EMPOLI NEWS

Elseid Hysaj will undergo his Napoli medical today before completing the transfer from Empoli.
Empoli defender Elseid Hysaj is on the verge of becoming a Napoli player, after reportedly agreeing a five-year contract.
Riccardo Saponara wants to prove that Empoli's endurance in Serie A is 'not an accident', and that they don't need 'big names'.
Empoli sporting director Marcello Carli confirms a €5m deal with Napoli for Elseid Hysaj, who calls it ‘a dream’.
After Vlad Chiriches flew in for a medical, now Empoli confirm Elseid Hysaj “will almost certainly join Napoli.”
Empoli fought back to beat Viareggio 4-1 in a friendly with Massimo Maccarone scoring twice.
Napoli have reportedly agreed a deal with Empoli for defender Elseid Hysaj, believed to be worth around €5m.
The 2015-16 Serie A fixture list was drawn up this evening, starting with Fiorentina v Milan, Verona-Roma and Juventus-Udinese.
Coach Maurizio Sarri reveals he was “close to Milan,” but he can change Napoli’s mentality and is not afraid to correct Raul Albiol.
Mirko Valdifiori says Napoli ‘must always go out to win’ as he discusses his experience since joining from Empoli.
Empoli confirm Elseid Hysaj is in talks with “an overseas club, not Napoli,” while Riccardo Saponara, Lorenzo Tonelli and Mario Rui stay.
Empoli have officially signed ex-Parma defender Andrea Costa as a free agent.
Empoli have officially signed right-back Luca Bittante from Fiorentina on a four-year contract.
Vincent Laurini and Alberto Pelagotti have officially renewed with Empoli, as confirmed by the club via a statement.
The agent of Empoli defender Lorenzo Tonelli says his client ‘would run to Naples’ to reunite with Maurizio Sarri at Napoli.
Maurizio Zamparini confirmed Palermo will get one of Gregoire Defrel, Jonathan Calleri or Sergio Araujo, but Torino can’t have Andrea Belotti.
Luigi Sepe completed a one-season loan at Fiorentina, but the Napoli goalkeeper said “I’m happy to stay for more than a year.”
Empoli have sold 36-year-old striker Francesco Tavano to Serie B side Avellino.
Maurizio Sarri unveiled his new Napoli today, complete with 4-3-3 tactics and the use of drone technology.
Albania Coach Gianni De Biasi urges Napoli to sign Empoli full-back Elseid Hysaj. “He is the ideal player for them.”