NAPOLI NEWS

Napoli have the chance to close the gap on leaders Juventus to just two points as they take on Sampdoria with Pablo Armero and Lorenzo Insigne.
Roma captain Francesco Totti wishes Diego Milito a speedy recovery and mourns ex-Napoli man Carmelo Imbriani.
Lorenzo Insigne and Valon Behrami return to the Napoli squad for tomorrow afternoon’s game against Sampdoria.
Angelo Palombo has not recovered in time for Sampdoria’s trip to Napoli on Sunday afternoon.
Walter Mazzarri blasted his Napoli players for their Europa League embarrassment, targeted Sampdoria and aimed a sideswipe at Antonio Conte. “I don’t give a damn what Juventus do.”
Marek Hamsik admits he and his Napoli teammates were “ashamed” after their 3-0 home defeat to Viktoria Plzen.
Fabio Capello insists Napoli are the only other contenders for the Scudetto and considers tonight’s battle between Roma and Juventus.
Napoli's Stadio San Paolo will undergo maintenance work within the next few months to the cost of just under €1m.
Sampdoria boss Delio Rossi has insisted that Mauro Icardi is only thinking about playing well for the club.
Napoli boss Walter Mazzarri is at the top of Roma’s wish-list when it comes to appointing their next Coach, claims TMW.
Genoa insist that Napoli have made no move regarding a possible summer bid for Ciro Immobile.
Napoli will wear black armbands in their game against Sampdoria on Sunday following the death of former player Carmelo Imbriani.
Napoli insist they won’t take part in a bidding war for Sampdoria hotshot Mauro Icardi at the end of the season.
Marek Hamsik has admitted that Napoli’s Europa League campaign is almost over after the 3-0 home loss to Viktoria Plzen on Thursday.
Walter Mazzarri admits Napoli “were superficial” and contributed to their disastrous 3-0 home defeat against Viktoria Plzen.
Napoli are practically out of the Europa League after a shock 3-0 home defeat to Viktoria Plzen, as they paid the price for errors in attack and defence. It is the heaviest home loss in their UEFA history.
Leandro Damiao is wanted by clubs all over the world, but the Brazilian’s agent confirms “the Italian championship is a goal for Damiao.”
Edinson Cavani, Christian Maggio and Goran Pandev start, while Rolando makes his Napoli debut in the Europa League tie with Viktoria Plzen.
There has been a change of plan for Napoli against Viktoria Plzen tonight, as Lorenzo Insigne dropped out and Paolo Cannavaro has been added to the squad.
Lazio defender Modibo Diakite could make a move to Anzhi Makhachkala this month, according to reports in Russia.