NAPOLI NEWS

Gervinho credited Rudi Garcia with his great season at Roma and joked about beating Usain Bolt in a race.
Kevin Strootman was amused by his nickname and revealed why he chose to join Roma.
Rafa Benitez saw a “positive reaction” from Napoli and believes they can knock Roma out of the Coppa Italia.
Rudi Garcia believes Roma and Gervinho “can do a lot better” after a thrilling 3-2 Coppa Italia win over Napoli.
Daniele De Rossi hailed Coach Rudi Garcia for giving Roma “the right mentality” after their 3-2 win over Napoli.
Napoli fought back from 2-0 down, but Gervinho secured Roma’s 3-2 victory in the Coppa Italia semi-final first leg.
Francesco Totti and Gervinho face Marek Hamsik and Gonzalo Higuain in tonight’s Roma-Napoli Coppa Italia semi-final.
Catania goalkeeper Alberto Frison has been diagnosed with a thigh strain, so Mariano Andujar is recalled.
Napoli target Jackson Martinez has admitted that the Italian top-flight is ‘fascinating’ and is open to a move to Serie A.
Napoli are interested in signing Jose Maria Callejon’s brother Juan Miguel, reports have claimed this morning.
Marcelo Lippi is confident that tonight’s Coppa Italia clash between Roma and Napoli will a tight affair.
Paolo Cannavaro has admitted that he ‘dreamed’ of ending his career at Napoli, but is happy to have joined Sassuolo.
Napoli’s Europa League opponents Swansea City have parted company with manager Michael Laudrup.
There is good news for Napoli, as Valon Behrami is back in the squad for tomorrow’s Coppa Italia clash with Roma.
Rudi Garcia doesn’t believe that his men will be at an advantage when they face Napoli tomorrow, having had the weekend off.
Rafa Benitez has defended his penchant for rotating Napoli’s line-up, as he insists Champions League qualification is their priority.
Giovanni Trapattoni has mused that Rafa Benitez needs to remember he is in Italy and not Spain or England, when applying certain philosophies.
Jorghino’s agent has insisted that the Napoli playmaker is not annoyed with Rafa Benitez for leaving him out of the Europa League squad.
New signing Jorginho is the surprise omission from Napoli’s squad for their Europa League knockout campaign, which was announced today.
Vincent Candela has stoked the flames ahead of the Coppa Italia semi-final by claiming Roma have a better Coach than opponents Napoli.