NAPOLI NEWS

Napoli turned down a Cruzeiro offer for Paulo Henrique, but signed a player just because of his passport.
Napoli were the only top six team in the table to win in Week 21, as Dave Taylor puts together his best XI from the action.
Rafa Benitez warned it “was not an easy game” for Napoli at Chievo, but denied lacking “ambition” for second place.
Napoli conquered Chievo and moved within four points of Roma, as Lazio collapsed at Cesena and Torino put five past Sampdoria.
Napoli can move within four points of Roma, but first travel to their bete noir Chievo, who have already beaten them this season.
Gian Piero Gasperini and President Enrico Preziosi slammed referees after Genoa “conceded five irregular goals in four games.”
Rafa Benitez told Napoli “the key is winning against smaller teams” like Chievo, but left his future open-ended.
Napoli have a defensive crisis for Sunday’s match with Chievo after naming the squad.
Jackson Martinez “has his heart set on Serie A” with “Napoli, Roma, Milan or Juventus” top of his list, said the Porto striker’s agent.
Former Italy Coach Marcello Lippi see a Juventus side sprinting ahead of Roma, whilst he urges Napoli to aim for first place.
After a new round of games started following a long weekend of Serie A action Dave Taylor selects his best XI from Week 20.
Reports in Scotland claim that Roma and Napoli are interested in Aberdeen midfielder Ryan Jack.
Genoa President Enrico Preziosi says ‘we can’t go on like this’ after the Grifone’s controversial defeat to Napoli.
Rafa Benitez refused to discuss referees after Napoli’s controversial win over Genoa. “We were superior throughout.”
Gonzalo Higuain’s brace allowed Napoli to beat Genoa 2-1, but both goals were extremely controversial.
Napoli can go back into third place with a win, but host giant-killers Genoa this evening.
M’Baye Niang is already in the Genoa squad for tomorrow night’s trip to Napoli.
Miguel Angel Britos recovers, but Paulo Henrique is out of Napoli’s clash with Genoa on Monday.
Gian Piero Gasperini said Genoa will face Napoli “aware of our strengths. The most arrogant don’t always win.”
Dries Mertens assured he has “really no reason” to leave Napoli and understands Rafa Benitez’s squad rotation.