NAPOLI NEWS

Pepe Reina became the first goalkeeper ever to save Mario Balotelli’s penalty and confirmed he studied the striker.
Mario Balotelli saw a penalty saved for the first time in career, as Napoli ended their Milan curse to conquer San Siro 2-1.
Napoli President Aurelio De Laurentiis admits he has “superstitious fears” against Milan.
It’s a Scudetto showdown at San Siro, as Mario Balotelli’s Milan take on the Napoli of Gonzalo Higuain.
Pepe Reina has praised Rafa Benitez for bringing “a winning mentality” to Napoli ahead of tonight’s Milan clash.
Rafa Benitez is eyeing a Juan Mata reunion at Napoli after Jose Mourinho criticised the Chelsea benchwarmer.
Cristian Zapata admits he’s got previous with Gonzalo Higuain, calls Mario Balotelli ‘El Loco’ and hasn’t forgiven UEFA.
Milan have called up 20 players for the clash with Napoli, though Ignazio Abate and M’Baye Niang return.
Max Allegri doesn’t see why Napoli should be considered favourites against Milan, even if they have the “diabolical” Gonzalo Higuain.
Rafa Benitez expects two attacking teams to go at it on Sunday night, so “it doesn’t matter” whether Napoli or Milan are considered favourites.
There are reports Napoli striker Gonzalo Higuain was twice close to Milan, but turned them down.
Italy Coach Cesare Prandelli admits Giuseppe Rossi and Lorenzo Insigne are “surprising” him, while Francesco Totti could be at the World Cup.
Colombian media claim Napoli wing-back Juan Camilo Zuniga is very close to agreeing a move to Barcelona.
Jose Maria Callejon has described what life is like for a Partenopei player in Naples, admitting it is ‘unique’.
Inter’s Hugo Campagnaro expects former club Napoli to challenge Juventus in the Scudetto race this season.
Milan striker M’Baye Niang has declared himself fit and ready for action ahead of Sunday’s Serie A game against Napoli.
Milan chief Adriano Galliani insists the result of the game against Napoli won’t be too significant at this stage of the season.
Kevin Constant believes Milan have what it takes to finally bring a stop to Napoli’s winning start to the season.
Borussia Dortmund goalkeeper Mitchell Langerak won’t forget Lorenzo Insigne’s free kick in a hurry – he chipped his teeth on the upright!
There are fears the Roma-Napoli Serie A fixture could be moved in October due to a planned protest in the city.