Napoli Features

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Benitez offers Juventus his insight on Benfica

Ben Gladwell, Italy Correspondent | April, 14 2014

Napoli coach Rafael Benitez has offered his services to Serie A rivals Juventus in a bid to help them reach the final of the Europa League this season. • Rzouki: Are Juve ready for top European teams? Juve were drawn against Benfica -...

Napoli president draws line under fan confrontation

Ben Gladwell, Italy Correspondent | April, 10 2014

Napoli president Aurelio De Laurentiis has drawn a line under his confrontation with a fan in Parma at the weekend after he refused to accept his apologies. The confrontation occurred following Napoli's 1-0 defeat to Parma when a fan, outside ...

Napoli move towards stadium renovation

Ben Gladwell, Italy Correspondent | April, 8 2014

Napoli have moved a step closer to bringing the Stadio San Paolo up to modern standards after paying off all their outstanding rent on the city-owned property. The Serie A club announced they had transferred a sum of more than six million euro...

Report: De Laurentiis confronts angry Napoli fan

Ben Gladwell, Italy Correspondent | April, 7 2014

Napoli president Aurelio De Laurentiis was involved in an angry confrontation with a fan outside Parma's Tardini stadium after his side's 1-0 defeat to the Gialloblu according to a report. • De Laurentiis threatens move La Gaz...

Marotta: Napoli acted like small club

Ben Gladwell, Italy Correspondent | April, 4 2014

Juventus general manager Beppe Marotta has ridiculed Napoli for their "small club" excitement after beating the Bianconeri at the weekend. • Rzouki: Inefficient Juve find a way Speaking to reporters in Lyon prior to Juve's 1-0 wi...

Napoli chief threatens England move

Ben Gladwell, Italy Correspondent | April, 1 2014

Napoli president Aurelio De Laurentiis has threatened to uproot the club and move to England if his plans to purchase and redevelop the Stadio San Paolo are not approved. • Gladwell: Not the best of friends • Conte blasts ...

Conte: Napoli spent far more than us

Ben Gladwell, Italy Correspondent | March, 31 2014

Juventus coach Antonio Conte says his side's 2-0 defeat to Napoli on Sunday night should not be surprising in view of the money Rafael Benitez has spent since taking charge. • Gladwell: Napoli show progress The Campania club became only the ...

Benitez targets second with Napoli

Selene Scarsi | March, 27 2014

Napoli coach Rafael Benitez says his side are still aiming for second spot in Serie A after being encouraged by a 4-2 win at Catania on Wednesday night. The Azzurri have struggled in such games this season, dropping points against si...

Shaqiri: I never said I wanted to leave Bayern

ESPN staff | March, 23 2014

Bayern Munich winger Xherdan Shaqiri has stressed that he is not actively seeking to leave the club. • Rummenigge angered by Klopp Bayern boss Pep Guardiola has described Shaqiri as his “most important bench player” but the ...

Napoli focused on Europa League clash vs. Porto

Ben Gladwell, Italy Correspondent | March, 19 2014

Rafa Benitez says the Europa League is Napoli’s only concern right now. The Partenopei host Porto in the second leg of the last 16 on Thursday looking to overturn a 1-0 defeat from their first clash. Third-placed Napoli are also lookin...

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