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Sarri learned of Napoli sack by watching TV

September 7, 2018

Chelsea manager Maurizio Sarri has claimed that he learned about his sack from Napoli when he saw his successor Carlo Ancelotti arriving on TV. The 59-year-old Italian tactician joined Chelsea in July after spending three years at the San Paolo. His arrival at Chelsea was preceded by series of speculation as a reported legal tussle […]

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De Laurentiis – Liverpool and Roma have the same owner

August 17, 2018

  Napoli president Aurelio De Laurentiis has claimed that Liverpool and Roma are have the same owner. He made the claim after revealing that his side made an offer to sign Brazilian goalkeeper Alisson from Roma before he left for Liverpool in a £67 million deal which made him the most expensive goalkeeper in the […]

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Maurizio Sarri’s contract resolved as Chelsea pay compensation fee

June 26, 2018

Reports in Italy suggest that Maurizio Sarri is a step closer to becoming the new manager at Stamford Bridge after being released from his Napoli contract. Sarri has already been replaced by Carlo Ancelotti at Napoli’s managerial helm and has reportedly agreed a deal with Chelsea FC. READ: Martinez to rest De Bruyne and Lukaku when […]

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Guardiola hails Chelsea target Sarri as one of the best

May 28, 2018

Man City manager, Pep Guardiola, has hailed former Napoli coach and Chelsea managerial target Maurizio Sarri as one of the absolute best in the game presently. Their sides faced each other in the course of the UEFA Champions League this season, where they showered praises on each other’s managerial style. The two might meet again […]

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Naples mayor seemingly attacks Juve, calls them thieves

April 30, 2018

  Naples mayor Luigi de Magistris appears to have attacked Serie A defending champions Juventus, calling them thieves. This is coming after Juventus got a foothold on the top spot, restoring their lead over Napoli who sit second after the latter lost 3 nil away to Fiorentina on Sunday having gone a man down. Juve […]

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Football thrills from the weekend across Europe’s major leagues

December 4, 2017

  Football is a crazy sport, and this was the case over the weekend as all sorts of surprises sprung up in key fixtures across Europe’s major leagues. Some teams are ‘due drop points’ as Paterson Mgbeoji, a notable Nigerian football OAP would say. However, Pep Guardiola and his Manchester City side once again escaped […]

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Marotta: I fear Inter Milan more than Napoli

November 6, 2017

  Beppe Marotta, the general manager of Juventus has disclosed his belief that Inter Milan will provide stiffer competition for Juventus in the defense of their Serie A title than Napoli. He opined this, irrespective of the fact that Napoli leads the Serie A after 12 games, 1 point above the defending champions and 2 […]

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De Bruyne downplays argument with David Silva during Napoli game

October 18, 2017

  Kevin De Bruyne has come out to place less significance on the argument between him and his Man City team-mate David Silva at half time in the UCL game against Napoli at the Etihad on Tuesday night. De Bruyne was reportedly shouting ‘let me talk’ thrice at Silva as the Spaniard and Fernandinho attempted […]

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Guadiola says Man City must adapt to Napoli’s playing style

October 16, 2017

  Ahead of a potential mouthwatering UCL encounter between Manchester City and Napoli, with both sides currently topping the table in their respective domestic leagues, Pep Guardiola has expressed his concern on how his side must approach the game, insisting that they must adapt to Napoli’s playing style. READ: Manolas likely to miss UCL games against […]

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Kostas Manolas set to miss both UCL games against Chelsea

October 16, 2017

  Serie A outfit Roma have released a statement to disclose the tests of the medical examinations that were conducted on defender Kostas Manolas. The Greek defender came off injured in the game against Napoli which they lost by a goal to nil, after sustaining a muscle injury and is now set to be out […]

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