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Napoli in European last-chance saloon at Fiorentina

Thu, 16 May 2024 - 01:51 GMT

Napoli's defence of the Serie A title has long since ended and they must beat Fiorentina on Friday to have any hope of playing European football next season.

Napoli fight back to draw with Barcelona in dull game

Thu, 22 Feb 2024 - 05:29 GMT

Napoli fought back to hold visitors Barcelona to a dour 1-1 draw in their Champions League last-16 first leg on Wednesday as Victor Osimhen cancelled out Robert Lewandowski's opener.

Napoli president confirms Osimhen set to leave, Mourinho not on their radar

Sat, 27 Jan 2024 - 11:09 GMT

Napoli president Aurelio De Laurentiis confirmed that Victor Osimhen will leave the club at the end of the season, while also ruling out that Jose Mourinho will come on board to coach the Serie A club.

Wasteful Napoli held to goalless draw by visiting Monza

Sat, 30 Dec 2023 - 12:07 GMT

Napoli's pursuit of a top-four spot took a hit as they were held to a 0-0 draw at home to Monza, who missed a penalty, after the hosts spurned several chances in their Serie A clash on Friday.

Napoli look to get title defence back on track against leaders Inter

Fri, 01 Dec 2023 - 01:31 GMT

Serie A champions Napoli host league leaders Inter Milan on Sunday, with the title defenders looking to show the title pretenders that they are not out of the Scudetto race just yet.

Real Madrid secure top spot after recovering to beat Napoli 4-2

Thu, 30 Nov 2023 - 11:52 GMT

Two late goals by 19-year-old Nico Paz and Joselu gave Real Madrid a 4-2 fightback win against Napoli on Wednesday, securing the top spot in Champions League Group C with one round of matches remaining.

Last two Scudetto winners come face to face as Napoli host Milan

Fri, 27 Oct 2023 - 09:20 GMT

This weekend's Serie A fixtures pit the last two Scudetto winners against each other, as defending champions Napoli host AC Milan on Sunday.

Napoli say they never intended to offend Osimhen amid row

Fri, 29 Sep 2023 - 10:12 GMT

The Italian side posted a video on TikTok with a high pitched voice showing Osimhen missing a penalty in their 0-0 draw against Bologna on Sunday, which was later deleted.

Kvaratskhelia named Player of the Season in Serie A

Sat, 03 Jun 2023 - 11:29 GMT

The Georgia international had an impressive season, helping Napoli secure their first Scudetto in 33 years with his contribution of 12 goals and 10 assists in 33 games.

Naples celebrates wildly after securing Serie A title, dozens injured

Fri, 05 May 2023 - 12:49 GMT

Mass street partying, punctuated by fireworks, flares, horns and firecrackers, began late on Thursday after the Napoli team secured the title with a 1-1 draw away at Udinese in northeast Italy.

Napoli v Salernitana potential title decider moved to Sunday

Fri, 28 Apr 2023 - 01:49 GMT

Runaway leaders Napoli could secure the club's third title and first since 1990 this weekend if they beat Salernitana and second-placed Lazio drop points against Inter Milan at San Siro.

Napoli's Osimhen to return for Champions League second leg v Milan

Thu, 13 Apr 2023 - 04:41 GMT

"The chances of him being available are 100% because the work schedule, it was made in that direction," Spalletti told Sky Sports in Italy.

Napoli back on the winning track thanks to Lecce own goal

Sat, 08 Apr 2023 - 03:59 GMT

Luciano Spalletti's side extended their lead at the top of the table to 19 points over second-placed Lazio, who will be in action against Juventus on Saturday.

Juventus ordered to partially close stadium after racist chants - Serie A

Fri, 07 Apr 2023 - 11:35 GMT

The Tribuna Sud section of Juve's Allianz Stadium will be closed for their game against Napoli on April 23 after racist chants were heard coming from that area during the 1-1 first leg draw against Inter.

Osimhen double sends Napoli into last eight for first time

Thu, 16 Mar 2023 - 07:06 GMT

"It wasn't easy, but we managed to reach a historical goal for Napoli," coach Luciano Spalletti said. "I hope we enjoy it now with the whole team and together with the fans."

Leaders Napoli move 18 points clear with 2-0 win at Sassuolo

Sat, 18 Feb 2023 - 10:27 GMT

Napoli have 62 points from 23 games ahead of second-placed Inter Milan, who host mid-table Udinese on Saturday, and are moving closer to ending a 33-year wait for the league title.

Spalletti heaps praise on two-goal hero Osimhen as Napoli rout Juventus

Sat, 14 Jan 2023 - 09:34 GMT

Napoli moved 10 points clear at the top of the standings after snapping Juventus's eight-match Serie A winning streak.

Inter end Napoli's unbeaten start as Juve extend winning streak to seven

Thu, 05 Jan 2023 - 09:57 GMT

Napoli are still top of the table with 41 points after 16 games but their advantage over second-placed AC Milan, who beat Salernitana 2-1, narrowed to five points.

Rangers defy UEFA with rendition of God Save the King

Thu, 15 Sep 2022 - 12:01 GMT

Rangers defied UEFA on Wednesday by playing Britain's national anthem ahead of their Champions League match against Napoli as a mark of respect for Queen Elizabeth after her death last week.

Napoli strike late after Politano penalty to beat Rangers 3-0

Thu, 15 Sep 2022 - 11:45 GMT

Napoli stayed on top of their Champions League group as Matteo Politano's penalty and late strikes by Giacomo Raspadori and Tanguy Ndombele sealed a 3-0 victory over 10-man Rangers at Ibrox on Wednesday and maintained their unbeaten start.

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