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  • Koulibaly own goal hands Juventus dramatic win

    Napoli defender Kalidou Koulibaly scored an injury-time own goal to hand Juventus a 4-3 Serie A victory in Turin on Saturday after the visitors had fought back from three goals down.

  • Napoli win seven-goal thriller amid VAR controversy

    Napoli, runners-up in three of the last four seasons, hit back from conceding a contentious early penalty to win 4-3 at new-look Fiorentina in a hugely entertaining start to their Serie A campaign on Saturday.

  • Juve put one hand on title

    But the most emotional scenes came during Fiorentina's 3-1 defeat at Atalanta, who kept their hopes of Champions League football alive thanks to goals from Josip Ilicic, Alejandro Gomez and Robin Gosens.

  • Salah fires Liverpool into last 16

    Mohamed Salah's delightful first-half strike gave Liverpool a 1-0 win over Napoli at Anfield on Tuesday that sent them into the Champions League's last 16 and the Italian side crashing out.

  • Di Maria rescues a point for PSG

    Big-spending Paris St Germain avoided a defeat that could have derailed their Champions League campaign when Angel Di Maria curled in a delightful stoppage-time equaliser to rescue a 2-2 draw at home to Napoli on Wednesday.

  • Late Insigne strike sinks Liverpool

    Lorenzo Insigne’s 90th-minute winner gave Napoli a deserved 1-0 Champions League victory over Liverpool on Wednesday that saw the Italians move to the top of Group C.

  • Kalidou Koulibaly

    Last-gasp Koulibaly gives Napoli victory over Juve

    Senegalese defender Kalidou Koulibaly's stunning last-gasp goal keep Napoli's title hopes alive with a 1-0 win at Juventus closing the gap to just one point on the Serie A champions.

  • Paulo Dybala

    Dybala returns Juve to Serie A summit as Napoli held at Inter

    Paulo Dybala strikes twice to send Juventus to the top of Serie A with a 2-0 victory over Udinese as title rivals Napoli are held to a goalless draw at Inter Milan.

  • Napoli crush Cagliari to pull clear in Serie A

    Napoli pull four points clear at the top of Serie A with a 5-0 hammering of Cagliari a day after champions Juventus' game in Turin was snowed off.

  • Sarri warns Juve title chase on

    Maurizio Sarri warns Juventus that their days of Serie A domination were numbered as Napoli switched their focus to winning a first league title in nearly 30 years after their European exit.

  • Maurizio Sarri

    Sarri blasts Napoli's 'bad attitude' as focus back on Serie A

    Napoli coach Maurizio Sarri blasts his side's "bad attitude" in a 3-1 Europa League defeat to RB Leipzig but stresses that his team's focus this season was on the Serie A title.

  • Marek Hamsik

    Hamsik equals Maradona record as Napoli go top

    Marek Hamsik equals Diego Maradona's record as Napoli's all-time top goalscorer as they took advantage of Inter Milan's first defeat of the season to move top of Serie A with a 3-1 win at Torino.

  • 'Legend' Aguero hits record goal as Man City reach last 16

    Sergio Aguero becomes Manchester City's all-time record scorer and is described as "a legend" by coach Pep Guardiola whose side booked their place in the Champions League last-16 with a 4-2 win at Napoli.

  • Pep Guardiola

    Invincible Guardiola ripping up the record book

    Pep Guardiola takes his swaggering Manchester City side to the home of Italian league leaders Napoli on Wednesday knowing a win will guarantee qualification for the Champions League knockout stages with two games to spare.

  • City make it three out of three with win over Napoli

    Manchester City beat Napoli 2-1 in their Champions League Group F match to maintain their 100 percent record after three games.

  • Juventus, Napoli pull clear

    Champions Juventus and Napoli pull clear at the summit of Serie A as they continue their faultless campaigns as Inter Milan fall behind.

  • Napoli, Sevilla, Celtic into Champions League group stage

    A Jose Callejon goal help Napoli ease into the Champions League group stage, while Sevilla also went through and Celtic suffer a scare in Kazakhstan before winning their play-off tie.

  • Milan top challengers to Juve's magnificent seven

    Juventus, beaten Champions League finalists twice in the past three seasons, begin the 2017-2018 season looking to extend their current record of six consecutive title wins in Italy's Serie A.

  • Maradona’s wild night in Naples

    Diego Maradona enjoys a wild night in Naples after he attended a ceremony and received honorary citizenship from the Italian city.

  • Roma and Napoli keep title hopes alive

    Two goals each from Stephan El Shaarawy and Mohamed Salah keep Roma's Serie A title hopes alive as they twice came from behind to win 5-3 at Chievo Verona, while Napoli also stays in the running with a 4-1 home win over Fiorentina.

  • Higuain brace takes Juve to final despite Napoli defeat

    Gonzalo Higuain scored twice on his old Napoli hunting ground to send Juventus into the Italian Cup final despite a 3-2 defeat to their bitter rivals on Wednesday.

  • Juve hold out for tense draw at Napoli

    Serie A leaders Juventus withstood prolonged pressure as they held out for a tense 1-1 draw at third-placed Napoli in an absorbing match on Sunday.

  • Napoli fuming after Juve awarded two penalties in 3-1 win

    Napoli were left fuming after Juventus were awarded two penalties early in the second half on their way to a 3-1 win in the first leg of their Italian Cup semi-final on Tuesday.

  • Napoli suffer shock home defeat

    Napoli's remote hopes of overhauling Serie A leaders Juventus were dealt a possibly fatal blow when they lost 2-0 at home to Atalanta on Saturday and the Turin side ploughed on by beating Empoli by the same score.

  • Bayern rout Arsenal, Real fight back

    Bayern Munich routed Arsenal 5-1 in their Champions League last 16 first leg clash on Wednesday thanks to a blistering spell of three goals in 10 second-half minutes.

  • Napoli snatch 95th minute win

    Napoli scored in the fifth minute of stoppage time to snatch a 2-1 win over Sampdoria who had a player controversially sent off as Serie A resumed with a bang on Saturday.

  • Napoli snatch draw with last-gasp penalty

    Napoli substitute Manolo Gabbiadini converted a penalty with the last kick of the game to salvage a 3-3 draw at Fiorentina who were inspired by a superb display from Federico Bernardeschi.

  • 4-star Mertens

    Dries Mertens put four goals past England's Joe Hart as rampant Napoli completed a memorable 5-3 win over Torino to move up to third place in Serie A Sunday.

  • Mertens hits four as Napoli win eight-goal thriller

    Dries Mertens scored four goals, including a nine-minute first-half hat-trick, as Napoli forgot their scoring problems with a 5-3 win over Torino in Serie A on Sunday.

  • Mertens hattrick in Napoli's five

    Dries Mertens scored a hattrick to lead revitalised Napoli to a 5-0 rout at leaky Cagliari in Serie A on Sunday.