Luis Suarez brings more than just goals to Barcelona attack
Luis Suarez brings more than just goals to Barcelona attack

After a slow start at Barcelona, Luis Suarez now has a strike rate comparable to Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo, while his selfless style has also helped instill a spirit of camaraderie within their deadly attack.

Europa League: Clinical Napoli destroy Wolfsburg, Sevilla down Zenit
Europa League: Clinical Napoli destroy Wolfsburg, Sevilla down Zenit

Rafa Benitez worked his European magic again on Thursday as a rampant Napoli produced a superb display to beat VfL Wolfsburg 4-1 in Germany in the first leg of their Europa League quarter-final.

Carlos Tevez named in Argentina squad for friendlies
Carlos Tevez named in Argentina squad for friendlies

Argentina football coach Gerardo Martino has named Carlos Tevez in his squad for international friendlies in the United States later this month.

Inter Milan snatch draw as Napoli disintegrate
Inter Milan snatch draw as Napoli disintegrate

Inter Milan striker Mauro Icardi shrugged off unwanted laser pen attention to beat Napoli `keeper Mariano Andujar from the spot with a cheeky `Panenka` to help secure a 2-2 draw for the Nerazzurri on Sunday.

Kamil Glik winner halts Napoli charge in Serie A
Kamil Glik winner halts Napoli charge in Serie A

A second-half header from defender Kamil Glik halted Napoli`s charge towards second spot in Serie A as Torino ended their recent barren spell against the Partenopei to go eighth on Sunday.

AC Milan labour to goalless draw with Chievo
AC Milan labour to goalless draw with Chievo

AC Milan could only labour a goalless draw with Chievo in Serie A action on Saturday, leaving them ninth in the table, three off a potential European qualifying spot.

Gonzalo Higuain returns as Napoli sight second spot
Gonzalo Higuain returns as Napoli sight second spot

Argentina striker Gonzalo Higuain returns from a one-match suspension as Napoli look to boost their Champions League qualifying bid away to Torino this weekend, when struggling title hopefuls Roma host runaway leaders Juventus.

Napoli close on Roma, Icardi ties Tevez after Inter win
Napoli close on Roma, Icardi ties Tevez after Inter win

Second-half goals by Duvan Zapata and Marek Hamsik guided Napoli to a 2-0 win over Sassuolo and saw them close to within three points of Roma in Serie A on Monday.

Gonzalo Higuain's stoppage-time winner adds to Inter Milan misery
Gonzalo Higuain's stoppage-time winner adds to Inter Milan misery

Gonzalo Higuain pounced in stoppage time to give holders Napoli a 1-0 win over Inter Milan in their Coppa Italia quarter-final on Wednesday, adding to the misery for Roberto Mancini`s team.

Serie A: Dubious Gonzalo Higuain brace sees Napoli up to third
Serie A: Dubious Gonzalo Higuain brace sees Napoli up to third

Gonzalo Higuain struck a controversial brace including a late penalty in a 2-1 win over Genoa to send Rafael Benitez`s side up to third place in Italy`s Serie A on Monday.

Gonzalo Higuain fires Napoli up to third in Serie A
Gonzalo Higuain fires Napoli up to third in Serie A

A superb first-half strike from Gonzalo Higuain ended Lazio`s six-game unbeaten run and helped Napoli up to third place in Serie A after a precious 1-0 win away to the Biancocelesti on Sunday.

Napoli edge Juventus in dramatic penalty shootout to win Super Cup
Napoli edge Juventus in dramatic penalty shootout to win Super Cup

Napoli ended Juventus`s hopes of securing a record seventh Italian Super Cup after snatching a dramatic 6-5 shootout win in the final that stretched to 18 nerve-jangling penalties in Doha`s Jassim Bin Hamad Stadium on Monday.

Gonzalo Higuain strike moves Napoli up to third
Gonzalo Higuain strike moves Napoli up to third

Argentina striker Gonzalo Higuain scored his sixth goal in four consecutive games to secure a precious 1-0 win away to Fiorentina that moved Rafael Benitez`s side up to third in Serie A on Sunday.

Acrobatic Gonzalo Higuain goal sets up Napoli win over Roma
Acrobatic Gonzalo Higuain goal sets up Napoli win over Roma

Napoli`s Gonzalo Higuain scored early with an acrobatic volley, his fifth goal in three league games, to set them on the way to a convincing 2-0 win over sluggish AS Roma in Serie A on Saturday.

Uncaged Gonzalo Higuain delivers on Rafael Benitez goals demand
Uncaged Gonzalo Higuain delivers on Rafael Benitez goals demand

Coach Rafael Benitez believes Napoli have sent "an important signal" after striker Gonzalo Higuain ended his Serie A goal droughts with a hat-trick in a 6-2 win over Verona on Sunday.

Lionel Messi brace as Argentina put seven past Hong Kong
Lionel Messi brace as Argentina put seven past Hong Kong

Argentina strolled to a 7-0 friendly win over Hong Kong on Tuesday, with superstar Lionel Messi and Napoli striker Gonzalo Higuain both netting a brace.

Lionel Messi, Sergio Aguero in Argentine squad for friendlies in China
Lionel Messi, Sergio Aguero in Argentine squad for friendlies in China

Aires: Lionel Messi will captain the Argentina national football team, which also includes prolific striker Sergio Aguero, for friendlies in China against Brazil and Hong Kong.

Serie A: Jose Callejon comes to Napoli rescue at Sassuolo
Serie A: Jose Callejon comes to Napoli rescue at Sassuolo

A first-half strike from Spanish forward Jose Callejon sent Napoli back to winning ways in a 1-0 win at struggling Sassuolo on Sunday, even if they were saved late on by the woodwork.

Wrong boots cost Argentina World Cup, says Maradona
Wrong boots cost Argentina World Cup, says Maradona

Diego Maradona joked Thursday that Argentina lost the World Cup final to Germany because striker Gonzalo Higuain "had his boots on the wrong feet".

Carlos Tevez back in the frame for Argentina
Carlos Tevez back in the frame for Argentina

Recently-appointed Argentina coach Gerardo Martino said Wednesday he is set to hand Juventus striker Carlos Tevez an international lifeline after the former Manchester United and City star was left out of their World Cup squad.