Pope warns against money in football

Pope Francis on Friday warned money "risks contaminating" football and called for a return to "sporting dignity" at a Vatican meeting with players from Italian Cup finalists Fiorentina and Napoli.

Napoli eye Rossi as potential Lavezzi replacement

Napoli will target Villarreal`s Italy forward Giuseppe Rossi if a potential suitor triggers Ezequiel Lavezzi`s release clause.

Milan down Fiorentina to keep Napoli at bay

AC Milan earned a crucial 2-1 win at Fiorentina to maintain their three point lead over Napoli, 2-0 winners at Bologna, at the top of Serie A.

Pato inspires Milan to crucial Serie A win over Napoli

Pato saw AC Milan inflict what could prove to be a fatal blow to Napoli`s Serie A title hopes.

Napoli and Liverpool held to scoreless draws in Europa League

Serie A title-chasers Napoli will travel to Spanish opponents Villarreal next week with their Europa League hopes in the balance after they were held 0-0 in their last 32 first-leg clash on Thursday.

Napoli edge Bologna to clinch Italian Cup quarter finals

Napoli secured a berth in the quarter finals of the Italian Cup with a 2-1 win over guests Bologna at Naples` San Paolo stadium.

Last-gasp Napoli beat Palermo as strike looms

Christian Maggio netted five minutes into stoppage time to give fourth-placed Napoli a 1-0 win over Palermo on Monday in the final Serie A match for almost two weeks unless a players` strike is avoided.

Napoli rally to heap more misery on Juventus

Napoli revived their hopes of claming Serie A`s final Champions League qualifying slot and dented Juventus`s when they heaped more misery on the Turin side with a 3-1 comeback win on Thursday.

Napoli beat lowly Livorno, Palermo climb to fifth

Napoli consolidated fourth place in Serie A by beating lowly Livorno 2-0 away on Sunday and Palermo climbed to fifth with a 3-0 home win over Fiorentina.

Napoli unbeaten run continues

Napoli went 14 games unbeaten under coach Walter Mazzarri following a 1-0 home victory against Sampdoria on Sunday that boosted their growing challenge for a top four finish.

Napoli held at second-from-bottom Catania

Napoli`s impressive form under new coach Walter Mazzarri appeared to fizzle out on Saturday when they were held 0-0 at second-from-bottom Catania in Serie A.

Napoli stun Juventus as Milan win in Serie A

Napoli fought back from a two-goal deficit for the second time in three days to shock Juventus 3-2 in Turin on Saturday and prevent Ciro Ferrara`s team from closing the gap on leaders Inter Milan.

Quickfire Inter down Napoli, Milan lose

Two goals in the first five minutes helped Inter Milan ease to the top of Serie A with a 3-1 win over Napoli on Wednesday.