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Senegal to miss stalwart Kalidou Koulibaly in Africa Cup of Nations final

The imposing centre back, who is regarded among the best in European club football, was cautioned for a second time in three matches after conceding a penalty in Sunday`s 1-0 semi-final win over Tunisia in Cairo and will be suspended for the final.

Jul 15, 2019, 16:20 PM IST

Serie-A: Napoli return to form with victory to send Frosinone towards the drop

The Belgian’s superb first-half free-kick was his 81st league strike for Napoli, sending him level with the Argentine at number three in the club`s all-time Serie A scoring charts, behind Antonio Vojak (102 goals) and Marek Hamsik (100).

Apr 28, 2019, 19:16 PM IST

Serie-A: Milan looking over their shoulders in 50 million euro race

Seven-times European champions AC Milan are still clinging to the cherished fourth spot but, after an indifferent run of form and results, are looking nervously over their shoulders. 

Apr 25, 2019, 18:38 PM IST

Carlo Ancelotti demands courage, intelligence and heart from Napoli

Bidding to win their first European trophy since a Diego Maradona-inspired side won the old UEFA Cup in 1989, Napoli host the English Premier League side on Thursday in the second leg of their tie, trailing 2-0 from last week`s first match.

Apr 17, 2019, 18:36 PM IST

Series A: Claudio Ranieri's problems mount as Napoli thump Roma 4-1

Second-placed Napoli stayed 15 points behind runaway leaders Juventus while Roma dropped to sixth with 47 points after losing for the second time in Ranieri`s three games in charge.

Mar 31, 2019, 20:53 PM IST

Serie-A: Claudio Ranieri's problems multiply as AS Roma face Napoli

Ranieri, who was appointed one week after being fired by English Premier League side Fulham where he had been in charge for three months, appears to have leapt from the frying pan into the fire. 

Mar 28, 2019, 18:42 PM IST

Liverpool need improved away show for Champions League progress : Virgil van Dijk

The Merseyside club travel to Germany for the second leg of their last-16 tie after the sides played out a 0-0 draw at Anfield in last month's first leg.

Mar 12, 2019, 10:20 AM IST

Series A: Napoli miss late penalty as Juventus seal 2-1 win

The win, courtesy of goals from Miralem Pjanic and Emre Can, took Juve 16 points clear of Napoli.

Mar 04, 2019, 09:49 AM IST

Napoli held again in latest Serie A stalemate against Torino

Napoli were held to stalemates by AC Milan and Fiorentina in their last two away games and failed to find the net once again at the Stadio San Paolo.

Feb 18, 2019, 11:15 AM IST

Arsenal lose against BATE as Chelsea, Napoli win in Europa League

Spanish sides Sevilla, Valencia and Villarreal also tasted victory on the road, while Benfica, Club Brugge and Plzen have the upper hand heading into next week`s second legs of the Europa League. 

Feb 15, 2019, 06:58 AM IST

Serie-A: Wasteful Napoli held 0-0 at Fiorentina

Napoli, whose hopes of winning the title last season effectively ended with a 3-0 defeat in the same fixture, were left eight points behind leaders Juventus who visit Sassuolo on Sunday. 

Feb 10, 2019, 12:12 PM IST

Napoli say midfielder Marek Hamsik's move to China delayed over payment issue

Napoli did not name the club or say how long the move would be held up for, although they still have time to complete a deal with the transfer window in China open until Feb. 28. 

Feb 07, 2019, 12:56 PM IST

Bologna hand Sinisa Mihajlovic winning Serie A debut by sinking Inter Milan

Inter were knocked out of the Coppa Italia by Lazio on penalties, a result that followed a defeat by Torino and draw with Sassuolo in their first two league games since the winter break.

Feb 04, 2019, 15:21 PM IST

Sampdoria striker Fabio Quagliarella misses out on record as Napoli thump Sampdoria

Quagliarella, 36, was unlucky to face Kalidou Koulibaly, arguably the toughest defender in Serie A this season, and did not get much of a look-in as he remained level with Gabriel Batitusta, the only other player to score in 11 successive games.

Feb 03, 2019, 12:58 PM IST

Argentina striker Gonzalo Higuain completes Chelsea loan deal from Juventus

Higuain joins Chelsea after his year-long loan spell with AC Milan was cut to less than six months. 

Jan 24, 2019, 11:04 AM IST

Serie A: Red-carded Francesco Acerbi's 149-match run ends as Napoli beat Lazio

After playing 148 matches in a row and staying on the pitch for the full 90 minutes in each, the 30-year-old's run ended when he was given a second yellow card for a foul on Jose Callejon in the 70th minute.

Jan 21, 2019, 12:38 PM IST

Italian match officials to follow FIFA guidelines over racism

FIFA and European soccer body UEFA have adopted a so-called three-step procedure in cases of racism which involves a warning to the crowd, followed by the interruption of play and, ultimately, the calling-off of the match.

Jan 15, 2019, 16:04 PM IST

Napoli get late goal to defeat Bologna in Series A clash

Napoli will lock horns with Lazio while Bologna will take on SPAL in their next Series A clash. 

Dec 30, 2018, 18:04 PM IST

Juventus striker Juan Cuadrado undergoes knee surgery

The 30-year-old, capped 75 times, picked up the injury in Juventus`s 2-1 defeat at Swiss side Young Boys in the Champions League group stage on Dec. 12.

Dec 29, 2018, 15:02 PM IST

Serie-A: Superb Arkadiusz Milik strike seals late win for Napoli

Napoli remained second in the standings, six points clear of Inter Milan, with the gap to Juventus remaining at eight points following the champions` 1-0 win over local rivals Torino on Saturday. 

Dec 17, 2018, 16:16 PM IST