Napoli forward Marek Hamsik hopes that their loss to Juventus in a top-of-the-table-clash on Saturday will propel them on for the rest of the season.The Slovakia international admitted he felt the Serie A leaders were slightly fortunate to run out 2-0 winners in Turin and that a defensive error for Martin Caceres' goal cost them at least a point.
Napoli midfielder Gokhan Inler insists his side can still win the Serie A title despite losing 2-0 to Juventus on Saturday.Walter Mazzarri's men succumbed to a 2-0 defeat at Juventus Stadium with late goals from Martin Caceres and Paul Pogba condemning them to a first league defeat of the season.
Juventus teen prospect Paul Pogba said his desire to join the Serie A leaders blossomed over the off-season.Fresh from scoring his first goal in Juve colours during the team's 2-0 victory over Napoli on Saturday, the 19-year-old highlighted the role former France and Juventus midfielder Patrick Vieira played in helping him select his destination of choice, once he decided to depart Manchester United.
Juventus assistant Angelo Alessio has credited suspended manager Antonio Conte for the moves behind his team's 2-0 victory over Napoli.The Turin club moved three points clear of second-placed Napoli with the win on Saturday, extending their unbeaten streak in Serie A to 47 matches.
Luciano Moggi has stoked the fires ahead of Juventus' clash against Napoli by saying Walter Mazzarri was never considered by his old club.The 51-year-old coach shot to prominence at the end of the 2010/11 campaign after leading Napoli to third place in the Serie A and Champions League football the following season.
Pavel Nedved believes Juventus and Napoli are the two best teams in the Serie A ahead of their top-of-the-table clash on Saturday.The star Czech Republic midfielder says the match in Turin will not be decisive in the title race just yet, and hopes the recent internationals will not affect the game.
Juventus midfielder Claudio Marchisio hopes his team can deal Napoli a 'psychological blow' when they meet on Saturday.Unbeaten in 46 Serie A games, Juventus host Napoli in a blockbuster top-of-the-table clash which Marchisio is eagerly anticipating.
Juventus attacker Sebastian Giovinco believes his club are becoming unpopular with other Serie A teams due to their ongoing success.Antonio Conte's team remained unbeaten in the league last season and are yet to be defeated this term.
Top sides Juventus and Napoli meet in a cracking start to the weekend's Serie A matches as Lazio aim to keep pace with the frontrunners.Most of the attention will be on Saturday night's clash between table-topping Juventus, who put their 46-match unbeaten streak on the line when they host Napoli, second to the Bianconeri on goal difference alone.
Napoli boss Walter Mazzarri has dismissed the hype surrounding his side's upcoming match against Juventus.The pair have both taken 19 points from their opening seven Serie A games and look set to battle it out for the league crown, but the 51-year-old said the match is no more important than any other domestic fixture.
Juventus midfielder Simone Padoin is eagerly anticipating the upcoming Serie A game against Napoli after the international break.Juve and the Walter Mazzarri's side have both collected 19 points from their opening seven league games, and Padoin anticipates an interesting match against the Neapolitans.
Goran Pandev is looking to avenge Napoli's 4-2 Supercoppa Italiana loss against Juventus when both sides meet after the international break.The Naples side was beaten in controversial fashion at the start of the season as they had two players dismissed - one of which was Pandev himself - while Juventus were awarded a spot-kick, and the Macedonia international is desperate to make amends on October 20 in Turin.
|23-10||Hamsik: Juventus defeat will spur Napoli on|
|21-10||Inler: Juventus loss a minor setback|
|21-10||Pogba yearned for Juventus|
|21-10||Alessio pays tribute to Conte|
|20-10||Moggi: Juve never approached Mazzarri|
|20-10||Nedved: Juve, Napoli Italy´s best|
|19-10||Marchisio eager to lower Napoli morale|
|19-10||Giovinco unfazed by unpopularity of Juve|
|19-10||Serie A preview: Top-two clash in the main event|
|13-10||Mazzarri talks down Juventus blockbuster|
|13-10||Padoin: Napoli, Juve are big title hopes|
|12-10||Pandev hungry for revenge|