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newsfootballa month ago

Reports | Tottenham’s move for Paulo Fonseca breaks down with Gennaro Gattuso linked

According to the Guardian, Tottenham’s attempt to make Paulo Fonseca their next manager has broken down despite the former AS Roma boss verbally agreeing to a contract. The report has further indicated that the North London side are considering a move for former AC Milan boss Gennaro Gattuso.
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newsfootball2 months ago

Napoli confirm appointment of Luciano Spalletti as their new manager

In a brief statement, Napoli have confirmed that they have appointed former Inter Milan and AS Roma boss Luciano Spalletti as their new manager. This comes not even a week after Gennaro Gattuso was confirmed to have left the club after Napoli failed to secure a place in the Champions League.
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newsfootball2 months ago

Aurelio De Laurentiis confirms that Napoli have parted ways with Gennaro Gattuso

Napoli owner Aurelio De Laurentiis confirmed that Gennaro Gattuso will be leaving the club at the end of this season with the club set to look for a new manager. Gattuso led the Partenopei to the Coppa Italia in 2020 but struggled this season with the club only finishing in a Europa League spot.
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featurefootball2 months ago

Relegation and European drama: Serie A and Bundesliga still have a lot to offer on the final day

While the league titles in Germany and Italy have already been decided, the season is far from over because we’ve got relegation, European drama and then some to play for. Just because Bayern Munich and Inter Milan have won their respective titles, it doesn’t mean the season is over, now does it?
Siddhant Lazar
newsfootball9 months ago

Angry that Napoli couldn’t play Juventus because of COVID-19, admits Gennaro Gattuso

In his first comment on the incident that saw his Napoli side handed a 3-0 defeat, Gennaro Gattuso has revealed that he was angry his team weren’t allowed to face Juventus. The Serie A handed the Partenopei a point deduction and a defeat after their local health authority refused to let them travel.
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newsfootball10 months ago

Reports | Juventus to be handed victory after Napoli fail to show up due to COVID-19 quarantine

According to Sky Sports, Napoli are set to be handed a 3-0 loss by the Serie A after they failed to show up for their match against Juventus in Turin. This comes after the local health authority reportedly refused to let the Partenopei travel after two squad members tested positive for COVID-19.
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newsfootball10 months ago

Juventus-Napoli will go on as conditions to postpone don’t apply to Napoli, asserts Serie A

The Serie A has revealed that Juventus’ clash against Napoli will go on as planned as there are no grounds to postpone it despite reports indicating that Napoli have been blocked from travelling. This comes after five people from both clubs including two players tested positive for COVID-19.
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newsfootball10 months ago

Would be more than happy to keep Kalidou Koulibaly at Napoli, proclaims Gennaro Gattuso

Amidst links with a move to Manchester City and Manchester United, Napoli boss Gennaro Gattuso has revealed that he would be pleased if Kalidou Koulibaly does stay at the club this summer. The 29-year-old has been heavily linked with a move to England this summer although no move has materialized.
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featurefootballa year ago

Napoli have been the architects of their downfall in the past but they have a chance to change their luck

There’s something about Napoli because when they are at their best, they are great but when it goes bad, it’s downright terrible. Their fall from grace after EL Diego left was an implosion of incredible propositions and this season looked like it might be worse, until Gennaro Gattuso stepped in.
Siddhant Lazar
newsfootballa year ago

Barcelona forced us to defend but they barely grazed Napoli, proclaims Gennaro Gattuso

Napoli boss Gennaro Gattuso insisted that Barcelona struggled to play against his side despite the game ending on level terms. The hosts opened the scoring via Dries Mertens’ record-equalling strike before Antoine Griezmann levelled the game with only the Blaugrana’s second and final shot on target.
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