Maurizio Sarri

Manolo Gabbiadini in action for Napoli on November 5, 2015
West Ham United, Tottenham Hotspur to battle for Manolo Gabbiadini?
Spurs and West Ham prepare to rival one another for the signing of Napoli striker Manolo Gabbiadini, according to reports.
22:52
Juventus head coach Massimiliano Allegri smiles during the UEFA Champions League group stage match between Juventus and Manchester City FC at Juventus Arena on November 25, 2015
Massimiliano Allegri named Italy Coach of the Year for second time
Juventus manager Massimiliano Allegri wins the Italy Coach of the Year award for the second time having steered the Old Lady to a league and cup double last season.
Mar 7, 16:27
Napoli's coach Maurizio Sarri looks on during the UEFA Europa League match between Napoli and Club Brugge KV on September 17, 2015
Napoli boss Maurizio Sarri banned for two Coppa Italia matches
Napoli manager Maurizio Sarri is handed a two-game Coppa Italia ban for "highly offensive" comments towards Inter Milan boss Roberto Mancini.
Jan 21, 22:07
Gonzalo Higuain of Napoli celebrates after scoring goal 1-0 during the Serie A match between SSC Napoli and FC Internazionale Milano at Stadio San Paolo on November 30, 2015 in Naples, Italy.
Maurizio Sarri: 'Gonzalo Higuain best striker in world'
"Sensitive" Napoli forward Gonzalo Higuain is the best central striker in the world, according to Maurizio Sarri, head coach of the Italian side.
Dec 22, 22:49
Manchester United full-back Guillermo Varela in action for Uruguay Under-20s in January 2013.
Napoli 'planning bid for Guillermo Varela in January'
Manchester United right-back Guillermo Varela emerges as a key target for Napoli in the January transfer window.
Dec 14, 12:17
Napoli's coach Maurizio Sarri gestures during the Serie A match between SSC Napoli and FC Internazionale Milano at Stadio San Paolo on November 30, 2015 in Naples, Italy.
Maurizio Sarri slams 'complacent' Napoli
Maurizio Sarri says that his team showed a lack of concentration during their 3-2 defeat to Bologna.
Dec 6, 15:03
Gonzalo Higuain of Napoli celebrates after scoring goal 1-0 during the Serie A match between SSC Napoli and FC Internazionale Milano at Stadio San Paolo on November 30, 2015 in Naples, Italy.
Result: Gonzalo Higuain double sinks Inter Milan
Gonzalo Higuain scores twice as Napoli claim a 2-1 win over 10-man Inter Milan to move to the top of Serie A.
Nov 30, 21:59
Gonzalo Higuain of SSC Napoli celebrates after scoring his opening goal during the Serie A match between AC Chievo Verona and SSC Napoli at Stadio Marc'Antonio Bentegodi on October 25, 2015
Team News: Napoli make wholesale changes for Inter Milan visit
Napoli manager Maurizio Sarri makes eight changes to his side for their top-of-the-table Serie A clash against Inter Milan.
Nov 30, 19:05
Head coach of Napoli Maurizio Sarri looks on during the Serie A match between SSC Napoli and SS Lazio at Stadio San Paolo on September 20, 2015 in Naples, Italy.
Maurizio Sarri: 'Inter Milan will be difficult to beat'
Maurizio Sarri says that he feels no pressure as his Napoli side prepare to face league leaders Inter Milan at the Stadio San Paolo.
Nov 29, 14:16
Head coach of Napoli Maurizio Sarri looks on during the Serie A match between SSC Napoli and SS Lazio at Stadio San Paolo on September 20, 2015 in Naples, Italy.
Maurizio Sarri plays down title chances
Maurizio Sarri says that he is refusing to look beyond Napoli's upcoming fixtures, after helping the club to the top of the Serie A table.
Nov 22, 16:53
Fiorentina's Slovenian midfielder Josip Ilicic celebrates with teammates after scoring a penalty during the Italian Serie A football match Fiorentina vs Atalanta at the Artemio Franchi Stadium in Florence on October 4, 2015
Josip Ilicic: 'Inter Milan, Napoli not good enough to win Serie A'
Inter Milan and Napoli are not good enough to win this season's Serie A title, according to Fiorentina attacking midfielder Josip Ilicic.
Nov 21, 14:44
Francesco Lodi (R) of Parma FC competes for the ball with Roberto Soriano (L) of UC Sampdoria during the Serie A match on January 18, 2015
Roberto Soriano to join Napoli?
Napoli are plotting a move for Sampdoria midfielder Roberto Soriano, according to a report from Italy.
Nov 14, 16:17
Head coach of Napoli Maurizio Sarri looks on during the Serie A match between SSC Napoli and SS Lazio at Stadio San Paolo on September 20, 2015 in Naples, Italy.
Napoli head coach Maurizio Sarri blames Nike Serie A ball for goalscoring dip
Napoli head coach Maurizio Sarri blames Nike's new winter Serie A football for his side's dip in goalscoring form.
Nov 10, 22:24
Atalanta BC head coach Stefano Colantuono issues instructions during the Serie A match between Juventus FC and Atalanta BC at Juventus Arena on February 20, 2015
Udinese head coach Stefano Colantuono: 'Napoli best team in Italy'
Udinese head coach Stefano Colantuono believes that Napoli are currently the best side playing in Serie A, stating that his team must nullify the Azzurri's creativity.
Nov 7, 14:18
Jese Rodriguez of Real Madrid celebrates after scoring Real's 3rd goal during the La Liga match between Real Madrid CF and Levante UD at estadio Santiago Bernabeu on October 17, 2015
Napoli moving for Jese Rodriguez in January?
Napoli are preparing a move for Real Madrid winger Jese Rodriguez in January, according to reports.
Nov 7, 13:00
Jorginho of Napoli in action during the UEFA Europa League match between Napoli and Club Brugge KV on September 17, 2015
Agent: 'Jorginho could leave Napoli'
Brazilian midfielder Jorginho could leave Napoli in January if the Italian club receive an "irrefutable offer", according to the 23-year-old's agent.
Nov 3, 16:56
Napoli's midfielder from Slovakia Marek Hamsik tries to score against Genoa's goalkeeper from Italy Mattia Perin during the Italian Serie A football match Genoa Vs Napoli on November 1, 2015
Result: Napoli stutter against Genoa
Napoli miss out on the chance to go top of Serie A following a goalless draw against Genoa at the Stadio Luigi Ferraris.
Nov 1, 15:55
Napoli's Dries Mertens celebrates after scoring the opening goal against Hellas Verona during their Serie A match on January 12, 2014
Team News: Three changes for Napoli at Genoa
Napoli make three changes to their starting lineup as they travel to the Stadio Luigi Ferraris to face Genoa in Serie A.
Nov 1, 13:03
Napoli's Argentinian-French forward Gonzalo Higuain (R) celebrates with teammates after scoring during the Italian Serie A football match SSC Napoli vs SS Lazio on September 20, 2015 at the San Paolo stadium in Naples.
Gonzalo Higuain plays down Napoli title chances
Gonzalo Higuain says that there is "a long way to go" before Napoli can start talking about winning the Serie A title.
Oct 18, 16:59
Napoli's Argentinian-French forward Gonzalo Higuain (R) celebrates with teammates after scoring during the Italian Serie A football match SSC Napoli vs SS Lazio on September 20, 2015 at the San Paolo stadium in Naples.
Team News: Napoli unchanged for Fiorentina visit
Napoli manager Maurizio Sarri makes no changes to his side as they welcome Serie A rivals Fiorentina to the Stadio San Paolo.
Oct 18, 13:08
Paulo Sousa manager of ACF Fiorentina shouts instructions to his players during the Serie A match between ACF Fiorentina and Bologna FC at Stadio Artemio Franchi on September 23, 2015 in Florence, Italy.
Paulo Sousa: 'Fiorentina can compete with anyone'
Fiorentina manager Paulo Sousa believes that his team know they can compete with anyone as they prepare to face Napoli tomorrow.
Oct 17, 17:09
Napoli's Brazilian midfielder Allan (R) shoots to score past AC Milan's Spanish goalkeeper Diego Lopez during the Italian Serie A football match between AC Milan and Napoli at San Siro Stadium in Milan on October 4, 2015
Result: Napoli put four past lowly AC Milan at the San Siro
Napoli move into sixth spot in the Serie A table after putting four goals past hosts AC Milan at the San Siro.
Oct 4, 21:38
Carlos Bacca (R) of AC Milan is challenged by Massimo Volta (L) of AC Perugia during the TIM Cup match between AC Milan and AC Perugia at Stadio Giuseppe Meazza on August 17, 2015
Team News: Luiz Adriano, Carlos Bacca lead AC Milan line against Napoli
Hosts AC Milan start with a strike partnership of Luiz Adriano and Carlos Bacca against visiting Napoli in Serie A.
Oct 4, 19:19
Napoli's Argentinian-French forward Gonzalo Higuain (R) celebrates with teammates after scoring during the Italian Serie A football match SSC Napoli vs SS Lazio on September 20, 2015 at the San Paolo stadium in Naples.
Result: Napoli fire five past Lazio, Gonzalo Higuain scores brace
Napoli put five goals past Lazio in their Serie A clash as Maurizio Sarri's side move up to 11th position in the league table, one point behind Stefano Pioli's men.
Sep 20, 21:38
Jose Maria Callejon of Napoli celebrates after scoring goal 1-0 during the UEFA Europa League quarter-final second leg match between SSC Napoli and VfL Wolfsburg on April 23, 2015
Team News: Jose Callejon starts up front in a much-changed Napoli side against Lazio
Jose Callejon starts alongside Gonzalo Higuain for Napoli in their Serie A clash with Lazio.
Sep 20, 19:10
General view prior to the Serie A match between Empoli FC and AC Chievo Verona at Stadio Carlo Castellani on August 23, 2015
Team News: Two changes for Napoli against Empoli
Napoli manager Maurizio Sarri makes two changes to his side for their Serie A clash against his former club Empoli.
Sep 13, 13:04
AC Milan's Mario Balotelli in action during a friendly match against Chelsea on August 4, 2013
Preview: AC Milan vs. Empoli
Sports Mole looks ahead to this weekend's Serie A match between AC Milan and Empoli.
Aug 27, 21:31
Napoli's forward from Argentina and France Gonzalo Higuain celebrates after scoring during the Italian Serie A football match SSC Napoli vs SS Lazio on May 31, 2015
Team News: Gonzalo Higuain starts for Napoli
Gonzalo Higuain leads the attack for Napoli as they begin their Serie A campaign away to Sassuolo.
Aug 23, 19:33
 Gonzalo Higuain of Napoli celebrates after scoring goal 3-1 during the UEFA Europa League Round of 16 football match between SSC Napoli and FC Dinamo Moskva at the San Paolo Stadium on March 12, 2015
Preview: Sassuolo vs. Napoli
Sports Mole previews the match between Sassuolo and Napoli on the opening weekend of the 2015-16 Serie A season.
Aug 21, 18:13
Racing Post footy expert Mark Langdon
Interview: 'Racing Post' football expert Mark Langdon discusses his tips for the season
Sports Mole caught up with Racing Post football expert Mark Langdon to see how his pre-season picks are getting on after the first two weeks of the season.
Aug 21, 14:18
Napoli's Slovakian midfielder Marek Hamsik (R) celebrates after scoring his team's second goal with his team-mates during the UEFA Europa League first-leg quarter-final football match on April 16, 2015
Marek Hamsik glad to see Rafael Benitez leave Napoli
Napoli ace Marek Hamsik hits out at Rafael Benitez's style and hopes that his departure will coincide with a return to form.
Aug 7, 12:38
Matias Vecino of Empoli FC celebrates with his team-mate Elseid Hysaj after scoring the opening goal during the Serie A match between Parma FC and Empoli FC at Stadio Ennio Tardini on November 23, 2014
Napoli 'agree deal for Elseid Hysaj'
Empoli defender Elseid Hysaj is on the verge of a €5m (£3.5m) move to Napoli, according to a report.
Jul 28, 20:16
Francesco Totti #10 with his teammates of AS Roma celebrates after scoring the opening goal from penalty spot during the Serie A match between AS Roma and Atalanta BC at Stadio Olimpico on April 19, 2015
Five teams that could beat Juventus to the Serie A title
Sports Mole takes a look at five clubs who could challenge Juventus for the Serie A title this season.
Jul 26, 15:56
Riccardo Saponara of Empoli FC celebrates after scoring a goal during the Serie A match between Empoli FC and SSC Napoli at Stadio Carlo Castellani on April 30, 2015
Empoli reject Napoli bid for Riccardo Saponara
Empoli say that they are confident of keeping hold of Riccardo Saponara, after rejecting an offer from Napoli for the midfielder.
Jul 6, 15:24
AC Milan's Spanish forward Fernando Torres (L) fights for the ball with Empoli's midfielder Mirko Valdifiori during the Italian Serie A football match Empoli vs AC Milan on September 23, 2014
Empoli midfielder Mirko Valdifiori completes Napoli switch
Napoli announce that they have completed the signing of Italy international Mirko Valdifiori.
Jun 20, 14:04
AC Milan's Spanish forward Fernando Torres (L) fights for the ball with Empoli's midfielder Mirko Valdifiori during the Italian Serie A football match Empoli vs AC Milan on September 23, 2014
Mirko Valdifiori to undergo Napoli medical
Empoli confirm that midfielder Mirko Valdifiori will undergo a medical with Serie A rivals Napoli at the weekend.
Jun 19, 20:59
Head coach of Empoli Maurizio Sarri looks on during the Serie A match between Hellas Verona FC and Empoli FC at Stadio Marc'Antonio Bentegodi on May 17, 2015
Maurizio Sarri appointed new Napoli manager
Maurizio Sarri takes over as manager of Napoli, following the recent departure of Rafael Benitez to Real Madrid.
Jun 11, 22:58
Head coach of Empoli Maurizio Sarri looks on during the Serie A match between Hellas Verona FC and Empoli FC at Stadio Marc'Antonio Bentegodi on May 17, 2015
Maurizio Sarri resigns as Empoli manager
Empoli confirm that manager Maurizio Sarri has resigned after three seasons with the Serie A club.
Jun 4, 12:42
Inter Milan's coach Roberto Mancini gestures during the Serie A football match between AC Milan and Inter at San Siro Stadium in Milan on November 23, 2014
Preview: Inter Milan vs. Empoli
Sports Mole previews the match in Serie A between Inter Milan and Empoli.
May 29, 20:23
Napoli's French-Argentinian forward Gonzalo Higuain (R) celebrates after scoring a goal during the Italian Serie A football match between SSC Napoli and UC Sampdoria on April 26, 2015
Preview: Empoli vs. Napoli
Sports Mole previews Thursday night's Serie A clash between Empoli and Napoli at the Stadio Carlo Castellani.
Apr 28, 11:16
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2Tottenham HotspurSpurs311710456243261
3Arsenal30167748301855
4Manchester CityMan City30156952322051
5West Ham UnitedWest Ham301311647351250
6Manchester UnitedMan Utd30148838271150
7Southampton31138104132947
8Stoke CityStoke31137113437-346
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10Chelsea30101194541441
11West Bromwich AlbionWest Brom30109113037-739
12Everton29911951411038
13Bournemouth31108133850-1238
14Watford30107133032-237
15Swansea CitySwansea3199133140-936
16Crystal Palace3096153240-833
17Norwich CityNorwich3177173254-2228
18Sunderland3068163655-1926
19Newcastle UnitedNewcastle3067172955-2625
20Aston Villa3137212258-3616