WOLFSBURG v NAPOLI Volkswagen Arena, Wolfsburg Thursday 16th April, 2015, 19:05 GMT *** Wolfsburg and Napoli continue their Europa League campaigns on Thursday when they meet at the Volkswagen Arena in the first leg of the quarter-finals. The Germans saw off Inter Milan in the last round, while the Italians defeated Dynamo Moscow to seal their progress. Napoli will have their greatest test so far in this seasona s Europa League when they play against Wolfsburg on Thursday night. The Partenopei will travel to Germany for the first leg of the quarter finals on the 55th birthday of their coach Rafa Benitez, but it wona t be easy for his team to make it one to remember. Napoli have not played against strong opposition so far and they will be facing an in-form Wolfsburg team. On the other hand, the Neapolitans shouldna t be written off too quickly. Beniteza s team have scored three times or more in a match […]

Juventus conquered Napoli at the Stadio San Paolo for the first time in 14 years after their 3-1 win last night. Fourth placed Napoli came into this game full of confidence after their Super Cup win over Juventus in December along with an impressive away win at Cesena. New signing Manolo Gabbiadini was on the bench while Lorenzo Insigne, Michu, Juan Zuniga and Faouzi Ghoulam were all unavailable. Stephan Lichtsteiner had an ankle problem so Martin Caceres got his first start in over three months. Andrea Barzagli, Kwadwo Asamoah and Romulo were all sidelined. The home side sat back to invite Juventus pressure with the aim of hitting them on the counter. Summer signing Jonathan de Guzman should have given Napoli the lead when a Marek Hamsik pass was deflected onto his path by Giorgio Chiellini but he ballooned over from 12 yards. The deadlock was broken by a moment of magic from Frenchman Paul Pogba whose spectacular volley from […]