Mertens matches Maradona’s 81 Serie A goals in Napoli win

Soccer 04/28/19, 16:25

Dries Mertens matched Diego Maradona with his 81st Serie A goal for Napoli and Carlo Ancelotti's squad bounced back from a run of poor results for a 2-0 win at relegation-threatened Frosinone on Sunday. Mertens scored the opener with a perfectly executed free kick around Frosinone's wall into the near top ...

Mertens matches Maradona’s 81 Serie A goals in Napoli win

Soccer 04/28/19, 10:20

Dries Mertens matched Diego Maradona with his 81st Serie A goal for Napoli and Carlo Ancelotti's squad bounced back from a run of poor results for a 2-0 win at relegation-threatened Frosinone on Sunday.Mertens scored the opener with a perfectly executed free kick around Frosinone's wall into the near top ...

Napoli record-holder Hamsik finalizes move to Dalian Yifang

Soccer 02/14/19, 09:04

Napoli president Aurelio De Laurentiis said captain Marek Hamsik has joined Dalian Yifang of the Chinese Super League.De Laurentiis, speaking ahead of Napoli's Europa League game against Zurich on Thursday, said Hamsik "has gone."No financial details were released but local media reports say Dalian paid 20 million euros for Hamsik, ...

Insigne scores as Napoli beats Sampdoria 3-0 in Serie A

Soccer 02/02/19, 14:22

Lorenzo Insigne ended his goal drought as Napoli beat Sampdoria 3-0 on Saturday to keep Serie A leader Juventus within its sights.Arkadiusz Milik and Insigne scored quickfire goals in the first half and Simone Verdi added a late penalty as second-placed Napoli moved to eight points behind Juventus, which hosts ...

Napoli beats Red Star 3-1 but will have to wait to progress

Soccer 11/28/18, 17:14

Dries Mertens scored twice as Napoli comfortably saw off Red Star Belgrade 3-1 on Wednesday, but the Italian side will have to wait to book its place in the Champions League knockout stage.Marek Hamsik netted Napoli's other goal, while Ben Nabouhane pulled a late goal back for Red Star. However, ...

Czechs beat Slovakia in UEFA Nations League; Gibraltar wins

Soccer 10/13/18, 15:40

Substitute striker Patrik Schick scored the winning goal for the visiting Czech Republic to beat Slovakia 2-1 in the UEFA Nations League in Trnava on Saturday, and Gibraltar won its first competitive game.All the goals in Trnava were in the second half. Three minutes after coming off the bench, Schick ...

Ancelotti making all the right moves at Napoli

Soccer 10/07/18, 14:49

Carlo Ancelotti's constant lineup changes are paying off.Napoli has fielded a different starting 11 for each of its 10 matches in all competitions this season.Adam Ounas, the latest player to crack the lineup, made an immediate impact Sunday by scoring the first goal in Napoli's 2-0 win over Sassuolo on ...

Ancelotti putting his mark on Napoli; Roma struggling

Soccer 09/24/18, 06:03

Carlo Ancelotti is beginning to put his mark on Napoli.Ancelotti replaced Maurizio Sarri in the offseason and immediately began making changes.He has shifted Marek Hamsik back to a deep-lying playmaker role, and moved Lorenzo Insigne to a more central position. He also deployed a 4-4-2 formation against Torino rather than ...

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