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Rangers defy UEFA with rendition of God Save the King

Thu, 15 Sep 2022 - 12:01 GMT

Rangers defied UEFA on Wednesday by playing Britain's national anthem ahead of their Champions League match against Napoli as a mark of respect for Queen Elizabeth after her death last week.

Napoli strike late after Politano penalty to beat Rangers 3-0

Thu, 15 Sep 2022 - 11:45 GMT

Napoli stayed on top of their Champions League group as Matteo Politano's penalty and late strikes by Giacomo Raspadori and Tanguy Ndombele sealed a 3-0 victory over 10-man Rangers at Ibrox on Wednesday and maintained their unbeaten start.

Liverpool need to 'reinvent' themselves, says stunned Klopp

Thu, 08 Sep 2022 - 12:08 GMT

In the heat of southern Italy, though, Liverpool produced their worst performance of the campaign, with even basic defending and midfield pressing lacking.

In-form Napoli look for title advantage in Milan showdown

Thu, 03 Mar 2022 - 11:46 GMT

Chasing a first league crown since the days of Diego Maradona, a sold-out stadium which bears their hero's name will host two teams locked on 57 points.

Napoli fretting on injuries ahead of Barcelona showdown

Tue, 22 Feb 2022 - 01:30 GMT

Napoli emerged with a lot of credit from last week's 1-1 draw at the Camp Nou which leaves the tie on a knife-edge.

Barcelona clash with Napoli headlines Europa League play-offs

Wed, 16 Feb 2022 - 11:07 GMT

The Catalans crashed out of the Champions League in the group stage with just two goals scored in six matches.

Dinamo beat West Ham to advance in Europa League

Fri, 10 Dec 2021 - 11:06 GMT

Dinamo Zagreb sealed a playoff berth in the Europa League knockout stages after a stunning early goal from Mislav Orsic gave them a 1-0 win.

Argentina spends weekend celebrating late hero Maradona

Sat, 30 Oct 2021 - 06:09 GMT

Former Boca Juniors, Naples and Barcelona players died of a heart attack on November 20th last year.

Juventus without five South Americans for Napoli trip - Allegri

Sat, 11 Sep 2021 - 11:15 GMT

Five South American Juventus players will stay at home and rest instead of travelling to face Napoli.

Juventus play Inter Milan for Champions League survival

Fri, 14 May 2021 - 02:43 GMT

Just three points separate second-placed Atalanta and Juventus in fifth with two games left to play.

Algeria's Bennacer credits vocal Ibrahimovic with inspiring AC Milan's young guns

Thu, 11 Feb 2021 - 11:56 GMT

Milan were top of the league at the halfway point in January for the first time since 2011, the year they went on to win their 18th and last Scudetto

'My players love me? They probably spit at my photo' - Gattuso

Mon, 14 Dec 2020 - 11:02 GMT

“Sometimes they love me, but I bet that sometimes they take out my picture in the morning and spit in my face,” said Gattuso.

From ex-partners to photographers, Maradona's fortune has many claimants

Fri, 11 Dec 2020 - 11:33 GMT

Lawyers are gearing up to do battle over the estate of Diego Maradona, estimated at between $10 million and $40 million.

Napoli's San Paolo stadium renamed to honour Maradona

Sat, 05 Dec 2020 - 04:37 GMT

The stadium has been officially renamed the Diego Armando Maradona Stadium after the late striker who led them to their only two Serie A titles and the UEFA Cup.

Naples unites in grief over death of adoptive son Maradona

Thu, 26 Nov 2020 - 03:06 GMT

Fans streamed to Napoli stadium on Thursday to pay their respects to Diego Armando Maradona, grieving a man who achieved god-like status in the Italian city.

Argentinean Football Legend Diego Armando Maradona passes away

Wed, 25 Nov 2020 - 05:09 GMT

He is a national hero for Argentina and its passionate people but he was also a hero for every football fan.

Maradona 'confused', to spend more time in hospital

Fri, 06 Nov 2020 - 03:30 GMT

Maradona is to be kept in hospital for several more days after suffering from “confusion” caused by an unexplained “abstinence” that followed his brain surgery.

Old friends Pirlo and Gattuso meet on the touchline for first time

Thu, 01 Oct 2020 - 03:44 GMT

The pair formed the backbone of a memorable AC Milan team for more than a decade and helped Italy win the 2006 World Cup.

Everton sign Brazil midfielder Allan from Napoli

Sat, 05 Sep 2020 - 10:10 GMT

Everton have signed Brazil midfielder Allan from Italian side Napoli on a three-year deal, the Premier League club said on Saturday.

Griezmann trusts Barcelona's ability to win the UEFA Champions League

Thu, 13 Aug 2020 - 11:24 GMT

Barcelona defeated Napoli 3-1 on Saturday night after another heroic performance from the team's star Lionel Messi.

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