Thursday, May 14, 2015
With fighting in the east of Ukraine ongoing, Artem Fedetskyi dedicated Dnipro's win over Napoli to the soldiers defending his country.
After the high of Juventus' sensational elimination of Real Madrid, Italian soccer was offered a wake-up call by virtue of a pair of dreadful Europa League displays.
Dnipro striker Yevhen Seleznyov repaid his coach's faith to send the Ukrainian side to the Europa League final with a 1-0 win over Napoli.
Wednesday, May 13, 2015
Rafael Benitez expects a better performance from the officials after first-leg controversy in the UEFA Europa League semifinal.
Napoli travels to Ukraine on Tuesday needing a goal if it is to progress to the UEFA Europa League final at the expense of Dnipro.
Tuesday, May 12, 2015
Rafael Benitez has been banned for one match for his comments following Napoli's 2-2 Serie A draw with Parma at the weekend.
Monday, May 11, 2015
Allegations that Napoli players told Parma to lose during ugly scenes at the end of their Serie A clash have been strongly denied.
Thursday, May 7, 2015
After conceding a late equalizer in their UEFA Europa League semifinal with Dnipro, Napoli coach Rafael Benitez was not pleased.
The Partenopei conceded a controversial late goal to Dnipro, sparking outrage from their president, who claimed that the Europa League is "worthless."
Rafael Benitez's men are undone by a controversial equalizer from substitute from Yevhen Seleznyov, giving the Ukrainian side the advantage heading home for the return leg.
Yevhen Seleznyov's equalizer stunned Napoli fans into silence as Dnipro claimed a 1-1 draw in the first leg of their Europa League semifinal.
The 31-year-old didn't get off the bench for Argentina at the World Cup but could end a 50-year wait for his country's goalkeepers in European competition, writes Brian Oliver.
Wednesday, May 6, 2015
Rafael Benitez's future as Napoli coach could soon become clearer as his agent prepares for talks with president Aurelio De Laurentiis.
There will be a sizable gulf in European experience when Dnipro makes the trip to Napoli in the UEFA Europa League this week.
Sunday, May 3, 2015
Goal took in the action at San Paolo, where the home side waited until the final 20 minutes to unleash its fury, scoring thrice in six minutes to put the Rossoneri under.
Three goals in six minutes condemned Milan to a third successive defeat as Napoli recorded what was eventually a comfortable 3-0 Serie A win
The 34-year-old has been an ever-present for Chelsea this year as Jose Mourinho guided the Blues to their fifth top-flight title, thanks to Sunday's victory over Crystal Palace.
Saturday, May 2, 2015
The Northern Irish boss is under pressure after a third straight season without silverware, with a group of supporters calling for his head and pleading for Rafa Benitez to return
Thursday, April 30, 2015
Three first-half goals helped Empoli see off Napoli 4-2 on Thursday to secure Serie A safety for next season.
Wednesday, April 29, 2015
Despite speculation surrounding his future, Napoli president Aurelio De Laurentiis is keen for Rafael Benitez to stay at the club.