Super Eagles veteran Odion Ighalo is still hoping that striker Victor Osimhen will recover in time to lead Nigeria's attack at next January's Afcon.
Napoli put on a dazzling display to mark the first anniversary of Diego Maradona's death when they stormed to a 4-0 win over Lazio on Sunday.
Spartak Moscow boosted their hopes of reaching the Europa League knockout stages with a 2-1 win over Napoli on Wednesday.
Napoli striker Victor Osimhen will be out of action for the next three months due to a facial injury, and will miss the Africa Cup of Nations.
Victor Osimhen's immense Serie A progress hit an unexpected roadblock against Inter, while Felix Afena-Gyan enjoyed a weekend he will never forget.
Inter Milan ended Napoli's unbeaten start to the Serie A season after coming from behind to earn a thrilling 3-2 victory at the San Siro on Sunday.
Napoli paid tribute to a club legend on Sunday by wearing a special kit designed in honour of the late Argentina great Diego Maradona.
Napoli dropped points for the second time this season in Serie A with a 1-1 draw at home to Hellas Verona on Sunday.
Napoli maintained top spot in Serie A with a 1-0 win at Salernitana on Sunday as both sides had players sent off late in the game.
Lorenzo Insigne scored twice from the penalty spot as Napoli returned to the top of the Serie A standings, level on points with equally unbeaten AC
A federal investigation has opened in Italy into a number of transfers in Serie A, an Italian Football Federation official has said.
The King of Egypt made light work of United to become Africa's top Premier League scorer, while Napoli's Osimhen made The Special One take notice.
AS Roma coach Jose Mourinho was sent off to the stands as his side ended Napoli's winning start to the Serie A season after a 0-0 draw on Sunday.
Napoli claim that the jersey debuted vs. Torino on Sunday marks "the first time a football team has worn an official alternative kit for Halloween."
Victor Osimhen scored an 81st-minute winner as Napoli beat Torino 1-0 on Sunday to return to the top of the Serie A table and record their eighth wi
Napoli came from behind to earn a 2-1 victory at Fiorentina in Serie A on Sunday and maintain a perfect start to the season.
Napoli's Hirving Lozano and Wolverhampton Wanderers star Raul Jimenez were among the players selected for Mexico's upcoming World Cup qualifiers.
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Mexico's Hirving "Chucky" Lozano feared he would die after being told the injury he suffered at this summer's Gold Cup could be life threatening.
Napoli eased to a 2-0 win at home to Cagliari on Sunday to notch up a sixth consecutive Serie A victory and return to the top of the table.
Napoli reclaimed top spot in Serie A as in-form striker Victor Osimhen struck twice in an impressive 4-0 win at Sampdoria on Thursday.
Napoli maintained their perfect start to the Serie A season with a rampant 4-0 victory at Udinese on Monday.