Napoli goalkeeper Rafael was the hero as he saved Simone Padoin's penalty to earn Rafael Benitez's side a dramatic 6-5 shootout victory over Juventus in the Italian Super Cup[ in Doha.
The match went into extra-time after Carlos Tevez's fifth minute opener for Juve was cancelled out by Gonzalo Higuain midway through the second half.
Tevez scored again in the 106th minute but Higuain levelled the game at 2-2 two minutes before the end to take the match to a penalty shootout.
Both sides missed their...
Napoli president Aurelio De Laurentiis has given the biggest hint yet that his side are on the verge of signing striker Manolo Gabbiadini from Serie A rivals Sampdoria.
Gabbiadini, 23, is reported to have already agreed terms with the Partenopei, with the deal set to be confirmed as soon as the winter transfer market opens on Jan. 1.
When asked if his goal against Udinese on Sunday was his last for the Blucerchiati, the Italy international responded with "maybe." Although Gabbiadini's current coach...