Maurizio Sarri was left picking over the bones of Chelsea’s FA Cup exit against Manchester United on Tuesday as the odds shortened on him.
More mature and with mixed feelings about a role he did expect to have, Napoli defender, Kalidou Koulibaly, returns to Serie A action on Saturday.
Napoli extended their unbeaten run in Serie A to 10 matches with a 1-0 win over SPAL on Saturday to cut the gap with leaders Juventus to five points.
This was after the side reached the latest landmark in a record-smashing start to the season.
But it was also a game in which Neymar produced a typical performance for the French side, with the Brazilian mixing brilliance with petulance
Liverpool beat City 4-3 in a EPL thriller in January before enjoying a 3-0 win in the first leg of their Champions League quarter-final at Anfield.
Liverpool midfielder, Naby Keita, was taken to hospital after sustaining a suspected back injury during his team’s 1-0 defeat by Napoli in the Champions League on Wednesday, the Premier League club said.
He was said to be driving through the Varcaturo district at around 2 a.m. when the motorbike blocked the road and forced him to stop, the report said.
Following the draw for this season’s Champions League made on Thursday, their group could already be referred to as the ‘group of death’.