Napoli go missing against Juventus as Higuaín seals a victory for 'Maxism'
With no Italy within the World Cup draw Neapolitans had been wanting for a little pleasure and Friday night time escapism however had been once more left feeling blue by their former striker
If Italians had been trying to be distracted from a World Cup draw going down with out them on Friday, that they had no scarcity of choices. Actually, some had been aggrieved at an extra of watchable TV. Napoli’s recreation against Juventus had been scheduled on the identical time as new episodes of Gomorrah. Such was the outcry that Sky wound up making the latter out there on-demand from breakfast time so viewers wouldn’t have to decide on.
In Naples, this was not really a dilemma. As in style as Roberto Saviano’s crime drama has develop into, it couldn’t compete with the largest recreation of the Serie A season thus far. Napoli-Juventus is at all times a high-profile fixture, however this version felt much more consequential than ordinary. High of the desk and unbeaten after 14 video games, the Partenopei may transfer seven factors away from the reigning champions with a win.