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Mertens injured in Belgium match, and it looks bad

Dries Mertens took a serious blow while playing with the Belgium national team, and had to be stretchered off the pitch.

Three international matches to watch this weekend

With no Napoli action this weekend, we've got you covered as far as figuring out what to watch.

Callejon considers Spain call his greatest moment

Jose Callejon's long wait for a call to the Spanish national team is finally over, and the winger is thrilled.

Around The Globe: Hamsik and Mertens bag braces

Marek Hamsik continues to star for Slovakia, while Dries Mertens had a very good day for Belgium.

Gargano pulls out of Uruguay duty

The Napoli midfielder requested to stay with his club during the international break rather than play in a pair of friendlies.

Albiol, Mertens join list of international callups

Spain and Belgium have called up Raul Albiol and Dries Mertens as each nation prepares for another pair of Euro 2016 qualifiers.

Six Napoli players called for international squads

It seems like we just had an international break, but another one is already fast approaching, and so far six Napoli players have been called up to their nations' squads.

Italy seniors and youths stroll to qualifying wins

Both the Italy senior side and the U21 side won important European Championship qualifiers yesterday.

Higuain out of Argentina friendlies with injury

Napoli's leading striker picked up a minor hamstring injury while training for the friendly between Argentina and Germany and has been sent home.

Nine players called up for international matches

A number of Napoli players will be taking part in the international matches scheduled for early September, and two will face each other.

Argentina 0, Germany 1: Heartbreak In Argentina

A wonderful World Cup final ended in heartbreak for Argentina after Germany scored in extra time, making misses by Gonzalo Higuain and Lionel Messi all the more painful.

Higuain and Messi a Step Away From Brilliance

The World Cup Final is upon us, and if things break Argentina's way, new legends are about to be born.

Henrique Watches In Horror As Germany Blast Brazil

Napoli defender Henrique Buss was probably covering his eyes on Brazil's bench as Germany dismantled the Selecao to the tune of a 7-1 thrashing.

Zuniga Apologetic For Neymar Back Injury

The fallout from Camilo Zuniga knocking Neymar out of the World Cup, and likely part of the upcoming club season as well, has already ratcheted up to death threats and obscene racism despite his repeated apologies.

Napoli Striker Scores Winner To Advance Argentina

An early goal from Gonzalo Higuain was all that Argentina needed to see off Belgium and book their ticket to the World Cup semi-finals.

Dzemaili "Didn't See The Ball"

Poor Blerim had a chance to equalize for Switzerland at the end of extra time, but hit the post instead as his side fell to Argentina.

World Cup 2014: June 25th, Napoli-style

World Cup Matchups: Uruguay

It's do or die time for Italy. Can they beat Uruguay and move on to the knockout rounds?

World Cup: Chaos. Wonderful, Wonderful Chaos

Let's See Some Pipita Goals, Please

Dzemaili Scores, But Behrami & Switzerland Implode

A lovely free kick goal from Blerim Dzemaili wasn't nearly enough for Switzerland against France, as an error-laden performance lead to a 1-5 defeat against the group leaders.

Inept Tactics Mean Even Insigne Can't Save Italy

Poor planning by Cesare Prandelli and even worse execution by Italy's players turned in to a sub-par performance and Costa Rica's second straight upset win of the World Cup.

Italy AND Switzerland? What a Neapolitan delight!

It's Italy! It's Lorenzo! It's Valon and Gokhan combining in Switzerland's midfield! It's...World Cup, day 9!

World Cup Matchups: Costa Rica

Italy's next task is to take on one of the biggest surprises of the World Cup so far, Los Ticos of Costa Rica. Let's take a look at who they are and what Italy can expect for this one.

Eduardo Vargas Helps Chile Sink Spain

Chile upset a reeling Spain side to knock the defending champions out of the World Cup in the group stage, and assure their own spot in the knockout rounds.

Mertens Fires Belgium Past Ghoulam And Algeria

Despite being inexplicably left out of Marc Wilmots' starting lineup for Belgium, Dries Mertens played a huge role as a substitute, scoring the winning goal for his country against Algeria.

World Cup 2014 Day 5: USA? USA? US-meh

World Cup Day 4: Matches! Talk! Bad jokes!

World Cup Day 3 Recap: Italy Outfox England

This was a day of fantastic and surprising football for anyone who was watching. Except maybe Uruguay fans, in which case this may have been the worst day of your life.

World Cup Matchups: England Of Group D

Italy's first opponents in group play in the World Cup will likely be their toughest, as England are looking to undo the pain of decades of World Cup disappointment.

World Cup Day 3: Action! Chat! Whatever!

A Napoli-centric look at Saturday, June 14 in the World Cup. Italy's coming up soon...

De Sciglio Injury May Send Maggio To World Cup

An injury to Italy's presumptive starter at left back means that Christian Maggio could be on his way to Brazil soon.

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