Filed under: Stream Latest News SSC Napoli Replacing Rafa Benitez: The candidates, rumors, and news on who Napoli's next manager could be Contributors: Conor Dowley and George Templeton Share this story Share this on Facebook Share this on Twitter Share All sharing options Share All sharing options for: Replacing Rafa Benitez: The candidates, rumors, and news on who Napoli's next manager could be Reddit Pocket Flipboard Email Rafa Benitez is gone. Who will be the next Napoli manager? 24 Total Updates Since Mar 11, 2015, 8:46pm CET Follow this stream June 11, 2015 Official: Napoli hire manager Maurizio Sarri By Conor Dowley@c_dowley Maurizio Sarri is Napoli's new manager, taking over for the departed Rafa Benitez and getting his first shot at leading a big club. June 10, 2015 Could Montella hijack Napoli's managerial chair? By Conor Dowley@c_dowley With Vincenzo Montella on the outs at Fiorentina, could he hijack Maurizio Sarri's deal with Napoli? June 6, 2015 Sarri has signed, is planning summer transfers By Conor Dowley@c_dowley While an official announcement is still forthcoming, it sounds like Maurizio Sarri has put pen to paper and is already hard at work. June 6, 2015 Report: Napoli agree deal with Maurizio Sarri By Conor Dowley@c_dowley After meeting with the club's president last night, it looks like Maurizio Sarri will be the next Napoli manager. June 6, 2015 Napoli closing on Maurizio Sarri By Conor Dowley@c_dowley The former Empoli boss has been seen in his hometown of Naples getting wined and dined with Napoli owner Aurelio De Laurentiis. June 4, 2015 Napoli's eye turning to Luciano Spalletti? By Conor Dowley@c_dowley One of the few Italian managers available with a solid track record of success, Luciano Spalletti has again spoken of a desire to return to Italy. Could he be Napoli's man? June 3, 2015 Emery rejects Napoli offer By Conor Dowley@c_dowley Napoli's apparent top candidate to manage the club seems to have pulled out of the race to stay where he is. June 2, 2015 Napoli pushing hard for Unai Emery By Conor Dowley@c_dowley Could this really happen? It's starting to look possible that Sevilla's rising star could be in Naples next season. June 1, 2015 No Klopp for Napoli: German going on sabbatical By Conor Dowley@c_dowley Take his name off the list, because Jurgen Klopp isn't managing anywhere next season. May 31, 2015 Napoli reportedly make offer to Unai Emery By Conor Dowley@c_dowley The Sevilla coach is looking for a new project, and Napoli might just be the ticket. May 31, 2015 Napoli might have a shot at Klopp after all By Conor Dowley@c_dowley What was once nothing but wishful thinking supposedly has gotten backing from a pretty big name. May 29, 2015 Mihajlovic the favorite, but not the only option By Conor Dowley@c_dowley It's probable that Napoli hire Sinisa Mihajlovic to manage the team, but he's not the only manager on Napoli's radar. May 23, 2015 Napoli may already have deal with new manager By Conor Dowley@c_dowley Reports from Italy make it sound like Napoli already have a deal with their next manager, with the announcement a mere formality. May 17, 2015 Europa League sealed Benitez fate By Conor Dowley@c_dowley Corriere dello Sport has been running an insistent line since Friday that Rafa Benitez is effectively gone after Napoli faceplanted in the Europa League semifinals. April 22, 2015 Mihajlovic the next Napoli coach? By George Templeton Corriere dello Sport reports that it's a done deal for Sinisa Mihajlovic to take over at Napoli next season. April 15, 2015 Klopp leaving Dortmund, can Napoli get him? By Conor Dowley@c_dowley Napoli probably don't stand a chance of landing Jürgen Klopp, but they should still try. April 13, 2015 Napoli might be aiming for managerial longshot By Conor Dowley@c_dowley Napoli are rumored to be considering taking their managerial search in an unorthodox direction by offering Italy national team boss Antonio Conte the ability to manage at both club and international levels. April 10, 2015 Luciano Spalletti approached by Napoli? By Conor Dowley@c_dowley With Napoli's future swinging in the wind, the club may be trying to anchor it by securing their next manager early. April 7, 2015 Two clear early favorites emerge to replace Rafa By Conor Dowley@c_dowley With Napoli now fully in manager-seeking mode, two candidates have emerged as the hunt for the replacement for Rafa Benitez begins. March 30, 2015 Mihajlovic leaving Samp, is Napoli his next stop? By Conor Dowley@c_dowley Sampdoria's successful manager has decided he needs a new challenge March 27, 2015 Cesare Prandelli, Napoli manager? Yeah, no thanks By Conor Dowley@c_dowley The former Italy national team boss is being tipped to take over at Napoli for Rafa Benitez. We'd much rather he not. March 21, 2015 Spalletti is on Napoli's manager wishlist By Conor Dowley@c_dowley The former Roma boss is apparently on Napoli's shortlist to replace Rafa Benitez. March 18, 2015 Napoli "really like" Sinisa Mihajlovic By Conor Dowley@c_dowley Sampdoria's manager is out of contract, and their owner doesn't sound terribly optimistic about keeping him with rivals Napoli likely needing a new manager this summer. March 11, 2015 Pellegrini might be interested in the Napoli job By Conor Dowley@c_dowley The under-fire Manchester City manager is apparently fond of Naples and might consider a move there should his City tenure end early.