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 / new 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 / new Maurizio Sarri is Napoli's new manager, taking over for the departed Rafa Benitez and getting his first shot at leading a big club. / new June 10, 2015 Could Montella hijack Napoli's managerial chair? By Conor Dowley@c_dowley / new With Vincenzo Montella on the outs at Fiorentina, could he hijack Maurizio Sarri's deal with Napoli? / new June 6, 2015 Sarri has signed, is planning summer transfers By Conor Dowley@c_dowley / new While an official announcement is still forthcoming, it sounds like Maurizio Sarri has put pen to paper and is already hard at work. / new June 6, 2015 Report: Napoli agree deal with Maurizio Sarri By Conor Dowley@c_dowley / new After meeting with the club's president last night, it looks like Maurizio Sarri will be the next Napoli manager. / new June 6, 2015 Napoli closing on Maurizio Sarri By Conor Dowley@c_dowley / new The former Empoli boss has been seen in his hometown of Naples getting wined and dined with Napoli owner Aurelio De Laurentiis. / new June 4, 2015 Napoli's eye turning to Luciano Spalletti? By Conor Dowley@c_dowley / new 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? / new June 3, 2015 Emery rejects Napoli offer By Conor Dowley@c_dowley / new Napoli's apparent top candidate to manage the club seems to have pulled out of the race to stay where he is. / new June 2, 2015 Napoli pushing hard for Unai Emery By Conor Dowley@c_dowley / new Could this really happen? It's starting to look possible that Sevilla's rising star could be in Naples next season. / new June 1, 2015 No Klopp for Napoli: German going on sabbatical By Conor Dowley@c_dowley / new 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 / new The Sevilla coach is looking for a new project, and Napoli might just be the ticket. / new May 31, 2015 Napoli might have a shot at Klopp after all By Conor Dowley@c_dowley / new What was once nothing but wishful thinking supposedly has gotten backing from a pretty big name. / new May 29, 2015 Mihajlovic the favorite, but not the only option By Conor Dowley@c_dowley / new It's probable that Napoli hire Sinisa Mihajlovic to manage the team, but he's not the only manager on Napoli's radar. / new May 23, 2015 Napoli may already have deal with new manager By Conor Dowley@c_dowley / new Reports from Italy make it sound like Napoli already have a deal with their next manager, with the announcement a mere formality. / new May 17, 2015 Europa League sealed Benitez fate By Conor Dowley@c_dowley / new 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. / new April 22, 2015 Mihajlovic the next Napoli coach? By George Templeton / new Corriere dello Sport reports that it's a done deal for Sinisa Mihajlovic to take over at Napoli next season. / new April 15, 2015 Klopp leaving Dortmund, can Napoli get him? By Conor Dowley@c_dowley / new Napoli probably don't stand a chance of landing Jürgen Klopp, but they should still try. / new April 13, 2015 Napoli might be aiming for managerial longshot By Conor Dowley@c_dowley / new 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 / new With Napoli's future swinging in the wind, the club may be trying to anchor it by securing their next manager early. / new April 7, 2015 Two clear early favorites emerge to replace Rafa By Conor Dowley@c_dowley / new 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 / new 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 / new 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 / new 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 / new 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 / new The under-fire Manchester City manager is apparently fond of Naples and might consider a move there should his City tenure end early.