High tension at Napoli, Gattuso excludes defender from training

High tension at Napoli, Gattuso excludes defender from training

The sudden draw in the transfer to Sassuolo, with a naive penalty caused by Greek defender Costas Manolas in the last seconds of extra time, has significantly increased the tension at the Napoli club.

Immediately after the match, coach Gattuso was seen arguing fiercely with midfielder Bakayoko, while Lorenzo Insigne also reacted quite harshly to his teammates, leaving the field of play quite tense.

However, nothing has ended at the "Mapei Stadium", because even with the return of the team to Napoli, the nerves continue to be tense and coach Gattuso has had another clash in training, this time with the Portuguese defender Mario Rui.

The behavior of the latter in training, did not like the coach, who reacted and removed him from the field prematurely, a very clear signal of high tension that prevails in the team just a few days before the match with Bologna in the stadium. Diego Armando Maradona ”.

This is the second punishment that coach Gennaro Gattuso gives to the Portuguese footballer in a short time, after last November, again before the match with Bologna, he excluded from training both Mario Ruin and Ghoulam.

It is not yet known if the coach will gather the Portuguese defender for the match against Bologna, however the situation in the Neapolitan camp seems quite aggravated and it is up to Gattuso to immediately restore calm, as "the train leading to the Champions zone, no longer waits".