Napoli have been informed they can’t journey for his or her Serie A match in opposition to Juventus resulting from well being considerations, SportsMail reviews.
The Italian champions, nevertheless, insist the fixture ought to go forward.
Gennaro Gattuso’s aspect have been set to journey on Saturday afternoon at 4pm forward of Sunday’s showdown, however native authorities in Naples have banned the crew from leaving the Campagnia space as it’s not protected.
COVID-19 circumstances amongst Italian soccer groups have risen up to now few days, with Genoa reporting 22 circumstances, whereas two Juventus workers have been identified with the virus.
Napoli duo Elif Elmas and Piotr Zielinski have additionally caught the virus and the native well being authority within the southern Italian area doesn’t need to danger additional unfold of the illness within the space.
Juventus are, nevertheless, kicking in opposition to a postponement of the match.
The membership tweeted on Saturday night time: “Juventus Soccer Membership declares that the First Crew will take to the sphere for the Juventus – Napoli match tomorrow at 20:45, as foreseen by the Serie A League calendar.”