"In early January we'll assess the intentions of Real Madrid, and then act accordingly, even considering bids from other clubs," he told Corriere dello Sport.
"(Napoli director general) Pierpaolo Marino and I sat down together, but we didn't talk about football.
"The club (Napoli) has focused on young people, and the results are good, even if the team is proving to have some problems lately away from home, while at the San Paolo they are doing extraordinary things.
"Can they reach the Champions League? Perhaps."