Tempers ran high at the Birdās Nest Stadium, as Goran Pandev and Juan Camilo Zuniga were sent off, prompting Napoli to boycott the presentation ceremony.
āI only know President Aurelio De Laurentiis said he wouldnāt participate,ā shrugged Marotta.
āI think it was a valid victory. The match was refereed by six officials, so there couldnāt be more eyes on the field. My only doubt is with the penalty, but other than that the decisions seemed perfectly fair.
āDonāt forget we didnāt complain in the Coppa Italia Final when there was an incident on Claudio Marchisio.ā