Napoli president Aurelio de Laurentiis has launched a furious attack on the Italian media. The movie mogul blew a fuse after questioning over Edinson Cavani's future.

"You journalists are the great peasants of Italian football," he said. "All you are interested in is money.

"In life, you can't just talk about finances. Us cinema people are great gentlemen because we don't care about the contracts given to Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie…

"All you are bothered about is how much a player earns and all you do is drive up the costs."