Napoli president Aurelio De Laurentiis is thrilled with what his team are achieving this season.

The Serie A new-boys drew 4-4 at Roma on Saturday night and yesterday, back in Naples, De Laurentiis gushed: "I saw the Napoli yesterday that I've always dreamed of having, and I hope this can continue.

"Bravo (coach) Edy Reja, bravo (sports director) Pierpaolo Marino.

"This is the Napoli that we have created."