However, it was a long shot.
“Ninety percent was Press rumours," Branislav Jasurek told Radio Marte.
“The lad is happy in Vigo and will spend another season with Celta. For a team to sign Lobotka, they just have to pay the money.
“if the money arrives then Celta will be happy to cash it and so will the player. Lobotka has a release clause of €50m.
“It's not an issue of changing Coaches for Napoli. There wouldn't have been any problems with Ancelotti.
“I didn't talk to Napoli. I don't know if they have any regrets. I only see a strong team who have played just three games and whose path is a long one.
“Napoli are a fantastic team and one of the favourites to win their League, so I don't think they regret not signing him."