Recent form: WWW
While not having perhaps enjoyed the ideal pre-season, their off-season can be excused as Rafael Benitez’s new signings took time to become accustomed to one another.
However, the team has continued the fine form that saw Napoli secure place second in the Serie A last season, with the side from Naples attaining victory over Chievo and Bologna.
Marek Hamsik has been possibly the premier footballer in Europe this season - his four goals remaining a key factor in Napoli’s uniform transition into its post-Cavani era.
Last game-week’s 2-0 victory over Atlanta consolidates their position in first place in Serie A, and third position on this list.