• Napoli’s Marek Hamsik passes Diego Maradona on league scoring list

    Napoli’s Marek Hamsik passes Diego Maradona on league scoring list

    Napoli midfielder Marek Hamsik passed Diego Maradona on the club’s all-time scoring list in the league, but played down the achievement after the 3-0 victory over Palermo.

    Hamsik, 29, has netted 82 goals for the club and surpassed the great Argentine who bagged 81 league goals in 188 appearances for Napoli between 1984-1991.

    “I am very happy that I have reached 82 goals, but happier about winning this match,” the Slovakia midfielder told the club’s website.

    “[It is] a great personal satisfaction to […]