One of the top Serie A fixtures of the season descended into chaos on Sunday when Napoli failed to turn up for their match at Juventus after their local health authority told the players to stay at home following positive Covid-19 cases.

With the league refusing to call the game off, Juventus arrived at the Allianz stadium in Turin in their team bus one hour before the scheduled kick-off time while Italian media reported no sign of Napoli. Under Serie A rules, Juventus would be handed a 3-0 win in the match, which was due to kick off at 8.45pm local time. Continue reading

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