Allegri defends Sarri after De Laurentiis rant

Massimiliano Allegri has defended Maurizio Sarri after the Napoli boss came under fire from his president Aurelio De Laurentiis having lost to Real Madrid.

Napoli lost 3-1 at Santiago Bernabeu in the Champions League on Wednesday, prompting De Laurentiis to criticise the players' determination while questioning Sarri's tactics and use of the squad.

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