Napoli must forget the defeat they have just swallowed from Juventus in the Serie A follow-up to Italy, because Carlo Ancelotti’s squad will be faced with a difficult match this midweek. Yes, Napoli will face the Premier League giants, Liverpool in the 2nd matchdays of the European Champions League group stage. The match will take place on this Thursday morning.
As we said, Napoli must forget the crushing defeat they swept in the Serie A match last weekend from Juventus. The defeat was the first defeat for Carlo Ancelotti’s landing squad in their last five matches in all competitions. Napoli certainly have to win, when they host Liverpool later, aside from playing at home, in fact, they have only collected 1 point after a surprisingly restrained draw in the opening match against Red Star Belgrade.
However, Liverpool cannot be underestimated, they record the season’s prefix which can be said to be almost perfect in all competitions. In addition, in the first match against Paris Saint-Germain, the Marseyside Team also won the final score 3-2.
Head to head Matches – Napoli vs Liverpool
05.08.18 Liverpool 5-0 Napoli
05.11.10 Liverpool 3-1 Napoli
22.10.10 Napoli 0-0 Liverpool
Napoli’s Last 5 Matches:
27.09.18 Napoli 3-0 Parma
23.09.18 Torino 1-3 Naples
19.09.18 FK Crvena Zvezda 0-0 Napoli
15.09.18 Napoli 1-0 Fiorentina
03.09.18 Sampdoria 3-0 Napoli
Liverpool’s Last 5 Matches:
27.09.18 Liverpool 1-2 Chelsea
22.09.18 Liverpool 3-0 Southampton
19.09.18 Liverpool 3-2 Paris SG
15.09.18 Tottenham 1-2 Liverpool
01.09.18 Leicester 1-2 Liverpool
Napoli: Rafael, Elseid Hysaj, Raul Albiol, Kalidou Koulibaly, Mario Rui, Marek Hamsik, Jose Callejon, Allan, Dries Mertens, Lorenzo Insigne, Arkadiusz Owned
Liverpool: Alisson, Trent Alexander-Arnold, James Milner, Virgil Van Dijk, Joel Matip, Xherdan Shaqiri, Jordan Henderson, Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain, Sadio Mane, Roberto Firmino, Mohamed Salah