In the first leg of the Europa League 16th Tenth on Thursday, starting at 20:05, the Napoli RB Leipzig will be played.
Continuing the series of good evolutions this year, the hosts were forced in the last round of the championship, score 4-1 in the confrontation with Lazio. D.Mertens closed the table in the 73rd minute, marking for the 15th time this season, being the scorer of the team. Thus, thanks to the three conquered points, Napoli continues to occupy the first position in Serie A, having a long lead over Juventus. Qualifying in the European Spring came after finishing third in Group F in the Champions League. In home games he scored two victories and a defeat. In each of these scored at least 3 goals.
On the other hand, the guests come after their success in front of Augsburg, score 2-0. Upamecano and Keita scored goals in the 17th and 70th respectively. With just four goals scored this season, Naby Keita is the second marker of the team after T.Werner (10 goals). With the three points accumulated, the “bulls” keep on second position in the Bundesliga and have a hard fight for a new qualification in the Champions League. In the autumn of 2017, when he first participated in the European Cups. Leipzig finished third in Group G at UCL, being overtaken by bands such as Besiktas or Porto. In the three runs he made a victory and two defeats.
Napoli (4-3-3): Reina – Maggio Albiol Bubble Rui – Allan Diawara Hamsik – Callejon Insignia Zielinski
Leipzig (4-2-2-2): Gulacsi – Laimer Orban Upamecano Klostermann – Demme Keita – Sabitzer Bruma – Werner Augustin
This will be the first direct confrontation between the two bands.
PREDICTION: Both teams to score / YES @ 1.56