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Preview : Liverpool Vs Napoli (Champions League)

Preview : Liverpool Vs Napoli (Champions League)

2017/18 finalist Liverpool FC and Napoli will Lock horns, ones again in a UEFA Champions League group C crucial tie. The loser destined for the Europa League, while the winner will get into the Knockout stages of the competition.

Napoli edged Liverpool in their last Clash 1 - 0 in Italy and this time Liverpool FC will get the home advantage at Anfield, having lost their last European fixture to PSG. They will really need the result and not just to qualify for the knockout stages of the competition but also to silence their last season critics.

Napoli are unbeaten in their last six games, winning all but two, which they drew to Chievo in Serie A and to French Giants PSG. Liverpool have however, been defeated ones in their last six games by PSG.

In those six games Liverpool have scored 14 goals in their last six games boasting a record of  2.3 goal per game record going into this fixture, while Napoli have 2.0 goals per game with 12 goals recorded in those six games.

Liverpool Last Six Games 

⚽ Liverpool 4 - 0 v B'mouth (away)

⚽ Liverpool 3 - 1 v Burnley (away)

⚽ Liverpool 1 - 0 v Everton (home)

⚽ Liverpool 1 - 2 v PSG (away CL)

⚽ Liverpool 3 - 0 v Watford (away)

⚽ Liverpool 2 - 0 v Fulham (home)

Napoli Last Six Games

⚽ Napoli 4 - 0 v Frosinone (home)

⚽ Napoli 2 - 1 v Atalanta (away)

⚽ Napoli 3 - 1 v C Zvezda (home CL)

⚽ Napoli 0 - 0 v Chievo (home)

⚽ Napoli 2 - 1 v Genoa (away)

⚽ Napoli 1 - 1 v PSG (home)

Watch Highlights And Recap Of The First Leg Below

Napoli 1 - 0 Liverpool Football  Highlights  

(UEFA Champions League) 
Venue : 
Liverpool Salah struggles with Napoli Defense

Napoli inflict a loss to Jurgen Klopp's Liverpool in Italy, taking all three points with a late goal to lead group conferences with four points.

Goals (1-0) And Cards
🌕25' Kalidou Koulibaly
🌕45' James Milner
⚽90' Lorenzo Insigne 1 - 0

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Watch  full highlights below

Player Ratings

Napoli     : Ospina 7, Maksimovic 7, Koulibaly 8,
Albiol 6, Rui 8, Allan 7, Hamsik 6, Fabian 6, Callejon 8, Milik 6, Insigne 8. Subs: Verdi 6, Mertens 7, Zielinski n/a.

Liverpool    : Alisson 7, Alexander-Arnold 7, Gomez 8, Van Dijk 8, Robertson 6, Milner 6, Wijnaldum 6, Keita 5, Mane 6, Salah 5, Firmino 5. Subs: Henderson 6, Fabinho 6, Sturridge n/a.

Man Of The Match : Lorenzo Insigne (Napoli)

Opta stats 

Liverpool didn't muster a single shot on target in a Champions League game for the first time since February 2006 (0-1 vs Benfica).

The Reds failed to score for only the second time in 19 European matches.

Four Italian teams have won in the same Champions League Group Stage match-day for the first time since November 2005.

Highlights : Chelsea Edge Liverpool 1 - 0 at Stanford Bridge 

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