Napoli travel to Belgium to face Genk in the second matchday of the 2019-20 UEFA Champions League group stage. The Azzuri produced a five star performance to outclass Premier League side Liverpool, scoring two goals past the only unbeaten team in the Premier League this season.
As we enter into the second matchday, Genk await the Azzuri, but the Azzuri are confident going into this game after an impressive 2-1 win over Brescia last weekend.
Genk vs Napoli News
Napoli got back to the training pitch in preparation for the clash with Genk following sunday’s win over Brescia.
Napoli have now changed their attention towards the Champions League match with Genk with some players opting for a rest instead.
Nikola Maksimovic has been ruled out of the encounter with Genk after test by team doctors revealed that the player sustained a Grade 1 biceps femoris strain in his right thigh.
Kostas Manolas on the other hand also is expected back in the team although he had a minor muscle problem. Manolas will travel with the rest of the team to belgium
Genk vs Napoli – Napoli Sqaud
Full Squad for Genk showdown
[ Allan, Callejon, Di Lorenzo, Elmas, Fabian Ruiz, Gaetano, Ghoulam, Insigne, Karnezis, Koulibaly, Llorente, Lozano, Luperto, Malcuit, Manolas, Mario Rui, Meret, Mertens, Milik, Ospina, Younes, Zielinski.]
Interesting Football Verdict
We are tipping Napoli to go all out for the three points in Belgium. In a game where nobody gave Napoli a chance, the stars did it. Our prediction goes thus….
Genk 1-3 Napoli
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