After being defeated by Bologna and drew in the last round, 1: 1, with Udinese, Napoli needs a draw with Genk, in order to be sure of his presence in the Champions League, where he did not reach the last 2 edition.
◼️It occupies the 2nd position, with 9 points, with 1 less than 1st place, Liverpool and 2 more than 3rd place, Salzburg.
◼️He is better than Salzburg in terms of direct duels, which makes Napoli qualify in the event of an equal match in this game.
◼️He drew in the last 2 games of this group, the last draw coming to Anfield, score 1: 1, being without victory in all competitions of 9 games.
◼️Allan and Maculit are injured, while Ghoulam and Tonelli are uncertain, according to La Gazzetta dello Sport.
◼️He is fourth in this group, being without a chance to take 3rd position, with 6 points less than Salzburg.
◼️Comes after 3 defeats in a row in Group E, the last, 4: 1, at home, with Salzburg.
◼️He has a new coach, who got a first victory after 8 games, one coming in the championship, 2: 1, away with Brugge Circle. Heynen, Vukovic, Uronen and Zebli are all injured.
Genk got the only point in this group in the clash on his own field with Napoli, the match ended with a score of 0: 0.
⚽️What is the form of the teams in the last 5 matches?
◽️Since the last match played in the Champions League, Napoli have only scored one point, moving from Udinese.
◽️Bologna defeated home 2-1 and now Ancelotti’s team is preparing for the crucial match against the Belgians at Genk.
◽️The game that is scheduled to start on Tuesday evening at 7:55 pm is very important for Italians.
◽️With nine points accumulated so far, they are followed in the Salzburg standings, just two lengths away.
◽️Which is right, the Austrians have a difficult match in the last appearance of the group stage, at home with
◽️Liverpool, which is not 100% sure of their participation, so any scenario can be considered.
◽️Genk is the team in Group E that can not issue any claim, if we take into account the only point he has won so far, from the white draw against Napoli since the beginning of October.
◽️Eliminated by Belgium’s Ladislau Boloni, Antwerp, Genk won the first victory in the domestic championship after a break of six matches.
◽️Ianis Hagi has not played in the last two games played by Genk, sitting on the bench, and the last appearance was in the defeat with St. Truiden, 1-2, from home.
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◼️No victories in the last four home appearances.
◼️Under 2.5 goals have been scored in six of the last 10 home games.
◼️Mertens is Napoli’s goalscorer in the Champions League with four successes this season.
◼️A victory with Liverpool, 2-0 and a draw with Salzburg, 1-1 in Group E for the Italians in the home games.
◼️He has the third attack in the group, with only seven goals scored in this phase but meets Genk, the team with the most unstable defense, 16 goals conceded.
◼️Napoli has the best defense, with four goals scored, half as much as Liverpool received.
◼️The only match in which Ianis played 90 minutes for Genk in the Champions League was Napoli, 0-0.
◼️Ianis played in all four games for Genk in UCL, but in addition to the draw with Napoli, he took few minutes with Liverpool, 4, with Salzburg 12 and 19.
◼️Six losses to Genk have suffered in the last 10 trips.
◼️Over 2.5 goals were scored in the last four trips made by the Belgian team.
◼️GG in the last four trips.
⚽️Are there unavailable players or important absentees in this match?
Football Prediction of the Day Napoli vs Genk
I will bet on the hosts’ victory in this game, victory to come to handicap, Naples playing the most important match of the season, a match on which qualification depends on the Champions League optimum, where they have not reached in 2017.After only one draw in Belgium, it would be the case that the Neapolitan players have dignity and win this game, the team is currently in a bad situation, with little chance of catching the Champions League groups next season .On the other hand, Genk away suffered serious defeats, scoring 6 goals from Salzburg and only 2 from Liverpool, with Liverpool still making poor matches in the group stage.
Bet Tips: Napoli -1 handicap