Since returning to the competition after the coronavirus stoppage, the Naplesrival of Barca in the eighths of the Champions, has been untreatable. He beat Juve in the final of the Italian Coppa on penalties after previously certifying the elimination of Inter in ‘semis’. In Series A, those of Gattuso 0-2 were imposed on the Hellas
Verona last tuesday and now they’re going for the SPAL, who visits the San Paolo stadium this afternoon (19:30 / Movistar Champions League). Gattuso, in an effort to keep the team fresh, will return to make rotations and recover for his eleventh Meret, Fabian
Ruiz, Manolas and Mertens after they rested before him Hellas. The coach wants to avoid the risk of injury as much as possible, which is why he controls the workloads of his footballers, including the goalkeepers, whom he wants to be motivated as much as possible.
Currently sixth in the classification table of the A series, with 42 points, a place that gives access to contest the Europa League with a preliminary qualifying phase, the Naples seeks to hunt down the Rome, which adds six more points in the absence of 10 days to complete the championship.
Much further is the dream of re-qualifying for the Champions. And is that Atalanta, which closes the positions to the maximum European competition, adds 12 points more than him Naples. Waiting for the UEFA I confirmed it, Barca and Naples The faces will be seen next August 8 at the Camp Nou, on the lap of the 1/8 of the Champions after 1-1 in San Paolo.