PARMA VS. NAPOLI, OUR OPPOSITION IN FOCUS

Parma, 20 July 2020 – Parma vs. Napoli is the Crociati’s next fixure in Serie A, and as we wait for kick-off on Wednesday night, let’s get to know our upcoming opponents a bit better.

NAPOLI CAMPAIGN SO FAR
Napoli sit on a total of 56 points in the table (27 won at home, 29 away), with a record of 16 wins (eight home, eight away), eight draws (three home, five away) and ten defeats (six home, four away). Napoli have scored a total of 55 goals in these games (26 home, 29 away), conceding 45 along the way (23 home, 22 away).

STAT ATTACK
Napoli have taken a total of 467 shots at the end of 1,881 attacks, with 255 coming on target. Milik is the club’s top scorer this season on eleven goals, followed by Mertens on nine. In terms of assists, Callejon leads the ranking with seven key passes, followed by Ruiz and Insigne in joint second on six.

THEIR LAST OUTING
Napoli won their last league game 2-1 at home to Udinese with the following line-up for the game: Ospina; Hysaj, Manolas, Koulibaly, Mario Rui; Ruiz (80′ Elmas), Lobotka (71′ Demme), Zielinski (80′ Allan); Callejon (71′ Politano), Mertens (32′ Milik), Insigne. Bench: Meret, Karnezis, Luperto, Ghoulam, Malcuit, Maksimovic, Lozano. Coach: Gattuso.

OUR MOST RECENT MEETING
The reverse fixture at the San Paolo saw Parma come away with a 2-1 win, sending out the following line-up for that game: Sepe, Iacoponi, Hernani, Cornelius (16′ Sprocati) (78′ Pezzella), Barillà (67′ Grassi), B. Alves (cap.), Gervinho, Gagliolo, Darmian, Kulusevski. Bench: Colombi, Alastra, Dermaku, Laurini, Adorante. Coach: D’Aversa.