The LIV vs NAP match preview –
Premier League leaders Liverpool are all set to play their second game of the UEFA Champions League season against a formidable Italian side in Napoli on Wednesday.
Liverpool had their perfect start record taken away from them by Chelsea in the last game. They first lost to their Premier League colleagues in Carabao Cup and then drew against them two days later. Liverpool sits second behind Manchester City in the table right now on the basis of goal difference. After a sensational performance against Paris Saint-Germain in the first game, it The Reds will be looking to make it two wins out two.
Similarly, Napoli too have had a strong start to the season. Even though they lost to Juventus in the last game, it can be said that they are the second best team in the country. Coach Carlo Ancelotti knows that their heritage when it comes to European football hasn’t been the best, and will be eyeing this competition to make his mark with the new club.
The LIV vs NAP Dream11 and Playing 11 is listed here, so please go through the entire article for more info. Napoli vs Liverpool, team news and playing XI are listed here as well.
LIV vs NAP Dream 11 Fantasy Team Prediction:
When and where?
This match is to be played at Stadio San Paolo, Napoli, Italy. The ground has a capacity of 60,240 and it is going to be a rainy day in Napoli with a 40% chance of precipitation.
Where to watch Liverpool vs Napoli live?
The clash will take place at 12:30 AM (IST) on October 4th, 2018 and can be streamed live on Sony LIV.
LIV vs NAP recent form (Last six matches)
Liverpool – D L W W W W
Napoli– L W W D W L
LIV vs NAP Head to head
Liverpool Won – 0
Napoli Won – 1
Not Decided – 1
LIV vs NAP Team News:
- Coach Jurgen Klopp has no reasons to change his starting XI, but if he has to he will replace his captain Jordan Henderson with Naby Keita
- Adam Lallana, Alex Oxlade Chamberlain and Divock Origi are the only absentees for the team.
- Alisson Becker will be the goalkeeper for Liverpool.
- Striker Andre Millik and Dries Mertens will be competing for the spot of playing up top in the formation.
- Vlad Chiriches and Amin Younes will be missing for Napoli.
- Orestis Karnezis or Davis Ospina will be the safety net for the backline.
LIV vs NAP Probable Playing 11:
Karnezis/Ospina (GK), Hysaj, Albiol, Koulibaly, Rui, Callejon, Allan, Hamsik/Ruiz, Zielinski, Insigne, Milik/Mertens
Alisson (GK), Alexander-Arnold, Gomez, Dijk, Robertson, Milner, Wijnaldum, Keita/Henderson, Salah, Firmino, Mane
Players to look out for-
- Lorenzo Insigne
Napoli forward Insigne has been the man for his team this season. His ability to play at either wing has helped his teammates in scoring goals as well.
- Mohamed Salah
The Egyptian forward was the second highest top goalscorer in this competition last year, and he will be looking to make amends and grab the highest spot in 2018/19 season.
Gambling India Info Match Prediction Liverpool vs Napoli –
It is going to be an even game, but if we would favour a team to win it, it would be the home side in Napoli.
LIV vs NAP Dream 11 Team Predictions-
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