Napoli Vs Liverpool Preview | Team News, Stats & Key Men

Napoli Vs Liverpool Preview | Team News, Stats & Key Men

The UEFA Champions League 2019-20 begins this week, with the Champions Liverpool visiting Napoli for their first group stage match. The Reds and the Partenopei are familiar foes from last season but they are grouped with an easier set of teams – Red Bull Salzburg and Genk, as compared to Paris St Germain and Red Star Belgrade. Last time, despite losing 1-0 in Naples (and in Paris and Belgrade), the Reds progressed. This time, progress to the last sixteen looks …
Liverpool Vs Napoli Preview | Team News, Stats & Key Men

Liverpool Vs Napoli Preview | Team News, Stats & Key Men

The last time Liverpool beat Napoli at home in a group game of a European competition to ensure progress into the knockout rounds, it was the fourth matchday of the 2010-11 Europa League and a certain Steven Gerrard rose to the occasion, scoring a brilliant hat-trick and making sure that Liverpool were unsurpassable in the group. The Reds won the game 3 goals to 1 – a scoreline they will love to have on Tuesday when Carlo Ancelotti’s men come …
Napoli Vs Liverpool Preview | Team News, Stats & Key Men

Napoli Vs Liverpool Preview | Team News, Stats & Key Men

When the Champions League draw was made, Group C was called the group of death as the draw had pitted the title challengers in England and Italy versus the champions of France. After the first game week of Champions League, it does not seem that dreary, at least for Liverpool. After beating Paris Saint Germain at home, the Reds travel to Naples this Wednesday night to try and wrest a great lead in the group. But facing Napoli at Stadio …
Could Eden Hazard be set for Best Goalscoring Season Under Maurizio Sarri?

Could Eden Hazard be set for Best Goalscoring Season Under Maurizio Sarri?

Eden Hazard has started the season in great form for Chelsea with five goals in his first five matches. At the weekend, he scored a hat-trick to help the Blues come from behind to beat Cardiff City. It was a superb individual display and supporters are hoping that the Belgian international is finally ready to fulfil his undoubted world-class potential under Maurizio Sarri. BBC Sport reported the following quotes from the Italian about his player: "We have spoken and I …
Analysing Chelsea's Striking Options for the 2018/19 Season

Analysing Chelsea's Striking Options for the 2018/19 Season

Chelsea are entering a new era under Maurizio Sarri and that provides a new start for every player in the squad. One problem area for the Blues last season for their lack of a reliable striker to put the goal in the net. Alvaro Morata scored only 11 Premier League goals during his first season in England, while Michy Batshuayi wasn’t given a fair chance by Antonio Conte before being loaned out. Olivier Giroud is another option, but he is …