Napoli take today Fiorentina in the 1/8 finals Italian Cup. Strongly weakened hosts will be the favorite in the clash with “Violet” anyway. Who will check in for the Coppa Italia quarter-final? This time fans will not be able to watch the “Polish” duel.
Napoli – Fiorentina this is the most interesting meeting of the 1/8 final Italian Cup. Blue are currently the third Serie A team with 43 points. Napoli lost six points to the leading Inter, but played one more game. The team of Piotr Zieliński, who he will not play against Fiorentina due to the covid-19 infection in 2022 it has not yet lost. Napoli recently defeated Sampdoria 1-0 in the league, having previously tied 1-1 against Juventus in an important game.
Recently Napoli has to cope with serious staff shortages. Apart from Piotr Zieliński in the lineup of Neapolitans for the meeting of the Italian Cup with Fiorentina there will be, inter alia, Lorenzo Insigne, Alex Meret, Kalidou Koulibaly, Kevin Malcuit, André-Frank Zambo Anguissa, Hirving Lozano, Adam Ounas and Victor Osimhen.
Napoli – last results:
Napoli – Sampdoria 1-0
Juventus – Napoli 1-1
Napoli – Spezia 0-1
Milan – Napoli 0-1
Napoli – Empoli 0-1
Fiorentina he is sixth in the Italian league with 32 points. Recently, the Violet have suffered a severe defeat at home from Torino 0-4. In that game, Bartłomiej Drągowski, returning from an injury, sat on the bench in Fiorentina. The Polish goalkeeper was out of the game for over three months, and the last time he appeared … was in the league game against Napoli. Then Fiorentina lost 1-2 at home. There are many indications that he can play with Napoli from the very first minute.
Krzysztof Piątek, loaned from Hertha Berlin, may make his debut today for Fiorentina. The striker was in the wide Violet squad for this game, but he will most likely start the game on the bench. Fiorentina will have to deal with Napoli as part of the 1/16 final Italian Cup without Sofyan Amrabat at the African Cup of Nations and injured Marco Benassi and Riccardo Sottil.
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Fiorentina – last results:
Torino – Fiorentina 4-0
Hellas – Fiorentina 1-1
Fiorentina – Sassuolo 2-2
Fiorentina – Benevento 2-1 (Italian Cup)
Fiorentina – Salernitana 4-0
Assumed line-ups for the game Napoli – Fiorentina in the 1/16 Italian Cup:
Napoli: Ospina – Di Lorenzo, Rrahmani, Jesus, Ghoulam, Demme, Lobotka, Politano, Mertens, Elmas, Petagna.
Fiorentina: Drągowski – Venuti, Milenkovic, Nastasic, Biraghi, Duncan, Pulgar, Maleh, Gonzalez, Ikone, Saponara.
The meeting of the 1/8 finals of the Italian Cup: Napoli – Fiorentina will be held on Thursday 13 January. The match starts at 18.00.
Thursday’s game Italian Cup Napoli – Fiorentina can be watched on tv on Polsat Sport Premium 1.
The match Napoli – Fiorentina as part of the 1/8 finals of the Italian Cup will also be available online live stream on Polsat Box Go.
Napoli – Fiorentina – live text coverage on sport.interia.pl.
What time does the Napoli – Fiorentina match start?? 6.00 p.m. on Thursday.
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