The Polish representative traditionally appeared in the first line-up and had a very good performance. Already in the 7th minute of the game the midfielder opened the scoring, then he played very well and supported his teammates who scored further goals. Zieliński’s game could definitely be liked.
The performance of the Pole translated into ratings in the Italian media. The Neapolitan “Il Mattino” praised Piotr Zieliński’s performance and his influence on the performance of the entire team.
– He unlocked the game of Napoli, won a lot of duels, which translated into the team’s game with Lazio. Sarri put Luis Alberto in the middle of the field, but with such a game Zieliński did not manage to create a greater threat – we read.
“Il Mattino” rated Zieliński’s game at 7.5 on a scale of 1-10, which is the second highest score in the team. The prestigious whoscored.com website, which evaluates players on the basis of algorithms summarizing their match statistics, gave Zieliński a rating of 7.7. Undoubtedly, the best player of the game was Dries Mertens, who scored two goals for Napoli.
Napoli are still waiting for league matches this year with Sassuolo, Atalanta, Empoli, Ilan and Spezia. At the end of the Europa League group stage, the Azzurri will face Leicester City at the Stadio Diego Maradona.