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Napoli accept Real Madrid


Tonight at the stadium “San Paolo” Napoli accept Real Madrid in the second leg of the eighth-finals of the Champions League.
Statistics, however, is not of much benefit to the home team. It shows that Real Madrid continued forward in the last 8 cases in which he had lead after the first leg in the phase of eighth-finals. Furthermore, “white ballet” no loss in the tournament for 11 consecutive games, and if today not admit defeat, this will be a new club record in this tournament.

Napoli accept Real Madrid
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Meanwhile Napoli is very stable host the Champions League. The team has only one loss in their last 10 games at “San Paolo” (7 wins and 2 draws). The problem is that this defeat came this season from Besiktas (2: 3).

The home coach Maurizio Sari confirmed that Dries Mertens is healthy and can play in this game. Only Alan is questionable because of a problem in the hip and at the last moment will decide whether to be included in the starting eleven.

At the same time, Zinedine Zidane is expected to go back into the game stars Cristiano Ronaldo and Gareth Bale, who missed the match with Eibar Primera over the weekend. The coach can not rely solely on the injured Raphaël Varane, but all other players are available.