Napoli will face AC Milan in the second match of the Champions League


Napoli will host AC Milan in the second leg of the Champions League quarter-finals on Tuesday.

They played the first match in this year's Champions League on April 12, where Milan won 1-0.

Milan scored the goal through Ismael Bennacer, five minutes before the break.

Napoli ended the match with 10 goals in the field, after Andre Zambo Anguissa was sent off with 16 minutes left in the game.

Also, Napoli played the game without Victor Osimhen, who is sick, the team's top scorer this season.

The Nigerian player helped Napoli win Serie A this year for the first time since 1990, with 21 goals in Italy's top league.

However, Osimhen is expected to play in the match on Tuesday, where Napoli hopes to reach the quarter-finals for the first time in the Champions League.

Players likely to start the match:

Napoli: Meret; Di Lorenzo, Rrahmani, Juan Jesus, Olivera; Lobotka, Elmas, Zieliński; Lozano, Osimhen, Kvaratskhelia

Red card: Kim, Zambo Anguissa

Those who will not play next game if they are given a yellow card: Juan Jesus, Politano, Rrahmani

Milan: Maignan; Calabria, Tomori, Kjær, Theo Hernández; Tonali, Krunić; Diaz, Bennacer, Leão; Giroud

Those who will not play the next game if they are given a yellow card: Ballo, Calabria, Krunić, Tomori, Tonali

The teams added three games this year:

Champions League 12th of April

  • AC Milan 1 - 0 Napoli

Serie A Sunday 2 April 2023

  • Napoli 0 - 4 Milan

Serie A Sunday 18 September 2022

  • Milan 1 - 2 Napoli

Napoli is the first on the Serie A table with 73 points, while Milan is fourth with 53 points.


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