After an impressive Champion League victory over Liverpool, Napoli will be hosting promoted side at the San Paolo stadium scheduled for 29/92019 at 10.30 GTM.
Carlo Ancelotti side has had an impressive start to the Serie A campaign. With victories over Lecce, the team has built up steam to be worthy contenders for the Serie A title. Napoli put up a spirited fight against Juventus, unfortunately, an own goal from defender Koulibaly handed their first defeat in the season.
Brescia, on the other hand, are enjoying the sights following their promotion from Serie B. They started the season on a high note following the win over Cagliari. However, they have shown mixed results ever since. They have fallen to the hands of AC Milan, Bologna and Juventus and recording a win over Udinese.
Napoli vs. Brescia Head to Head
Both Napoli and Brescia have played 7 matches together. Napoli has managed to record 4 wins with 3 matches ending in a draw. Napoli is ranked third in Serie A behind Juventus and Inter Milan with 9 points. Brescia is ranked 12th with 6 points.
Below is a previous result between the two teams:
- Napoli 0 – 0 Brescia
- Brescia 0 – 1 Napoli
- Napoli 3 -1 Brescia
- Napoli 1 – 1 Brescia
- Brescia 1 – 1 Napoli
- Napoli 3 – 0 Brescia
Napoli Team News
On the injury list for Naples is a center back Lorenzo Tonelli. New signing from Tottenham Llorente was on point during the 4-1 thrashing of Lecce. Despite speculations of a possible move, center forward Mertens is fit and a likely feature.
Despite the injury of Tonelli, Naples will hugely rely on the services of Koulibaly and Maksimovic. In addition, winger Insigne featured in the Champions League victory and will be put to test ahead of their travel to Anfield.
Brescia Team News
Brescia will be without the services of center forward Ernesto Torregrossa suffering from a thigh problem. Additionally, they will also lack the services of center back Giangiacomo Magnani and centra midfield Matianni Viviani who picked up injuries. To top of the injury list is central midfielder Emmanuel Ndoj who suffers an ankle injury.
Despite the injuries, Brescia has a formidable attack with the likes of Spalek and Donnarumma. Manager Corini has also managed to bring out the best in Bisoli and Sabelli who have been a threat.
- Prediction and Odds
- Napoli win – 1.26
- Draw – 7
- Total Under 2.5 – 2.99
- Double Chance Napoli X – 1.06