Empoli defender Matias Silvestre has managed the impressive and rare feat of scoring for both teams in two different games this year.
Lorenzo Insigne and Simone Verdi race against time to be fit for Napoli’s Champions League clash with Paris Saint-Germain.
Rodrigo De Paul and Udinese director Daniele Pradè claim Napoli striker Arkadiusz Milik should’ve been sent off for a two-footed tackle.
Udinese Coach Julio Velazquez felt the 3-0 defeat to Napoli was “very harsh, as we deserved at least a draw.”
Carlo Ancelotti saw growing Napoli “maturity” after beating Udinese 3-0 and looked forward to the Champions League with Paris Saint-Germain.
Dries Mertens thanked Napoli fans for cheering them on against Udinese, but “we should’ve killed the game off earlier.”
Fabian Ruiz and Marko Rog came off the bench to score around Dries Mertens’ penalty, as Napoli dominated Udinese 3-0 and moved to within four points of Juventus.
Fabian Ruiz came off the bench after just three minutes and gave Napoli the half-time lead away to Udinese with a stunning strike.
Jose Callejon warned Napoli that “the matches after the break for international duty are often the most difficult” as they visit Udinese.
Napoli revamp yet again for their trip to Udinese, as Dries Mertens and Arkadiusz Milik start with Simone Verdi.