Napoli must win this match to arrive to the winter stop at the top of the standings and, even, leave behind the bad elimination suffered in the Italian Cup with the defeat for 1-2 at the San Paolo against Atalanta. Yeah, because the Maurizio Sarri' team after leaving the Champions League (and be relegated to Europa League), also greeted the national cup. Fortunately for them, Neapolitan find a Verona that on paper should be very affordable. In the last round, the team of Fabio Pecchia lost at home against Juventus 1-3 showing a good football, and the goal of the momentary draw of Martin Caceres had also increased the chances of the Gialloblù.
Match Preview & Team News
Napoli is the big favorite of this match, Sarri's group has won 9 of its last 10 matches against Verona in all competitions and Verona have failed to win 26 of their last 28 Serie A away matches Sarri decision to rotate against Atalanta in midweek backfired as Napoli were knocked out of the Coppa Italia and he will field his best available XI for this game. After suspension, Mario Rui returns to the left, while on the right Hysaj remains in doubt for a blow suffered against Atalanta. Alessio Cerci will be out coz of a injury, Bruno Zuculini suffers a resentment in flexors of his left leg, while Martin Caceres is rumoured to be leaving Hellas Verona but is expected to play one final game here.
Napoli vs Verona betting predictions:
Between the less prolific teams outside home, Verona challenges the Serie A leaders who in 5 of the last 7 games closed first half ahead and then won the match. Try tNapoli winning at both half time and full time for an easy win
Napoli winning at both half time and full time - 1.39
Combo "Napoli to win + Both teams to score" - 2.50
Exact result 3-1 - 10.00
*odds accurate as of 11.40 from bet365
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