When taking all factors into account, Fiorentina have the capability to find the back of the net against this Napoli lineup, but that is unlikely to be enough to avoid a loss. We are anticipating a very close game with a 2-1 victory for Napoli at the end of this one. Hopefully this is a good one. All Napoli v Fiorentina match predictions, user poll and stats are shown below - plus the latest match odds.
Taking a look at their past results, Fiorentina:
- have not emerged victorious against SSC Napoli when having played them away from home in the previous 5 league matches. Not good at all.
- are without an away win for the past 4 league games.
⚽️ What was the score last time these teams met in this league?
The previous league fixture featuring these sides was Serie A match day 1 on 24/08/2019 when it finished Fiorentina 3-4 SSC Napoli. In that game, Fiorentina managed 42% possession and 20 attempts on goal with 6 of them on target. Goals were scored by Erick Pulgar (9'), Nikola Milenković (52') and Kevin-Prince Boateng (65'). SSC Napoli had 15 attempts at goal with 7 of them on target. Dries Mertens (38'), Lorenzo Insigne (43', 67') and José Callejón (56') scored. The referee was Davide Massa.
Stadium: Stadio San Paolo (60,240)
Captain: Lorenzo Insigne
Chairman: Aurelio De Laurentiis
Manager: Gennaro Gattuso
Competitions: Serie A position 11, Coppa Italia (5th Round), Champions League (Last 16)
Taking a look at their past results, Napoli:
- have not lost a league tie with Fiorentina in their last 3 games.
- have not won at home in their last 5 league matches. Their fans aren't happy.
Key Player: Dries Mertens
Generally taking up the Striker position, Dries Mertens was born in Leuven, Belgium. Having made his senior debut playing for AGOVV Apeldoorn in the 2006 - 2007 season, the dangerous Forward has netted 4 league goals in this Serie A 2019 - 2020 campaign to date in a total of 16 appearances.