Champions League – Group Stage
start: 20:45 (GMT+1)
to 2 rounds before the end of the current group stage of the
Champions League, Manchester City is the only leader of the 6th
sextet. Now the team of Josep Guardiola has 12 points.
champion of Ukraine Shakhtar Donetsk is behind the leader with 3
points. And two underdogs of group F today are the vice-champion of
Italy Napoli (3 points) and the defending winner of Holland
championship Feyenoord without any points.
chances of Azzurri
is obvious that in this case the team of Josep Guardiola has ensured
itself the berth into the first round of play-off. But what team will
become the second representative of group F at decisive stages of the
main UEFA tournament?
the distance between Shakhtar Donetsk and Napoli is 6 points. But,
nevertheless the team of Maurizio Sarri can get into the 1/8 final
from the second position. Azzurri has to win over its rival at home
Stadio San Paolo.
first meeting in Kharkiv
first meeting of current opponents was held during the first round,
on the 13th
of September in Kharkiv at home arena Metalist Stadium. This match
ended with the victory of the Miners with the score 2:1 (Taison,
Facundo Ferreyra – Milik).
one scored goal that was scored by the Polish forward Arkadiusz Milik
is of principal significance. Napoli will be pleased even with the
victory with the score 1:0.
in this case with the final equality of the points, the vice-champion
of Italy will gain the advantage over Shakhtar Donetsk according to
the results of meetings (1:2 and 1:0).
this result acceptable? Of course, the Miners will be guarding their
gates as lions and will be fighting for one point that will let them
leave the group. Napoli needs the victory, of course …
– 1.45, draw – 4.75, Shakhtar Donetsk – 6.00;
Napoli (Asian Handicap -1) – odds 1.7 SBOBET