Goals and Highlights: Napoli 1-1 Barcelona in 2020 Champions League
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6:00 PM9 months ago
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6:00 PM9 months ago

Napoli vs Barcelona Match Statistics

Kicks: 7 x 8

Kicks on goal: 4 x 2

Ball possession: 33% x 67%

Passes: 392 x 797

Fouls: 7 x 11

Yellow cards: 2 x 3 

Red cards: 0 x 1

5:56 PM9 months ago

90'+5' -Ended!

The referee ends the match!
5:55 PM9 months ago

90'+2' - Barcelona:Substitution

Out: Piqué

Enter: Lenglet

5:54 PM9 months ago

90' - Adds time!

The referee adds 5 minutes to the scoreboard!
5:53 PM9 months ago

89' - Double yellow and red cards!

Vidal fouls Mário, fights with Mário and receives a yellow card for the foul and the fight. Silly red card!
5:51 PM9 months ago

88' - Yellow card!

Mário fights with Vidal and receives a yellow card!
5:49 PM9 months ago

87' - Barcelona:Substitution

Out: Griezmann

Enter: Fati

5:42 PM9 months ago

82' - Yellow card!

Griezmann fouls Insigne and receives a yellow card!
5:39 PM9 months ago

78' - Napoli: Substitution

Out: Demme

Enter: Allan

5:37 PM9 months ago

75'

Messi takes a corner kick, Umtiti heads and Ospina defends.
5:34 PM9 months ago

73' - Napoli:substitution

Out: Callejón

Enter: Politano

5:32 PM9 months ago

71'

Arthur runs on the counterattack, passes to De Jong, tries a pass to Griezmann and Napoli's defense intercepts.
5:27 PM9 months ago

65' - Yellow card!

Messi fouls Ospina and receives a yellow card.
5:25 PM9 months ago

62'

Milik passes to Callejón on the right, he kicks and Ter Stegen blocks.
5:22 PM9 months ago

60'

Insigne runs, enters the area, kicks and Ter Stegen makes a great save.
5:19 PM9 months ago

56' - GOOOAL!!!

Busquets passes to Semedo on the right, Semedo crosses and Griezmann scores the goal!
5:15 PM9 months ago

55' - Barcelona:substitution

Out: Rakitic

Enter: Arthur

5:14 PM9 months ago

53' - Napoli:substitution

Out: Mertens

Enter: Milik

5:12 PM9 months ago

48' - Yellow card!

Busquets fouls Mertens and receives a yellow card. He's suspended from the next game.
5:09 PM9 months ago

46'

In the second half, Barcelona continues exchanging passes and valuing possession.
5:04 PM9 months ago

45' - Start!

The referee blows his whistle and starts the second half!
4:53 PM9 months ago

Curiosity

With this goal, Mertens is equal to Marek Hamsik as Napoli's top scorer. Both have 121 goals. Maradona comes in second with 115 goals.
4:50 PM9 months ago

45'+1' - Ended!

The referee ends the first half!
4:49 PM9 months ago

45' - Add time!

The referee adds 1 minute to the scoreboard.
4:48 PM9 months ago

43'

Vidal crosses, the ball goes straight into the goal and Ospina saves.
4:47 PM9 months ago

41'

Insigne takes the free kick, Mário Rui takes the ball, crosses and Manolas kicks out.
4:45 PM9 months ago

37'

Semedo runs, but is disarmed by Mário. Barcelona are unable to complete the attacks.
4:38 PM9 months ago

30' - GOOOOAL!!! WHAT A GOOOAL!!!

Firpo misses, Zielinski catches the ball, crosses from the right and Mertens kicks very well to the goal. Ter Stegen didn't jump.
4:33 PM9 months ago

26'

Messi runs, tries a pass to Griezmann and Manolas intercepts.
4:30 PM9 months ago

24'

Messi tries to pass to Griezmann inside the area, but the defense blocks.
4:25 PM9 months ago

21'

Messi crosses, Vidal fails to dominate and the ball stays with Napoli.
4:23 PM9 months ago

18'

Rakitic kicks from a big distance and the ball is blocked by the defense.
4:21 PM9 months ago

16'

Fabián Ruiz receives and passes to Callejón. He kicks and Ter Stegen saves.
4:19 PM9 months ago

12'

Barcelona values ball possession and Napoli defends very well.
4:17 PM9 months ago

9'

Mertens kicks, the shot goes weak and Ter Stegen saves.
4:15 PM9 months ago

8' -Wrong!

Messi passes to De Jong at the edge of the area. He returns the ball and Messi kicks wrong!
4:13 PM9 months ago

6'

Firpo tries to dominate the ball on the side of the field, but is hit by Callejón.
4:12 PM9 months ago

4'

Messi crosses to Firpo on the left. He heads, but the defense intercepts.
4:11 PM9 months ago

2'

Messi accelerates on the right, passes to De Jong and go on the counterattack.
4:09 PM9 months ago

1'

Napoli starts by putting pressure on the opponent in his defense field.
4:01 PM9 months ago

0' - Start!

The referee blows his whistle and starts the match.
3:54 PM9 months ago

Protocol!

The teams enter the field to fulfill the protocol ceremony.
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3:18 PM9 months ago
3:14 PM9 months ago

Already arrived!

The teams have arrived at the stadium and will soon warm up.
3:12 PM9 months ago

Napoli: Lineup

Ospina; Di Lorenzo, Manolas, Maksimovic and Mário; Fabián, Demme and Zielinski; Callejón, Mertens and Insigne.
3:09 PM9 months ago

Barcelona: Lineup

Ter Stegen; Semedo, Piqué, Umtiti and Firpo; Rakitic, Busquets and De Jong; Vidal, Messi and Griezmann.
10:14 PM9 months ago
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10:13 PM9 months ago

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10:09 PM9 months ago

Barcelona: Last Lineup

Ter Stegen; Semedo, Piqué, Lenglet and Firpo; Rakitic, Busquets and Arthur; Vidal, Griezmann and Messi.
10:06 PM9 months ago

Napoli: Last Lineup

Ospina; Di Lorenzo, Manolas, Maksimovic and Mario; Fabián, Demme and Elmas; Politano, Mertens and Insigne. 
10:01 PM9 months ago

Barcelona: Team news

Quique Setien is still without Sergi Roberto, injured a month ago. The Catalans reach the round of 16 after finishing the first phase in the lead of Group F with 14 points.
9:56 PM9 months ago

Napoli: Team news

The game will be the debut of coach Gennaro Gattuso at the helm of the team in the Champions League, who qualified second in Group E with 12 points. David Ospina and Alex Meret dispute the starting position in the goal, while Dries Mertens and Arkadiusz Milik fight for a place in the attack.
8:48 PM9 months ago

Extraterrestrial?

Gennaro Gattuso analyzed Messi, Barcelona's main player, and compared with Maradona:

“He's the greatest and he is an example for everyone, he never speaks a word more than the others. He does things that don't exist in the video game, things that are unthinkable. For some years he has been the greatest of all time. But I watched it on videos, and on DVD. Up close, from the stadium, I never saw it. I know the champion I was and I know I missed something wonderful. Am sorry. Today, I see Messi doing things that Maradona did", said.

8:41 PM9 months ago

Difficult situation

According to "AS", Barcelona have 29 injuries and 16 players have been affected this season. Luis Suárez, Jordi Alba and Ousmane Dembelé suffered the most injuries.
8:35 PM9 months ago

Kick-off time

The Napoli vs Barcelona match will be played at the San Paolo, in Napoli, Italy. The kick-off is scheduled at 3pm ET.
7:48 PM9 months ago
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