On March 15 in Naples, Napoli will host Eintracht Frankfurt in the second leg of the 1/8 Champions League. The game starts at 20:00 GMT.
Napoli were able to confidently pass the group stage, finishing first in their group with 15 points, in which the club managed to score 20 goals with 6 conceded.
Luciano Spalletti’s team successfully played the first match in the 1/8 stage of the Champions League against Eintracht Frankfurt, winning away with a score (2-0), and thus improving the chances of reaching the next round.
In the Italian league, Napoli are top of the league table with 68 points, 18 points behind second place. In the last round, the club defeated Atalanta with a score (2-0).
Eintracht Frankfurt, meanwhile, struggled through the Champions League group stage and finished second with 10 points. As a result, the club lost first place to Tottenham by one point.
The first match for the team from Germany turned out to be a failure, the club could not impose a fight on the opponent on its field, which eventually led to a defeat, and thereby complicating the chances of reaching the next round.
In the German championship, Eintracht is in sixth place with 40 points, and in the last round the team played a draw with Stuttgart with a score (1-1).
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Head to Head
The two teams played three games between each other and Eintracht Frankfurt achieved an excellent result by winning both games that were played between the two teams in the 1994-1995 season.
The last meeting of the two teams took place in February of this year in the first match of the 1/8 stage of the Champions League and ended with the victory of Napoli with a score of (2-0).
- Napoli to score in the first half: In the last two away matches, Eintracht conceded in the first half.
- First half total over 1.5 goals: In the last two away matches of Eintracht, such a bet was successful.
The first match between the two teams showed that the Italian club is in better shape and much stronger than its opponent.
We believe that Eintracht has no chance of success in this match, and Napoli will confidently win and advance to the next round.
Prediction for this match: Napoli win by two goals.
- Total over 2.5 goals.