Napoli and Fiorentina will meet at San Paolo Stadium on Saturday for a game of the 20th round in Serie A. Both teams are currently in the lower half of the standings, with Napoli sitting on 11th position with 24 points, while La Viola are down at 14th with three points less.
Napoli vs Fiorentina Head to Head
|Head to Head||Last game||Last games||Last games home/away|
|Napoli||Win||11 W/ 7 D/ 2 L||6 W/ 3 D/ 1 L|
|Fiorentina||Loss||2 W/ 7 D/ 11 L||1 W/ 3 D/ 6 L|
Last game between the teams: 24.08.2019 Serie A: Fiorentina – Napoli 3:4; Erick Pulgar 9’(penalty), Nikola Milenkovic 52’, Kevin-Prince Boateng 65’; Dries Mertens 38’, Lorenzo Insigne 43’(penalty), 67’, Jose Callejon 56’
Last game at this venue: 15.09.2018 Serie A: Napoli – Fiorentina 1:0; Lorenzo Insigne 79’
Worth mentioning: Napoli did not lose any of the last three meetings with Fiorentina. The two teams met in the opening round of the season in Italy and produced one of the games of the campaign, after finishing 3:4 at Stadio Artemio Franchi. Before that match, the sides playing away from home in this H2H clash were without a victory in ten consecutive encounters. Two of the last five games featured over 2,5 goals, while only the most recent of those witnessed goals at both ends.
Napoli vs Fiorentina Stats
|As of 15.01||Last game||Last 10 games||Last 5 games home/away|
|Napoli||Win||3 W/ 3 D/ 4 L||2 W/ 0 D/ 3 L|
|Fiorentina||Win||4 W/ 4 D/ 2 L||1 W/ 1 D/ 3 L|
Last game Napoli: 14.01.2020 Coppa Italia: Napoli – Perugia 2:0; Lorenzo Insigne 26’(penalty), 38’(penalty); Pietro Iemmelio from the visiting team missed a penalty in the 45’
Top performers Napoli: Arkadiusz Milik 7 goals, Dries Mertens 4 goals 2 assists, Lorenzo Insigne 3 goals 4 assists.
Next game Napoli: 21.01.2020 Coppa Italia: Napoli – Lazio
Last game Fiorentina: 15.01.2020 Coppa Italia: Fiorentina – Atalanta 2:1; Patrick Cutrone 11’, Pol Lirola 84’; Josip Ilicic 67’; German Pezzella from the home team was sent off for two yellow cards in the 70’
Top performers Fiorentina: Erick Pulgar 3 goals 3 assists, Gaetano Castrovilli 3 goals 2 assists, Nikola Milenkovic 3 goals.
Next game Fiorentina: 25.01.2020 Serie A: Fiorentina – Genoa
|Last 10 games||GF:GA||Over 2.5 goals||BTTS||Clean sheets|
Worth mentioning: Napoli qualified for the 1/4 finals in the Italian Cup with a 2:0 victory over Perugia in mid-week. The team failed to impress with their playing style yet again, but were saved by Lorenzo Insigne two first half penalties. No draw has been registered in Napoli’s last six outings. Three of their last five matches produced over 2,5 goals, and the same three also saw both involved teams to score.
Fiorentina are also through to the quarter finals of Coppa Italia, after prevailing 2:1 over Atalanta on Wednesday. New signing Patrick Cutrone needed just 11 minutes in his debut game to get his name on the scoresheet, and despite being reduced to ten men with the scores level, La Viola still managed to find the winning goal. Two of their last five outings featured over 2,5 goals, and four witnessed goals at both ends.
Napoli vs Fiorentina News
Missing players Napoli: Mario Rui is suspended. Kevin Malcuit and Dries Mertens are injured. Kalidou Koulibaly and Faouzi Ghoulam are doubtful.
Missing players Fiorentina: Kevin-Prince Boateng and Franck Ribery are injured.
Napoli vs Fiorentina Predictions
Both teams to score – 1.70 @ bet365