Italian Serie A
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Verona 0-3 Napoli

Napoli celebrate win over Verona

Napoli stayed in the final Champions League qualification spot after inflicting a second home defeat of the season on Verona.

Dries Mertens's low shot opened the scoring as Rafael Benitez's visitors remain 10 points behind leaders Juventus in third in Serie A.

Lorenzo Insigne tapped in Christian Maggio's cross to double Napoli's lead.

Blerim Dzemaili completed the scoring, tapping home the rebound from Insigne's initial shot.

Line-ups

Hellas Verona

  • 1Bittencourt Pinheiro
  • 29CacciatoreBooked at 85mins
  • 33Agostini
  • 19Jorginho
  • 18Moras
  • 22Maietta
  • 2Orestes Caldeira
  • 10HallfredssonSubstituted forMartinhoat 67'minutes
  • 9Toni
  • 15IturbeSubstituted forDonadelat 81'minutes
  • 21Gomez TalebSubstituted forCaciaat 77'minutes

Substitutes

  • 3Albertazzi
  • 4Laner
  • 5Donati
  • 6Martinho
  • 8Cacia
  • 11Jankovic
  • 12Andrade
  • 14Cirigliano
  • 23González
  • 25Marques Pinto
  • 30Donadel
  • 98Borra

Napoli

  • 1Barbosa
  • 11Maggio
  • 27Armero
  • 20DzemailiBooked at 84mins
  • 21Fernández
  • 33Albiol
  • 7Callejón
  • 88InlerSubstituted forRadosevicat 82'minutes
  • 9HiguaínSubstituted forBritosat 80'minutes
  • 19PandevSubstituted forInsigneat 67'minutes
  • 14Mertens

Substitutes

  • 2Réveillere
  • 3Uvini
  • 5Britos
  • 12Contini
  • 13Bariti
  • 15Colombo
  • 17Hamsik
  • 22Radosevic
  • 24Insigne
  • 91Zapata
Referee:
Daniele Doveri

Match Stats

Home TeamHellas VeronaAway TeamNapoli
Possession
Home47%
Away53%
Shots
Home10
Away15
Shots on Target
Home1
Away8
Corners
Home4
Away3
Fouls
Home21
Away19

Live Text

  1. Post update

    Match ends, Verona 0, Napoli 3.

  2. Full Time

    Second Half ends, Verona 0, Napoli 3.

  3. Post update

    Blerim Dzemaili (Napoli) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

  4. Post update

    Foul by Marco Donadel (Verona).

  5. Post update

    Foul by Dries Mertens (Napoli).

  6. Post update

    Fabrizio Cacciatore (Verona) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

  7. Post update

    Christian Maggio (Napoli) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

  8. Post update

    Foul by Luca Toni (Verona).

  9. Booking

    Fabrizio Cacciatore (Verona) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.

  10. Post update

    Dries Mertens (Napoli) wins a free kick on the left wing.

  11. Post update

    Foul by Fabrizio Cacciatore (Verona).

  12. Booking

    Blerim Dzemaili (Napoli) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.

  13. Post update

    Foul by Blerim Dzemaili (Napoli).

  14. Post update

    Jorginho Frello (Verona) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

  15. Post update

    José Callejón (Napoli) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

  16. Post update

    Dangerous play by Domenico Maietta (Verona).

  17. Substitution

    Substitution, Napoli. Josip Radosevic replaces Gökhan Inler.

  18. Post update

    Foul by Federico Fernández (Napoli).

  19. Post update

    Luca Toni (Verona) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

  20. Substitution

    Substitution, Verona. Marco Donadel replaces Juan Iturbe.

Scores, Results & Fixtures

Sunday 12th January 2014

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