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Manchester City vs Napoli

What's it?

It's the Champions League Group F match between Serie A leaders Napoli and the runaway Premier League leaders.

When is it?

Wednesday Nov 1, 2017.

What time is kick-off?

German referee Felix Brych will get the match at San Paolo Stadium in Naples beneath approach at 7.45pm (GMT), the now conventional begin time for Champions League fixtures. Brych, by the way, will likely be joined by compatriots Mark Borsch and Stefan Lupp who will likely be operating the traces whereas Marco Achmüller will act as fourth official.

What TV channel is it on?

The match will likely be broadcast on BT Sport with the programme beginning at 7pm. Alternatively, you possibly can comply with all of the build-up, dwell minute-by-minute motion and, after all, post-match evaluation proper right here. Simply bookmark this web page and are available again at round 6.30pm.

What's the staff information?

Maurizio Sarri, the Napoli coach, will likely be with out simply Arkadiusz Milik although harm and is anticipated to begin his strongest staff attainable after resting gamers on the Etihad a fortnight in the past.
Potential beginning XI: Reina, Hysaj, Kouibaly, Albiol, Ghoulam, Allan, Jorginho, Hamsik, Callejon, Mertens, Insigne.
Manchester Metropolis stay with out captain Vincent Kompany. It was hoped the Belgium defender, who has not performed since August attributable to a calf harm, would return to coaching this week however the Group F sport on the San Paolo Stadium comes too quickly.
Left-back Benjamin Mendy (knee) is Metropolis's solely different main absentee however fringe kids Phil Foden, after his successes with England Below-17s, and Brahim Diaz (injured) have additionally not travelled.
Potential beginning XI: Ederson, Walker, Stones, Otamendi, Delph, De Bruyne, Fernandinho, Silva, Sterling, Aguero, Sane.

What are they saying?

"I do not know if this sport will likely be decisive as a result of on paper Metropolis can win all their video games. Clearly, whoever takes factors towards them has a bonus. No one is unbeatable, however I think about them the perfect European staff of the second, with the perfect coach on the planet.
"Enjoying at dwelling is a bonus for us with our nice followers however Metropolis are definitely used to this type of environment. I want to see some concern on their faces."
Napoli supervisor Maurizio Sarri
"It is an enormous honour for me being right here in Naples, it is the primary time for me as a participant and as a coach. We have now loads of respect for Napoli, for the way in which they play, however this can be a match; soccer is a sport and concern can not exist. We are going to simply attempt to play a great sport.
"We're a younger membership in Europe, we do not have the expertise of different high golf equipment, now we have three or 4 gamers with loads of worldwide expertise. So that is one other check for us, let's have a look at if we're persevering with to develop."
Manchester Metropolis supervisor Pep Guardiola

What are the percentages?

Draw: 27/10
Manchester Metropolis to win: 7/5

What's our prediction?

Tricky one to name. Napoli, who begin the sport third of their group, will likely be determined to win tonight's match and offering Metropolis can face up to early stress could take benefit on the short break. Napoli 2 Metropolis three.

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