Napoli destroys Juventus 5-1 showing huge dominance

NAPOLI. Napoli obliterates Juventus 5-1 with goals of

Napoli destroys Juventus 5-1 showing huge dominance

NAPOLI. Napoli obliterates Juventus 5-1 with goals of Victor Osimhen (14′), Khvicha Kvaratskhelia (39′), Amir Rrahmani (55′), Victor Osimhen (65′) and Eljif Elmas (72′). On the opposite side, Juventus scored with ​Ángel Di María  (42′). Napoli capitalized on its better ball possession (60%).

The match was played at the Stadio San Paolo, Napoli stadium in Napoli on Friday and it started at 8:45 pm local time. The referee was Daniele Doveri with the collaboration of Alessandro Constanzo and Matteo Passeri. The 4th official was Daniele Chiffi. The weather was cloudy. The temperature was cold at 11.8 degrees Celsius or 53.29 Fahrenheit. The humidity was 75%.​

Match Statistics​

  • 60 Ball Possession 40
Shots
  • 12 Total 10
  • 8 On Target 2
  • 4 Off Target 8
  • 1 Shots blocked 4
  • 110 Attack 94
  • 37 Dangerous attack 38
  • 97 Ball safe​ 78
  • 0 Penalties 0
  • 2 Corners 5
Fouls
  • 10 Total 9
  • 0 Yellow Cards 1
  • 0 Double Yellow 0
  • 0 Red Card 0
Other
  • 5 Substitutions 5

Ball possession

Napoli had a strong ball possession 60% while Juventus was struggling with a 40% ball possession.

Attitude and shots

Juventus was more aggressive with 38 dangerous attacks and 10 shots of which 2 were on target. Nevertheless, Napoli was able to find the solution to win this encounter.​

Napoli shot 12 times, 8 on target, 4 off target. On the opposite side, Juventus shot 10 times, 2 on target, 8 off target.

Cards

Napoli didn’t receive any yellow card. Talking about the opposition, Juventus received 1 yellow card (Danilo).

Match Timeline

Victor Osimhen(goal)Khvicha Kvaratskhelia
14'
Khvicha Kvaratskhelia(goal)Victor Osimhen
39'
42'
Ángel Di María(goal)Arkadiusz Milik
45'
Danilo- Yellow
Eljif Elmas- sub ->Matteo Politano
46'
Amir Rrahmani(goal)
55'
58'
Moise Kean- sub ->Manuel Locatelli
58'
Leandro Paredes- sub ->Arkadiusz Milik
Victor Osimhen(goal)Khvicha Kvaratskhelia
65'
Mathias Olivera- sub ->Mário Rui
70'
Eljif Elmas(goal)
72'
73'
Samuel Iling- sub ->Danilo
73'
Fabio Miretti- sub ->Ángel Di María 
Tanguy Ndombélé- sub ->Victor Osimhen
79'
Giacomo Raspadori- sub ->Victor Osimhen
79'
83'
Matìas Soulè Malvano- sub ->Adrien Rabiot
Hirving Lozano- sub ->Khvicha Kvaratskhelia
88'

Standings

Standings
Team
Pts
Pl
Last 5

After playing this encounter, Napoli will have 47 points to hold in the 1st place. On the other side, Juventus will stay with 37 points like Milan to sit in the 3rd place.

Next matches

In the next match in the Serie A, Napoli will host Cremonese on the 12th of February with a 1-0 head to head record in favor of Napoli (0 draws).

Juventus will play away agasint Salernitana on the 7th of February with a 2-0 head to head statistic in favor of Juventus (1 draw).

Napoli – Formation

Napoli
G
Alex Meret 1.Italy
6.8
D
Mário Rui 6.Portugal
6.6
70'
D
7.3
D
Amir Rrahmani 13.Kosovo
8.0
Goals55'
D
Kim Min-Jae 3.Korea Republic
7.8
M
Piotr Zieliński 20.Poland
6.8
M
Stanislav Lobotka 68.Slovakia
6.9
M
André Zambo Anguissa 99.Cameroon
6.4
F
Matteo Politano 21.Italy
6.7
46'
F
Victor Osimhen 9.Nigeria
8.6
79' Goals14', 65'
F
9.1
88' Goals39'
Substitutes
G
Davide Marfella 12.Italy
G
Salvatore Sirigu 30.Italy
D
Leo Østigård 55.Norway
D
Juan Jesus 5.Brazil
D
D
Mathias Olivera 17.Uruguay
6.8
70'
M
Diego Demme 4.Germany
M
Gianluca Gaetano 70.Italy
M
Karim Zedadka 31.France
M
Eljif Elmas 7.North Macedonia
7.3
46' Goals72'
M
Tanguy Ndombélé 91.France
6.4
79'
F
6.1
79'
F
Alessio Zerbin 23.Italy
F
Hirving Lozano 11.Mexico
88'
F
Giovanni Simeone 18.Argentina

Napoli started with a aggressive line-up (4-3-3).

The manager Luciano Spalletti decided to play with the following team: Alex Meret (6.8), Giovanni Di Lorenzo (7.3), Amir Rrahmani (8.0), Min-jae Kim (7.8), Mário Rui (6.6), Frank Anguissa (6.4), Stanislav Lobotka (6.9), Piotr Zieliński (6.8), Matteo Politano (6.7), Victor Osimhen (8.6) and Khvicha Kvaratskhelia (9.1).

The home team had on the bench: Diego Demme, Leo Østigård, Juan Jesus, Bartosz Bereszyński, Davide Marfella, Gianluca Gaetano, Karim Zedadka, Giacomo Raspadori (6.1), Mathías Olivera (6.8), Eljif Elmas (7.3), Alessio Zerbin, Hirving Lozano, Salvatore Sirigu, Giovanni Simeone and Tanguy Ndombélé (6.4).

Substitutions

Napoli made 5 changes: Matteo Politano for Eljif Elmas (46′), Mário Rui for Mathías Olivera (70′), Victor Osimhen for Tanguy Ndombélé (79′), Victor Osimhen for Giacomo Raspadori (79′) and Khvicha Kvaratskhelia for Hirving Lozano (88′).

Best player: Khvicha Kvaratskhelia​

The most impressive player for Napoli was Khvicha Kvaratskhelia.

His rating is (9.1) with 1 goal, 30 passes (66% accurate) and 2 key passes. He was won 5 duels out of 12. He performed 5 crosses.

Juventus – Formation

Juventus
G
6.3
D
Danilo 6.Brazil
6.2
73' 45'
D
Alex Sandro 12.Brazil
6.2
D
Gleison Bremer 3.Brazil
6.0
M
Filip Kostić 17.Serbia
6.4
M
Adrien Rabiot 25.France
6.4
83'
M
7.1
58'
M
6.2
M
Federico Chiesa 7.Italy
6.6
F
Ángel Di María 22.Argentina
7.2
73' Goals42'
F
Arkadiusz Milik 14.Poland
7.0
58'
Substitutes
G
Carlo Pinsoglio 23.Italy
G
Mattia Perin 36.Italy
D
Federico Gatti 15.Italy
D
Daniele Rugani 24.Italy
M
83'
M
Fabio Miretti 20.Italy
6.4
73'
M
Leandro Paredes 32.Argentina
7.0
58'
M
Nicolò Fagioli 44.Italy
F
Moise Kean 18.Italy
6.3
58'
F
Samuel Iling 43.England
6.6
73'

Juventus started with a 3-5-2 line-up (3-5-2).

Massimiliano Allegri played with: Wojciech Szczęsny (6.3), Danilo (6.2), Bremer (6.0), Alex Sandro (6.2), Federico Chiesa (6.6), Weston McKennie (6.2), Manuel Locatelli (7.1), Adrien Rabiot (6.4), Filip Kostić (6.4), Ángel Di María (7.2) and Arkadiusz Milik (7.0).

The following players were sitting on the bench: Carlo Pinsoglio, Federico Gatti, Daniele Rugani, Moise Kean (6.3), Samuel Iling Junior (6.6), Matías Soulé, Mattia Perin, Fabio Miretti (6.4), Leandro Paredes (7.0) and Nicolò Fagioli.

Juventus could not rely on the presence of Moise Kean (injured).

Substitutions

Juventus made 5 changes: Manuel Locatelli for Moise Kean (58′), Arkadiusz Milik for Leandro Paredes (58′), Danilo for S. Iling-Junior (73′), Ángel Di María  for Fabio Miretti (73′) and Adrien Rabiot for M. Soulé (83′).

Best player: Ángel Di María​

The player that probably impressed the most for Juventus was Ángel Di María.

His rating is (7.2) with 1 goal, 17 passes (88% accurate) and 2 key passes. He was won 5 duels out of 13. He performed 7 crosses. He hit the woodwork once times.

Results of the day

These are the results of the day in the Serie A.​