THINKING IN THE 1/8 OF CHAMPIONS
San Paolo, the main difficulty for the Barça against the Napoli
Published:8/01/2020 - 17:20h
Updated:8/01/2020 - 17:21h
The Barça, that keeps having as main aim of the season to conquer the Champions League, will put to proof his fragility like visitor in San Paolo, a very complicated field
In spite of having a benevolent draw for the eighth of final of the Champions League, the doubts that has the FC Barcelona in the last seasons like visitor have increased him in this and thus, his greater difficulty to surpass to the Naples will find it in Saint Paolo.
In his stadium the Italian square handles very well thanks to the unconditional support of his inflate. In total fit 55.000 people, that will be to the end giving it all to try help to his players to obtain a positive result for the hard turn that expects them in the Camp Nou.
Care with the Italians
Besides, the classical triquiñuelas by which have opted the napolitanos in previous seasons, like this night estruendosa in which they tried not leaving sleep to the staff of the Real Madrid three years ago, could add even more complexity to the attempt of the Barça to leave the eliminatory practically closed in the party of gone.
It would be very rare that the picture of Ernesto Valverde suffer to bend to double party and playing the turn home to a team that in the Series To is litigating by reengancharse to the European fight, very far to occupy these squares of access to the Champions League that accustomed in the last campaigns.
If to this add him that the Barcelona group has like main mission of the season conquer this title, whereas the ones of Naples signed with reaching put it of the eighth already achieved, then remains clear that the prognoses of the house of bets Betfair, are not at all bad, as they see like big favourite to the Catalan picture above the transalpino.
This yes, the fact to be able to step forward in one of the hardest fields of Europe, in which for example it has fallen this and the previous campaign the Liverpool, supposes a big opportunity for the Barça, that needs to show to himself same that it can be reliable far of Barcelona and of a Camp Nou where the results always are positive.
New opportunity for Luis Suárez
Besides, this will be another opportunity so that Luis Suárez try to break his maleficio to mark a goal out of house in the Glass of Europe, something that is prolonging enough in the time and that has a lot that see with the bad results of the team in the previous campaigns in the phases of eliminatory. Also Antoine Griezmann could be another of which look for to reach a personal attainment, in this case the one to annotate his first as much as culé in the Champions like visitor.
But, far of the individual results, the mission of the team trained by Ernesto Valverde is the one to achieve that the Barcelona return home with a victory in Saint Paolo, a very complicated stadium in which the Naples will treat to keep live the eliminatory.