In the 22nd week of the Italian First Football League (Serie A), Napoli beat the host Juventus 1-0.
In the match played at Diego Armando Maradona Stadium in Naples, the two teams playing for the top shared their trumps.
Although the guest started with Juventus, Napoli caught the balance later in the game. In the 30th minute, the referee of the match, Daniele Doveri, gave a penalty with the help of the VAR to the action of Juventus stopper Giorgio Chiellini against the Neapolitan Amir Rrhamani.
In Naples, Lorenzo Insigne turned the penalty shot into a goal in the 31st minute, putting the host ahead 1-0. This goal was also the 100th goal that Insigne scored for Napoli.
The first half ended with this score.
In the second half of the match, Juventus did not find the goal he was looking for, even though he was loaded for the tie goal, and Napoli left the field with a 1-0 win. National football player Merih Demiral, who was in the Juventus squad, did not take part in this match.
Napoli, who beat Juventus with a single goal, increased his score to 40, climbed to the 4th place in the scoreboard and reduced the point difference to 2 with his opponent.
Juventus ended the week with a defeat and suffered his third defeat against Napoli this season and was wounded on the way to the championship. Black and whites are in the 3rd place with 42 points, 7 points behind Milan’s leader.
On the other hand, the coach Gennaro Gattuso, whose seat was rocking in Napoli, won a critical victory for his future, while at the same time, he took the rematch of the Super Cup, which he lost to his rival Juventus on January 20, in the league.
Meanwhile, in another game played today in the league, Turin and Genoa drew 0-0.
Napoli story predicted the match
Napoli: Napoli have lost two of three however are as yet in the discussion for the main four. A success here could make them a top choice to complete in a Champions League spot, however there is still bounty left to be chosen. Napoli have quite recently drawn one of 20 games so far this season, losing seven and winning 12. That implies they either get everything or nothing. What’s astonishing is, the group scores a great deal, averaging more than two objectives a game, and they additionally have surrendered less objectives than four of the five groups in front of them. Lately, they have been yielding regardless of surrendering a great deal of good looks. In the event that they can be cleaner in protection, they’ll get an opportunity.