NEWS
Tuesday April 24 2012
Napoli striker shortage for Lecce

Ezequiel Lavezzi has not recovered in time for Napoli’s match with Lecce, so once again there is a striker shortage.

Pocho also missed Saturday’s 2-0 win over Novara with a thigh injury and is out of the squad for tomorrow’s rescheduled Serie A Week 33 match too.

Goran Pandev sits out the final round in his three-game ban, so Edinson Cavani and Eduardo Vargas are the only available forwards along with youth team player Massimiliano Ammendola.

Coach Walter Mazzarri has hinted he will bench Vargas again, so use Cavani as lone striker with support from Marek Hamsik.

Defender Gianluca Grava and second choice goalkeeper Rosati are also absent.

Napoli squad:De Sanctis, Colombo; Aronica, Britos, Campagnaro, Cannavaro, Fernandez; Dossena, Dzemaili, Gargano, Hamsik, Inler, Maggio, Zuniga; Cavani, Vargas, Ammendola

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