Tuesday February 25 2020
Mario Rui: 'Napoli sacrifice for team'

Mario Rui assures Napoli will “all sacrifice for each other to help out in defence” against Barcelona, “especially when Lionel Messi runs at us…”

The first leg of the Champions League Round of 16 kicks off at the Stadio San Paolo at 20.00 GMT.

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“It’s a truly special game to play, in the Champions League knockouts against one of the strongest teams in the world. It can’t help but feel special,” the full-back told Sky Sport Italia.

“It’s easier if we can all play together as a team, so that gets the best out of the individuals too. We are ready and will all sacrifice for each other to help out in defence, especially when Messi runs at us…”

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