NEWS
Saturday August 1 2020
Meret out of Napoli-Lazio

Napoli goalkeeper Alex Meret has pulled out of this evening’s final Serie A match of the season against Lazio due to a stomach bug.

It kicks off at 19.45 UK time (18.45 GMT), click here for a match preview.

The Italy international was expected to start tonight at the Stadio San Paolo, but is not even in the squad.

A statement from the club confirmed Meret is suffering from a stomach bug.

Youth team goalkeeper Hubert Idasiak has been added to the squad as a replacement, while David Ospina will take the gloves.

Gennaro Gattuso called up Kostas Manolas and Nikola Maksimovic, who were both nursing injuries.

Napoli squad for Lazio: Ospina, Karnezis, Idasiak, Di Lorenzo, Mario Rui, Manolas, Luperto, Ghoulam, Maksimovic, Koulibaly, Hysaj, Allan, Zielinski, Elmas, Younes, Fabian Ruiz, Demme, Lobotka, Callejon, Lozano, Insigne, Mertens, Milik, Politano

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