NEWS
Thursday December 3 2020
Line-ups: AZ Alkmaar v Napoli

Napoli look to Dries Mertens, Matteo Politano and Lorenzo Insigne in their crucial Europa League trip to AZ Alkmaar.

It kicks off at 20.00 GMT, follow the build-up and action as it happens from this game, Milan-Celtic and Roma-Young Boys on the LIVEBLOG.

The Dutch side earned a shock 1-0 win at the Stadio San Paolo at the start of the tournament, but Napoli recovered and now lead the group, albeit just two points clear of both AZ and Real Sociedad.

Victor Osimhen is still out injured, so Mertens is again the centre-forward, flanked by Insigne and Politano, resting Hirving Lozano.

Tiemoue Bakayoko returns to the midfield, as he was suspended for Sunday’s 4-0 Serie A win over Roma.

AZ Alkmaar: Bizot; Sugawara, Hatzidiakos, Martins Indi, Wijndal; Midtsjo, Koopmeiners; De Wit; Stengs, Gudmundsson, Aboukhlal

AZ bench: Verhulst, Reus, Boadu, Karlsson, Drujif, Evjen, Familio-Castillo, Letschert, Reijnders, Leeuwin

Napoli: Ospina; Di Lorenzo, Maksimovic, Koulibaly, Ghoulam; Fabian Ruiz, Bakayoko, Zielinski; Politano, Mertens, Insigne

Napoli bench: Meret, Contini, Demme, Mario Rui, Elmas, Lozano, Petagna, Manolas, Lobotka