NEWS
Sunday February 28 2021
Probable line-ups: Napoli v Benevento

David Ospina returns to the Napoli squad list and Dries Mertens could start in the Azzurri attack against Benevento.

The Azzurri face Benevento in the Derby della Campania.

It kicks off at 17.00 GMT. You can follow the game live on the LIVEBLOG.

David Ospina returns from an injury and is set to start in goal in place of Alex Meret.

Dries Mertens is expected to start in the Napoli attack. Gennaro Gattuso must do without the injured Victor Osimhen and Andrea Petagna.

Kalidou Koulibaly will start at the back. According to reports in Italy, the Senegal international has attracted the interest of Bayern Munich.

Lorenzo Insigne’s brother Roberto scored against Napoli in the reverse fixture, but could start on the bench for Benevento, with Artur Ionita, Gianluca Caprari and Gianluca Lapadula upfront.

Probable line-ups: Napoli-Benevento

Napoli (probable): Ospina; Di Lorenzo, Rrahmani, Koulibaly, Ghoulam; Fabian Ruiz, Bakayoko; Politano, Zielinski, L. Insigne; Mertens.

Benevento (probable): Montipò; Depaoli, Tuia, Barba, Foulon; Hetemaj, Schiattarella, Viola; Ionita, Caprari; Lapadula.