Monday August 18 2014
Napoli list 19 for Athletic

Napoli have listed 19 players for their Champions League Play-off round first leg tie with Athletic Bilbao.

The Vesuviani face off against the Spanish outfit at the San Paolo on Tuesday evening in the first of two legs to be played out to determine progression to the group stages of the UEFA competition.

For the first competitive match of the season for the Vesuviani, Rafa Benitez has called upon a squad of 19 players, including Gonzalo Higuain in attack despite a shortened pre-season.

Summer signings Kalidou Koulibaly and Michu are also included in the selection.

Napoli squad to face Athletic Bilbao: Rafael, Andujar, Contini, Maggio, Mesto, Albiol, Koulibaly, Britos, Ghoulam, Gargano, Jorginho, Inler, Callejon, Insigne, Mertens, Hamsik, Michu, Duvan, Higuain