Read our prediction for Barcelona vs Napoli below. This preview was written by a sport journalist who is specialised in betting tips and predictions.
Barcelona vs Napoli Prediction & Betting tips
Barcelona vs Napoli is the most important match of Thursday evening, in the two competitions, Europa League and Conference League, the two teams will meet from 17:45, in the Europa League. Barcelona and Napoli have faced each other six times since 2011 and so far, four matches being friendly, three being won by FC Barcelona and one by Napoli, while the last two confrontations took place in the eighth finals of the UEFA Champions League, where Barcelona qualified further after 1-1 in the round trip to Naples and 3-1 return on the “Nou Camp” in Barcelona.
Barcelona returns to the second European competition, the Europa League, after a break of almost 20 years, the 2003-2004 season, being the last in which tonight’s hosts played in the competition then called the Uefa Cup. Another interesting detail is that Barcelona has never won this competition, the best result being the qualification in the semifinals. Barcelona presents itself in tonight’s match after the draw with Espanyol obtained away, score 2-2, after previously winning in a categorical way the derby with Atletico Madrid, score 4-2. Barcelona reached this stage of the competition, after finishing 3rd in Group E of the UEFA Champions League, after Bayern Munich and Benfica.
On the other hand, we have Napoli, a team that this season is fighting for the title in Serie A. The guests come after the good match made at home in the company of Inter, the winner of last season’s title and the team that is fighting direct, together with AC Milan to win the trophy this season, a match that ended in a draw, score 1-1. Napoli reached this phase of the Europa League competition, after finishing 2nd in Group C, after Spartak Moscow, even if both teams had 10 points each, the direct results gave the Russians an advantage.
Barcelona vs Napoli head to head matches
08.08.20 CL Barcelona vs Napoli 3:1
25.02.20 CL Napoli vs Barcelona 1:1
10.08.19 CF Napoli vs Barcelona 0:4
08.08.19 CF Barcelona vs Napoli 2:1
06.08.14 CF Napoli vs Barcelona 1:0
* Our advice is: BTS/YES
* Selection odd for this bet is: 1.75
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