Napoli said goodbye to Serie A with a win against Lazio and aims for Barcelona

The celestial team beat the Eagles 3-1 and will be in good shape for next week’s duel for the knockout stages of the Champions League.

On the last day of the Serie TO, Napoli surpassed Lazio 3-1 in the San Paolo. With this triumph, the set of Gennaro Gattuso will arrive in the best way for the return in front of Barcelona for the round of 16 of the Champions League next August 8.

The first celebration was not long in coming in the match, which happened in favor of the Celestes after nine minutes. With a bit of fortune, the Spanish Fabián Ruiz put the locals ahead after a good shot that went astray on the way. However, the smile did not last long in Naples since Ciro Inmobile equalized after taking advantage of a center flush with the floor from the left at 22 ‘.

In the second part, those from the South rejoiced over the beginning. After a foul by Marco Parolo to Dries Mertens inside the area, Lorenzo Insigne was in charge of changing for a goal from the penalty spot. At the end of the match, Matteo Politano was in charge of sealing the result.

Despite the favorable scoreboard, the alarms went off for the Celestes, as Insigne had to be replaced with ten minutes to go for a muscle injury.

With the win, those from Naples finished the championship in seventh place with 62 points. While Lazio missed the chance to finish the league on the podium, although they have almost guaranteed their pass to the next Orejona after finishing fourth with 78 units (only would not enter if Rome wins the current edition of the Europa League and Napoli the Champions). In addition, Immobile kept the Golden Boot for the top scorer in Europe.

With regard to the last champion of the Italy Cup, the mind is already set on the international competition: he must travel to Spain to seek the pass to the quarterfinals against Barça and take advantage of the 1-1 occurred in the first leg at San Paolo .

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