Granada v Napoli 2-0: Home win for Juventus in Europa League opening first leg

Granada vs. Napoli
Technical card:
Granada: Rui Silva, Dimitri Foulquier, Domingos Duarte, Jesus Vallejo (German Sanchez, min.23), Carlos Neva (Victor Diaz, min.78), Darwin Machis (Antonio Puertas, min.70), Angel Montoro, Yangel Herrera, Maxime Gonalons (Yan Eteki, min.78), Robert Kenedy (Alberto Soro, min.70) and Jorge Molina
Napoli: Alex Meret, Giovanni Di Lorenzo, Nikola Maksimovic, Amir Rrahmani, Mario Rui, Matteo Politano (Piotr Zielinski, min.46), Stanislav Lobotka (Tiemoue Bakayoko, min.64), Lorenzo Insigne, Eljif Elmas, Fabian Ruiz and Victor Osimhen
Stadium: the Estadio Nuevo Los Carmenes
Goals: Yangel Herrera (1-0, min. 19) and Robert Kenedy (2-0, min. 21)

Granada takes the lead in the knockout after beat this Thursday at the Estadio Nuevo Los Carmenes against Napoli by a score of 2-0. After this result, Granada achieves an important advantage in the back match of round of 16, which will take place at the stadium Napoli.

Granada started strongly in the first half, beginning with Yangel Herrera opening the scoring in the 19th minute. Later, Granada scored again and increased their advantage thanks to a goal from Robert Kenedy in the 21st minute, thereby seeing the first half to a 2-0. Both teams struggled to produce anything meaningful in the second half, leaving the final score at 2-0.

For Granada German Sanchez, Alberto Soro, Antonio Puertas, Yan Eteki and Victor Diaz came on for Jesus Vallejo, Robert Kenedy, Darwin Machis, Maxime Gonalons and Carlos Neva, while Napoli brought on Piotr Zielinski and Tiemoue Bakayoko to replace Matteo Politano and Stanislav Lobotka.

There were bookings for Dimitri Foulquier, Rui Silva, Victor Diaz, Yan Eteki and Angel Montoro from Granada and Eljif Elmas, Giovanni Di Lorenzo, Lorenzo Insigne, Piotr Zielinski and Mario Rui for Napoli.

Granada smell victory after win over Napoli, but Diego Martinez’s men will have home advantage in 2nd leg.

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