The Portuguese team plays their pass to the last 16 of the tournament, after losing in the local championship after 23 games unbeaten, against Marítimo, by the date 12 of the First League.
Despite the defeat, nothing has changed in football in Portugal, as directed by Rui Vitória remain in the first position with 29 points, two points above their closest pursuer, which is Sporting Lisbon, also a participant Of this edition of the Champions League.
The Peruvian André Carrillo has been summoned by his coach and will be part of the list that will receive the Italian team. Normally our compatriot starts from the bench of substitutes, so he is not expected a title for him in the meeting on Tuesday.
Napoli, meanwhile, arrives in Portugal with the same intentions as their opponent in turn, adding the same number of points and, if lost, can be eliminated from the contest. The last runner-up in Italy is not in a positive mood and will have to show his best level to continue in the most important club tournament in Europe.
In the local tournament, those led by Maurizio Sarri, who do not have their main striker, Arkadiusz Milik, by injury, are in fourth place and their irregularity has allowed them to win only two of the last seven official matches.
That is why, this Tuesday, in Lisbon, local and Neapolitan will have to give everything for the whole so as not to depend on another result and ensure their qualification to the last 16 of the competition Can Napoli revalidate their victory over Benfica in Local condition? There is no doubt that it will be a joke.