On Saturday, August 1, 2020, the Stadio San Paolo hosts Napoli vs Lazio in Matchday 38 of the 2019/20 Serie A. The Head Referee for the clash will be Gianpaolo Calvarese, the Assistant Referees will be Baccini and Vecchi, the Fourth Official will be Dionisi, and the Video Assistant Referee (VAR) will be Di Paolo with the assistance of De Meo.
As it stands in the top flight of Italian football, the Biancocelesti sit in fourth with a record of 24W-6D-7L (78 points), while the Partenopei sit in seventh with a record of 17W-8D-12 (59 points); in Matchday 37, Simone Inzaghi’s team defeated Brescia 2-0 while Gennaro Gattuso’s side was defeated by Inter 2-0.
Looking at the previous matches between the two sides, Lazio have won on two occasions, Napoli have won on seven occasions, and there has been one draw. In more recent times, the Biancocelesti defeated the Partenopei 1-0 at the Stadio Olimpico in Matchday 19 of the 2019/20 campaign.
Below are the probable starting lineups for Napoli vs Lazio.
(4-3-3): Ospina; Di Lorenzo, Maksimovic, Koulibaly, Mario Rui; Fabian Ruiz, Demme, Zielinski; Callejon, Mertens, Insigne.
(3-5-2): Strakosha; Patric, Luiz Felipe, Acerbi; Lazzari, Milinkovic-Savic, Parolo, Luis Alberto, Marusic; Correa, Immobile.
Unavailable: Radu, Lulic, Lucas Leiva
Yellow-Carded: Acerbi, Bastos, Cataldi, Jony, Lucas Leiva