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Old 23-08-2017, 01:37   #60
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Originally Posted by Goodfella View Post
Very harsh on Napoli to be compared with the Roman losers. They finished first in their group and got knocked out by Real, who are unstoppable at the moment.
They've also done rather well in previous CL seasons, once they qualified to the group stage. They were in a terrible state when they faced Bilbao in the 14/15 playoffs.
I call it how I see it. Napoli will advance to knockouts as long as they do not get a stacked group. Then go on to get creamed by a team at the level of Monaco or better. Roma will have to get an easy group or we will see them in Europa knockout stages.
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