UEFA Europa League: Dnipro Dnipropetrovsk vs Napoli Football Match Preview and Prediction

Napoli face Dnipro Dnipropetrovsk in the second leg of the Europa League semi-final at Kiev Olympic Stadium on Thursday. Both sides have played against each other in the first leg of semi-final match in Naples with a 1-1 draw. Napoli are stronger side than Dnipro but has only won once in its last four games in all competitions. Napoli need a goal against Dnipro to keep his hopes alive for the UEFA Europa League final. Meanwhile, Dnipro are in superb form having lost twice in 17 matches this year. Dnipro have defeated Olympiacos, Ajax and Club Brugge to appear in a European semi-final for the first time. Dnipro need a draw or a win to progress to the final of the Europa League. Though Dnipro have the home advantage for the second leg, their confidence will have been dented by losing their last game against Zorya at home in the Ukrainian Premier League at the weekend.

Napoli and Dnipro are expected to play a strong attacking game with relentless pressure on the both teams so we predict both teams will score a goal. Another prediction, the total goals scored will be Over 2.5.

Possible Lineups:

Napoli: Andújar; Maggio, Albiol, Britos, Ghoulam; Inler, David López; Insigne, Hamšík, Callejón; Higuaín.

Dnipro: Boyko; Fedetskiy, Douglas, Cheberyachko, Léo Matos; Kankava, Rotan, Fedorchuk, Luchkevych, Konoplyanka; Kalinić.


1. Both teams to score- Yes @ 1.91 at William Hill Sports

2. Total Goals- Over 2.5 @ 2.05 at William Hill Sports