This Wednesday Inter will host Napoli in the first semifinals of the Italian Cup. Both teams hope to keep all of their chances of qualifying before the return match.
Inter vs SSC Napoli Free Betting Tips
Before playing these semi-finals of the Italian Cup, Inter was able to take advantage of the support of its tifosi to dismiss Cagliari (4-1) and Fiorentina (2-1). Under the leadership of Antonio Conte, the Nerazzurri have been doing very well in the league so far and they occupy the head of Serie A with the same number of points as the 2nd. Only defeated by Juventus, they have conceded no setback in the last 16 days. After lining up 3 draws in a row, Inter have won their last 2 league games played on Udinese lawn (0-2) and against AC Milan (4-2).
In the previous rounds, Napoli defeated, at home, each time, Perugia (2-0) and especially Lazio Rome (1-0). True disappointment of this season in Italy, the team, although accustomed to the podium in recent years, is now only in 11th place in Serie A, far from the expected Top 4. After a slight start, marked by a series of 3 successes in a row (1 in the Italian Cup and 2 in the championship), the partners of Lorenzo Insigne fell back in their tracks last weekend by being surprised, at home, by the promoted and poorly classified Lecce (2-3).
The staff for Inter vs SSC Napoli
Inter have to contend with the absence on injury of the potential midfielder Gagliardini. It is however important to mention the return of the Argentine striker Lautaro Martinez, end of suspension. He could thus be associated with his acolyte Romelu Lukaku.
On the side of Napoli, the usually replacing defenders Ghoulam and Malcuit remain blocked in the infirmary while the side Hysaj is suspended. In bad shape in the league, the Neapolitans should appear with the typical team for this semi-final of the Italian Cup. No advantage on paper
The compositions for Inter vs SSC Napoli
The likely composition of Inter:
Handanovic – Godin, Ranocchia, Bastoni – Candreva, Barella, Brozovic, Vecino, Young – Lautaro, Lukaku.
Absent: Gagliardini (injured).
The planned tactical arrangement (3-5-2):
Godin – Ranocchia – Bastoni
Candreva – Barella – Brozovic – Vecino – Young
Lautaro – Lukaku
The likely composition of Napoli:
Ospina – Di Lorenzo, Manolas, Koulibaly, Mario Rui – Elmas, Allan, Zielinski – Callejon, Milik, Insigne.
Absent: Ghoulam, Malcuit (injured), Hysaj (suspended).
The planned tactical arrangement (4-3-3):
Di Lorenzo – Manolas – Koulibaly – Mario Rui
Elmas – Allan – Zielinski
Callejon – Milik – Badge
The history of confrontations Inter vs SSC Napoli
In the last 10 confrontations, Inter have won 4 times, for 4 losses and 2 draws.
This season, Inter won in Napoli on January 6 in the league (1-3).
Key points for the match Inter vs SSC Napoli
– In confidence, Inter have not lost any of their last 10 games in all competitions (6 wins and 4 draws).
– Napoli is struggling to find consistency this season and fell back on its heels last weekend by being surprised at home.
– Taken down in the championship, Napoli can erect this Italian Cup as a priority in this second part of the season while Inter is fighting for the Scudetto.
Free Betting Tips Inter vs SSC Napoli
We see Inter, supported by its tifosi, take over Napoli on Wednesday as part of the semi-finals of the Italian Cup.
Betting Tips: Inter Victory