It is pointed out that missing Kim Min
-jae had an effect on the elimination.
Napoli drew 1-1 with AC Milan in the second leg of the quarterfinals of the 2022-23 season European Football Federation (UEFA) Champions League (UCL) held at Stadio Diego Armando Maradona in Naples, Italy at 4:00 am (Korean time) on the 19th. . As a result, Napoli were 1-2 on aggregate and failed to advance to the semifinals.
There have been major changes to Napoli’s starting roster. Tanguy Ndombele played in midfield, along with Piotr Zielinski and Stanislav Robotka. Amir Rahmani’s partner was Joao Jesus. There are two positions that have changed, but the big thing was that Jambo Anguisa and Kim Min-jae, who have a large stake in Napoli, were missing in place of the two players. 토토사이트
Angwisa and Kim Min-jae could not participate due to disciplinary action. Anguisa was sent off due to the accumulation of warnings in the first game held earlier, and Kim Min-jae, who had an existing yellow card, added one in the first game and was unable to participate in the second game due to the accumulation of warnings. The news that the team’s key midfielder and defender were missing made Napoli worried, and their worries became reality. Napoli gave up the first goal to Olivier Giroud in the first half. Victor Osimen equalized in the second half of added time, but there was not enough time to turn the game around.
The absence of Kim Min-jae and Angusa eventually led to Napoli’s elimination from UCL. Italian media ‘Calcio Napoli 24’ said, “The absence of Kim Min-jae and Angusa had a decisive effect on Napoli. Napoli was eliminated from the UCL due to the absence of the two players.” It was pointed out that it influenced the elimination of the competition.
With this, Napoli ended the UCL journey in the quarterfinals. Napoli continued its good momentum this season and aimed to win the UCL as well as Italian Serie A, but due to unexpected variables, it swallowed regret. Now, the only competition that Napoli can win is Italian Serie A. It is fortunate for Napoli that the championship is strong because they have played one more game than Lazio in second place and maintain a 14-point gap.