UEFA Champions League: Serie A leaders Napoli FC to face Eintracht Frankfurt in the round of 16

Napoli FC players have arrived in Frankfurt for their first leg tie in UEFA Champions League.

Napoli, the current table-toppers of the Italian Serie A, are set to face Eintracht Frankfurt in the first leg of the UEFA Champions League round of 16. The match is scheduled to take place on February 22, 2023, at the Commerzbank-Arena in Frankfurt, Germany.

Napoli, under the guidance of their experienced manager Luciano Spalletti, have been in impressive form this season. They have won 20 out of their 23 league matches. They are currently at the top of the Serie A table with 62 points, 15 points ahead of second-placed Inter Milan.


Eintracht Frankfurt, on the other hand, have had a mixed season so far. They are currently in sixth place in the Bundesliga table, with 38 points from 21 matches.

The match between Napoli and Eintracht Frankfurt promises to be an exciting encounter, with both teams possessing quality players who can make a difference on the pitch. Napoli’s attacking trio of Kvaratskhelia, Victor Osimhen, and Hirving Lozano have been in scintillating form, while Eintracht Frankfurt will be looking to their top scorer Kolo Muani to lead their attack.

Napoli will be hoping to make a strong statement in the first leg and secure a comfortable lead to take into the second leg. However, Eintracht Frankfurt will be looking to take advantage of their home ground and produce an upset.