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UEFA Europa League: SSC Napoli - Leicester City FC Match press kits

UEFA Europa League - 2021/22 SeasonMatch press kits

SSC NapoliSSC NapoliStadio Diego Armando Maradona - NapoliThursday 9 December 2021
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Group C - Matchday 6
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Team facts Only this chapter

SSC Napoli
Formed:
1926
Nickname: Partenopei (a reference to Parthenope, one of the Sirens of Greek mythology)

UEFA club competition honours (runners-up in brackets)
• UEFA Cup (1): 1989

Domestic honours (most recent triumph in brackets)
League title: 2 (1990)
Italian Cup: 6 (2020)

Ten-year European record (UEFA Europa League unless indicated otherwise)
2020/21:
round of 32
2019/20:
UEFA Champions League round of 16
2018/19:
quarter-finals (having transferred from UEFA Champions League group stage)
2017/18:
round of 32 (having transferred from UEFA Champions League group stage)
2016/17:
UEFA Champions League round of 16
2015/16:
round of 32
2014/15:
semi-finals (having transferred from UEFA Champions League play-offs)
2013/14: round of 16 (having transferred from UEFA Champions League group stage)
2012/13:
round of 32
2011/12: UEFA Champions League round of 16

Records
UEFA club competition

• Biggest home win
5-0 three times, most recently v Midtjylland
05/11/15, UEFA Europa League group stage

• Biggest away win
1-5: Valencia v Napoli
16/09/92, UEFA Cup first round first leg
0-4: Trabzonspor v Napoli
19/02/15, UEFA Europa League round of 32 first leg

• Heaviest home defeat
0-3: Napoli v Viktoria Plzeň
14/02/13, UEFA Europa League round of 32 first leg

• Heaviest away defeat
5-1: Werder Bremen v Napoli
06/12/89, UEFA Cup third round second leg

UEFA Cup/UEFA Europa League
• Biggest home win
5-0 three times, most recently v Midtjylland (see above)

• Biggest away win
1-5: Valencia v Napoli (see above)
0-4: Trabzonspor v Napoli (see above)

• Heaviest home defeat
0-3: Napoli v Viktoria Plzeň (see above)

• Heaviest away defeat
5-1: Werder Bremen v Napoli (see above)

https://www.uefa.com/uefaeuropaleague/news/newsid=1522488.html#club+facts+napoli

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Leicester City FC
Formed:
1884
Nickname:
The Foxes

UEFA club competition honours (runners-up in brackets)
• None

Domestic honours (most recent triumph in brackets)
League title: 1 (2016)
FA Cup: 1 (2021)
League Cup: 3 (2000)

Ten-year European record (UEFA Europa League unless indicated otherwise)
2020/21:
round of 32
2019/20:
did not take part in UEFA competition
2018/19:
did not take part in UEFA competition
2017/18:
did not take part in UEFA competition
2016/17:
UEFA Champions League quarter-finals
2015/16:
did not take part in UEFA competition
2014/15:
did not take part in UEFA competition
2013/14:
did not take part in UEFA competition
2012/13:
did not take part in UEFA competition
2011/12:
did not take part in UEFA competition

Records
UEFA club competition

• Biggest home win
4-0:
Leicester v Braga
05/11/20, UEFA Europa League group stage

• Biggest away win
1-4:
Glenavon v Leicester
13/09/61, European Cup Winners' Cup preliminary round first leg
0-3: Club Brugge v Leicester
14/09/16, UEFA Champions League group stage

• Heaviest home defeat
0-2 twice, most recently v Slavia Praha
25/02/21, UEFA Europa League round of 32 second leg

• Heaviest away defeat
5-0: Porto v Leicester
07/12/16, UEFA Champions League group stage

UEFA Cup/UEFA Europa League
• Biggest home win
4-0: Leicester v Braga (see above)

• Biggest away win
3-4: Spartak Moskva v Leicester
20/10/21, group stage
1-2: AEK Athens v Leicester
29/10/20, group stage

• Heaviest home defeat
0-2 twice, most recently v Slavia Praha (see above)

• Heaviest away defeat
3-1: Crvena zvezda v Leicester
28/09/00, first round second leg

https://www.uefa.com/uefaeuropaleague/news/newsid=2646165.html#club+facts+leicester

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Legend

Competitions

Club competitions
  • UCL: UEFA Champions League
  • ECCC: European Champion Clubs' Cup
  • UEL: UEFA Europa League
  • UCUP: UEFA Cup
  • UCWC: UEFA Cup Winners' Cup
  • SCUP: UEFA Super Cup
  • UIC: UEFA Intertoto Cup
  • ICF: Inter-Cities Fairs Cup
National team competitions
  • EURO: UEFA European Football Championship
  • WC: FIFA World Cup
  • CONFCUP: FIFA Confederations Cup
  • FRIE: Friendly internationals
  • U21FRIE: Under-21 friendly internationals
  • U21: UEFA European Under-21 Championship
  • U17: UEFA Under-17 Championship
  • U16: UEFA European Under-16 Championship
  • U19: UEFA Under-19 Championship
  • U18: UEFA European Under-18 Championship
  • WWC: FIFA Women's World Cup
  • WEURO: UEFA European Women's Championship

Competition stages

  • F: Final
  • GS: Group stage
  • GS1: First group stage
  • GS2: Second group stage
  • 3QR: Third qualifying round
  • R1: First round
  • R2: Second round
  • R3: Third round
  • R4: Fourth round
  • PR: Preliminary round
  • SF: Semi-finals
  • QF: Quarter-finals
  • R16: round of 16
  • QR: Qualifying round
  • R32: Round of 32
  • 1QR: First qualifying round
  • 1st: first leg
  • 2QR: Second qualifying round
  • 2nd: second leg
  • FT: Final tournament
  • PO: Play-off
  • ELITE: Elite round
  • Rep: Replay
  • 3rdPO: Third-place play-off
  • PO - FT: Play-off for Final Tournament
  • GS-FT: Group stage – final tournament

Other abbreviations

  • (aet): After extra time
  • pens: Penalties
  • No.: Number
  • og: Own goal
  • ag: Match decided on away goals
  • P: Penalty
  • agg: Aggregate
  • Pld: Matches played
  • AP: Appearances
  • Pos.: Position
  • Comp.: Competition
  • Pts: Points
  • D: Drawn
  • R: Sent off (straight red card)
  • DoB: Date of birth
  • Res.: Result
  • ET: Extra Time
  • sg: Match decided by silver goal
  • GA: Goals against
  • t: Match decided by toss of a coin
  • GF: Goals for
  • W: Won
  • gg: Match decided by golden goal
  • Y: Booked
  • L: Lost
  • Y/R: Sent off (two yellow cards)
  • Nat.: Nationality
  • N/A: Not applicable
  • f: Match forfeited

Statistics

  • -: Denotes player substituted
  • +: Denotes player introduced
  • *: Denotes player sent off
  • +/-: Denotes player introduced and substituted

Squad list

  • D: Disciplinary
  • *: Misses next match if booked
  • S: Suspended
  • QUAL: All UEFA qualifiers
  • UEL: Current season total UEFA Europa League appearances from the group stage onwards prior to the current matchday
  • UEL: Total appearances in the UEFA Europa League, group stage to final only
  • UEFA: All-time total appearances in UEFA club competition including qualifying
  • Disclaimer: Although UEFA has taken all reasonable care that the information contained within this document is accurate at the time of publication, no representation or guarantee (including liability towards third parties), expressed or implied, is made as to its accuracy, reliability or completeness. Therefore, UEFA assumes no liability for the use or interpretation of information contained herein. More information can be found in the competition regulations available on UEFA.com.