Napoli won an important victory. In the Champions League Matchday 5, Il Partenopei win over its main rivals to qualify from Group A, Manchester City.
The match between two teams who have a primary-colored costume runs tight blue sky. Successive attacks carried out both teams. Nevertheless, thousands of fans supported Napoli at San Paolo to play a little better than his guest.
In the 17th minute, Napoli won the first advantage with a goal scored first. Starting from a corner kick, the ball that led to the near post and then headed Edinson Cavani. The ball had unbending by Aleksandar Kolarov before goalkeeper Joe Hart.
The advantages of this goal makes Napoli confidence. However, the visitors can take advantage of mistakes by carefully from the back line host to steal a goal in the 33rd minute.
Starting from the negligence of Salvatore Aronica, controlled the ball then David Silva, who then forwarded to be completed by Mario Balotelli. This 1-1 score lasted until halftime.
Four minute second-half run, the City back ahead. Cavani scored his second goal after his shot pass the results of Andrea Dossena could not be anticipated by Hart.
These advantages make the players confident hosts. Conversely, the appearance of The Citizens while in the Premier League as invisible in this fight. Napoli even have a golden opportunity to add a goal kick if Marek Hamsik not hit the pole and Hart did not appear in the best performance.
Score 2-1 to survive until the end of the game. A favorable outcome for Napoli. With a collection of 8 points, Il Partenopei "only" will be a visit to the stable Villarreal. Conversely, heavy steps facing City. Left behind by one point from Naples, the City should be able to win over Bayern Munich in the last game plus Napoli failed to win over Villarreal to get through to the last 16.