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Napoli registered his name in the Champions League quarterfinals

Those from southern Italy will play the next phase for the first time in their history

The Napoli qualified for the first time in its history for the quarterfinals of the Champions League by beating Eintracht Frankfurt 3-0, this Wednesday in the second leg of their round of XNUMX tie at the top European tournament.

After winning 2-0 in the first leg in Germany, the Neapolitans were on the right track and the second leg was really a formality, crowned with an opening brace from Nigerian Victor Osimhen and a penalty scored by Pole Piotr Zielinski .

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In this Wednesday's game, Eintracht tried unsuccessfully from the beginning to get a goal that would re-engage them in the tie and make them believe in the comeback.

The Colombian Rafael Santos Borré sent a header too crossed in minute 10 and Mario Götze also sent wide in minute 31.

Kevin Trapp saved the visitors, sending a corner, before a new Kvaratskhelia attempt, but could no longer do anything at 45 + 2, when Osimhen headed a Matteo Politano cross into the net.

In the second half, Napoli sealed the game and the tie at minute 53, with a cross from Giovanni Di Lorenzo that Osimhen put on goal, making it 2-0.

In 64, with Eintracht already surrendered to the evidence, Napoli extended the score with a penalty converted by Piotr Zielinski

Italy will be the most represented country in the Champions League quarterfinals, with Napoli, AC Milan and Inter Milan.


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