Our man in Rome Marco Di Cosmo (@scioltz) looks ahead to the live Wednesday night match between Napoli and Inter.
Napoli v Inter | Wednesday 19:45 | Sky Sports 1
This looks like an exciting quarter final between Inter and Napoli. The Neapolitans will be desperate to retain the trophy from last year while Inter need some inspiration after recent struggles under Roberto Mancini.
Rafael Benitez’s side are in some ways the most unpredictable team in the whole league. They’re capable of beating anyone on their day but always look vulnerable against the smaller sides, as recently seen in matches against Empoli or Chievo for instance.
Both teams have a lot of defensive problems. Napoli have kept just one clean sheet in their last seven matches while Inter concede three against lowly Sassulo at the weekend.
In attack though these sides are exciting. Napoli are the second highest scorers in the league while Inter, down in 13th, have scored more than Top 5 side Sampdoria. The Coppa Italia is not a priority for these sides so expect them to play with a little bit of abandon.
I’m expecting a high scoring match here. Napoli have kept just two clean sheets at home so far this season while Inter continue to struggle under Mancini.
Napoli v Inter – Over 2.5 Goals (5/6 BetVictor)
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