Napoli defeated Eintracht Frankfurt 2-0 in the first leg of the 1/8 finals of the Champions League. The Italians beat the host’s thanks to an assist, according to Khvichi Kvaratskhelia, according to Sport-Express on February 22.
During the meeting, the goals were realized by Victor Osimkhen and Giovanni Di Lorenzo from the back of Kvaratskhelia. It was also noted that the 22-year-old Georgian football player did not convert a penalty kick in the 36th minute of the match.
The return game between Napoli and Eintracht Frankfurt will take place on March 15 at the Diego Armando Maradona Stadium, starting at 23:00 Moscow time, the newspaper writes.
On February 15, the German football club Borussia defeated the London club Chelsea in its first match of the 1/8 finals of the Champions League. Karim Adeyemi scored the only goal in the 63rd minute.
On the same day, Manchester City beat Arsenal 3-1 in the 12th round of the English Premier League match. Manchester scored Kevin de Bruyne, Jack Grealish, and Erlin Haaland. Arsenal’s Bukayo Saka scored a penalty shortly before half-time.