Naples – Napoli coach Rafael Benitez admits his side’s chances for the Scudetto this season has been severe. But he realized the chance to finish second is still very open and ready to take advantage of lax AS Roma.
Napoli currently in third place in Serie A with a value of 42 of the 23 weeks. They trailed by 12 points from Juventus at the top of the standings and five points ahead of Roma in second position.
See consistency Juve, Benitez did not hesitate to refer to the Turin team is better than 19 other teams in Serie A. In fact, ‘The Mistress of the’ new lost only once so far in the league. So about the Scudetto, Benitez conscious enough opportunities for this season.
But for the two positions, he considered the opportunity is still very open. Moreover, many Roma lose points lately. Giallorossi only won three of its last 10 games in the league, where seven other end in a draw.
“Juventus? They have a squad bigger and tougher than the other teams in the league. It is useful for long-term competitiveness. But we have proved able to beat them in a game, as in the Italian Super Cup in Doha,” Benitez told Canal Plus.
“As for the position of the two, if we maintain our current efforts, we have a good chance to achieve it. The situation is a lot will depend on Rome. If there are more distant from their mistakes, we will be ready to take advantage,” he was quoted by the Italian Football.
Benitez himself speculated considering his future at Napoli contract will expire at the end of the season. But he refused to discuss it at this time.
“I’m going to talk about the future before the end of the season. For now, I want to stay focused undergo what is current and matches are ahead,” he continued.
“I have a good relationship with the players and the club, there is still time to discuss this issue. But when I left Naples, either a year or five years from now, I want this team is more mature. Especially at the European level with a squad that is ready to face any challenge, “said the Spaniard.
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