You know the old football adage: Keep it simple early on. I.e. don’t do anything stupid in the first ten to fifteen minutes of a match.

Serie A
Mertens marks return with a goal as Napoli beat Benevento

Or in other words don’t do what David Ospina just did for Napoli against Inter Milan.

Yes that is Eriksen scoring direct from a corner.

It completely wiped out the 1-0 aggregate lead Napoli had from the first leg of their Coppa Italia clash with Inter.

Not ideal that.

Serie A
Lukaku takes seconds to score as Inter thump Genoa to extend Serie A lead
Europa League
Napoli crash out of Europa League as AC Milan scrape past Red Star Belgrade
25/02/2021 AT 21:06