SWA
NAP
Napoli Substitution
Swansea City Substitution
Napoli Substitution
Swansea City Substitution
Swansea City Substitution
Napoli Substitution
28'
The impressive Ashley Williams easily heads clear the Napoli corner.
27'
Ben Davies does well to get in front of Higuain to head clear from Callejon at the back post.
26'
Swansea break down the left but Davies is penalised for offside coming back.
25'
Chico makes a superb tackle to dispossess a full-paced Inler 20 yards from goal.
24'
The Napoli fans are starting to make some noise now. Even though the Swans seem well on top.
22'
Cabral is down for attention but soon gets up.
21'
Hernandez puts through a sliderule pass to set up Bony, but Cabral comes out to block. A great chance for Swansea.
20'
Britton does well to break up an attack from Insigne and Swansea break.
19'
Swansea's tika-taka football is looking good so far, with Dyer down the right looking the danger man.
18'
Napoli don't have a great record in the UK, and the way Swansea are playing tonight that run may continue.

8 - Napoli have not won on any of their eight trips to England, Scotland & Wales combined in major European competitions (L7 D1). Fruitless.

17'
Ben Davies brings down Dzemaili in the centre, but no card for what seemed a cynical challenge.
16'
Dyer skins Anthony Reveillere down the right but his looped cross is just over Bony in thecentre.
15'
Callejon is unable to keep the ball in play following a Napoli attack down the right.
14'
Dyer and Range do brilliantly down the right, but there is no support in the box from the Swansea midfield and Henrique is able to chest the ball back to Cabral.
13'
Hernandez tries a pass down the inner channel but even the speedster Dyer is unable to keep the ball in.
12'
Hernandes sets up a foray down the left and finds Davies, but Bony is bundled off the ball and Napoli clear.
10'
Blerim Dzemaili cynically brings down Canas, but no card from referee Ivan Bebek.
9'
Swansea break quickly as Jose Canas releases the speedy Britton, who lays off for Bony, but the 25-year-old's shot is well wide.
8'
Bony exchanges passes with Leon Britton, but the Swansea striker drags his shot wide.
7'
Swansea are definitely coming back into the game now, with Angel Rangel eager to attack down the right.
6'
Cabral is strong to get a punch on the Swansea corner.
5'
Cabral makes a great one-handed save from a shot by Dyer. That was an excellent reponse from the Welsh side.
4'
Hamsik gets the ball in the centre of the box, but Michel Vorm in the Swansea goal is able to save down to his left. A warning for Swansea about Napoli's threat on the counter.
3'
Inler charges through the middle and sets up a chance down the right, but Callejon shoots wide.
2'
A scrappy start so far - Hernandez starts behind Bony for Swansea.
1'
Swansea kick off from left to right, and away we go.
20:03
Swansea are in their usual white kit, while Napoli are in their away kit of yellow with a blue strike.
20:01
One of the Napoli fans is waving a giant banner of Diego Maradona. There is no equivalent Leighton James banner in the home end, alas.
20:00
Rafael Benitez: "It's going to be a difficult match because we will be made to work by Swansea in order to keep possession."
19:57
It is a sell-out at the Liberty Stadium tonight, by the way. Thursday nights, Channel 5 it is not. The game has top billing and is live on ITV.
19:53
Napoli fans caused quite a stir in Swansea city centre earlier, with police making sure they were unable to face off against local residents.

↩ South Wales Evening Post published Napoli fans clash with Swans supporters ahead of Europa tie:... http://t.co/NoDq6au18i #thisiswales

19:50
Monk: "When you have got seven games in 21 days it is impossible to play the same 11 in every game. Everyone seems to be amazed when there are rotations. With Europe you have to have that rotation."
19:45
Monk has made eight changes for the game against Napoli, bringing back a host of first-teamers after resting most of them for the FA Cup 3-1 defeat to Everton.
19:40
Swansea manager Garry Monk: "Napoli are one of the best teams in Europe, I've seen a lot of their games and studied them, they have good players all over the pitch. Benitez is one of best managers of recent times and most experienced so pretty sure done homework and prepared for anything."
19:35
These Italians fans sure love their Puffa jackets!
19:30
Napoli have won just one of their last 11 away games in the Europa League, drawing three and losing seven. However, Swansea have failed to score in their last two Europa League games, losing 1-0 on each occasion. Indeed, of the sides who qualified for the last 32, only Real Betis (1) scored fewer home goals than Swansea in the group stage (2).
19:25
Napoli finished on 12 points in their Champions League group, level with Arsenal and Borussia Dortmund, and missed out on qualification only on goal difference. They lie in third place in Serie A and are also through to the Coppa Italia final.
19:20
Rafa Benitez is looking to win this trophy for the third time after winning it with Valencia in 2004 and Chelsea last year.
19:15
Benitez has gone for Rafael in the Napoli goal, as Pepe Reina is not 100 percent fit. Gonzalo Higuain has recovered from a back injury, and starts alongside Jose Maria Callejon, Marek Hamsik and Lorenzi Insigne in an attacking front four. Federico Fernandez is suspended.
19:10
Swansea are without the injured Michu and Alejandro Pozuelo, but Jonjo Shelvey has come through a fitess test to take his place on the bench.
19:05
Swansea will line up with a 4-5-1 formation, while Napoli boss Rafel Benitez has gone for 4-2-3-1.
19:00
SWANSEA: Vorm, Rangel, Chico, Williams, Davies, Britton, Canas, Hernandez, Routledge, Dyer, Bony...Subs: Tremmel, Amat, Taylor, Shelvey, De Guzman, Ngog, Emnes.///NAPOLI: Rafael Cabral, Maggio, Henrique, Britos, Reveillere, Dzemaili, Inler, Callejon, Insigne, Hamsik, Higuain...Subs: Reina, Albiol, Ghoulam, Behrami, Mertens, Pandev, Duvan Zapata.
18.50
Hello and welcome to tonight's coverage of the Europa League Round of 32 first-leg tie between Swansea City and Napoli from the Liberty Stadium (kick off 20.05). This is Nick Royle (@nickaroyle) guiding you through all the action from South Wales.
Goalkeepers
GOALKEEPERS
Goalkeepers G SAV GC GK FC FS Y R PEN Mins
M. Vorm 0 1 0 6 0 0 0 0 0 90
Defenders
DEFENDERS
Defenders G GA SHO TA CLR COR FC FS Y R PEN Mins
Chico Flores 0 0 1 1 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 90
A. Williams 0 0 1 0 5 0 2 1 0 0 0 90
A. Rangel 0 0 1 1 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 90
B. Davies 0 0 0 2 9 1 2 1 0 0 0 90
Midfielders
MIDFIELDERS
Midfielders G GA SHO PAS FK COR FC FS Y R PEN Mins
L. Britton 0 0 0 81 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 90
W. Routledge 0 0 2 40 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 90
N. Dyer 0 0 1 37 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 79
José Cañas 0 0 0 76 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 71
Pablo Hernández 0 0 0 41 0 5 1 1 1 0 0 56
Forwards
FORWARDS
Forwards G GA SHO PAS FK COR FC FS Y R PEN Mins
W. Bony 0 0 2 23 0 0 3 6 0 0 0 90
Goalkeepers
GOALKEEPERS
Goalkeepers G SAV GC GK FC FS Y R PEN Mins
Rafael Cabral 0 5 0 8 0 0 0 0 0 45
Defenders
DEFENDERS
Defenders G GA SHO TA CLR COR FC FS Y R PEN Mins
M. Britos 0 0 0 2 1 0 3 0 0 0 0 90
C. Maggio 0 0 0 0 5 0 1 0 1 0 0 90
A. Réveillere 0 0 0 2 6 0 2 0 0 0 0 90
Henrique 0 0 0 1 4 0 5 1 0 0 0 90
Midfielders
MIDFIELDERS
Midfielders G GA SHO PAS FK COR FC FS Y R PEN Mins
M. Hamsik 0 0 1 36 0 0 1 2 1 0 0 90
B. Dzemaili 0 0 0 35 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 90
G. Inler 0 0 0 30 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 90
J. Callejón 0 0 0 31 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 90
Lorenzo Insigne 0 0 0 27 0 2 1 0 1 0 0 74
Forwards
FORWARDS
Forwards G GA SHO PAS FK COR FC FS Y R PEN Mins
G. Higuaín 0 0 0 15 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 84
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