Viola up for the cup: training and squad list for Napoli clash



We've barely had time to catch our breath after Saturday's 3-0 win against Chievo and the next game is already upon us. It's a big one too, with Napoli standing in the way of the Viola and a place in the Coppa Italia semi-finals.

Paulo Sousa put his men through one last training session on Monday afternoon ahead of their departure for Naples in the evening.

Gonzalo Rodriguez is set to miss the game after tests confirmed he's suffered a hamstring strain.

The following players have been included in the travelling party: Astori, Badelj, Bernardeschi, Chiesa, Cristoforo, De Maio, Diks, Hagi, Ilicic, Kalinic, Babacar, Milic, Olivera, Salcedo, Sanchez, Satalino, Sportiello, Tatarusanu, Tello, Toledo, Tomovic, Borja Valero, Vecino.

The quarter-final contest kicks off at the Stadio San Paolo at 20:45 CET on Tuesday 24 January.

Napoli v Fiorentina, Coppa Italia head-to-head stats

- Napoli and Fiorentina will be facing off for the 16th time in the Coppa Italia.

- The last time they met in the cup was at a neutral venue: the 2013/14 final at the Stadio Olimpico on 3 May 2014, which ended Napoli 3-1 Fiorentina (Insigne 11, 17, Vargas 28, Mertens 90+2).

- This will be the ninth cup match with Napoli as the home side: previous meetings have yielded three Napoli wins, four draws and one Fiorentina victory.

- Napoli last beat the Viola at the San Paolo on 14 November 1990: Napoli 2-1 Fiorentina (Silenzi 40, Incocciati 69, Kubik 74 pen).

- Fiorentina's home record against the Neapolitans in the Coppa Italia reads W1, D4, L1.

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