Spalletti: "Happy with the performance, we’re on the right path"

Notizie | 31/07/2021

Luciano Spalletti was pleased with his side's display after Napoli’s 3-0 friendly victory against Bayern Munich.

"I'm happy with the performance, we’re on the right path," the coach said after full time at Allianz Arena. "Today it was crucial to put minutes in our legs.

"We had to show that we’re an organised team and we succeeded at that. It was thanks to this organisation that we managed to score, which is especially satisfying.”

The Napoli coach also commented on the squad's fitness, expressing his content with their current levels after the first three weeks of pre-season preparation.

“There is still a lot of work to do but, again, we’re on the right path. Even [Piotr] Zielinski, who has only been back in training for a short time, has shown good signs. They all went beyond my expectations.

"We have to give credit to the guys for adapting, given the current situation we're in. The group have shown they have the qualities we need."