first_imgVerdi was also included in the Napoli squad (Picture: GettyBut the 27-year-old appears to have shaken off a thigh injury and could play from the start against Arsenal, according to Football Italia.AdvertisementAdvertisementInsigne’s return will be a significant boost to Napoli, who rely heavily on their talisman’s influence.Liverpool fans will remember Insigne from earlier in the season when the forward scored a late winner in their Champions League group stage meeting in Italy.More: FootballRio Ferdinand urges Ole Gunnar Solskjaer to drop Manchester United starChelsea defender Fikayo Tomori reveals why he made U-turn over transfer deadline day moveMikel Arteta rates Thomas Partey’s chances of making his Arsenal debut vs Man City Comment Lorenzo Insigne and Simone Verdi fit to face Arsenal in Europa League clash Advertisement Coral BarryTuesday 9 Apr 2019 3:39 pmShare this article via facebookShare this article via twitterShare this article via messengerShare this with Share this article via emailShare this article via flipboardCopy link178Shares Advertisement Arsenal come into the Napoli game on the back of a defeat (Picture: Getty)But Arsenal will have to keep their eye on forward Dries Mertens and striker Arkadiusz Milik, who are leading Napoli’s scoring charts this season.Milik has 19 goals, but is yet to score in Europe this season, while Mertens have 13 strikes.Unai Emery’s side prepared for the Napoli game with the worst possible result, losing away to Everton on Sunday.Napoli squad to face Arsenal: Alex Meret, David Ospina, Orestis Karnezis, Vlad Chiriches, Kevin Malcuit, Kalidou Koulibaly, Faouzi Ghoulam, Sebastiano Luperto, Nikola Maksimovic, Mario Rui, Elseid Hysaj, Allan, Simone Verdi, Piotr Zielinski, Fabian, Gianluca Gaetano, Jose Callejon, Adam Ounas, Dries Mertens, Lorenzo Insigne, Arkadiusz Milik, Amin Younes. Unai Emery reacts to Arsenal’s defeatTo view this video please enable JavaScript, and consider upgrading to a web browser that supports HTML5 video Play VideoLoaded: 0%0:00Progress: 0%PlayMuteCurrent Time 0:00/Duration Time 8:46FullscreenUnai Emery reacts to Arsenal’s defeat is a modal window.Beginning of dialog window. Escape will cancel and close the window.TextColorWhiteBlackRedGreenBlueYellowMagentaCyanTransparencyOpaqueSemi-TransparentBackgroundColorBlackWhiteRedGreenBlueYellowMagentaCyanTransparencyOpaqueSemi-TransparentTransparentWindowColorBlackWhiteRedGreenBlueYellowMagentaCyanTransparencyTransparentSemi-TransparentOpaqueFont Size50%75%100%125%150%175%200%300%400%Text Edge StyleNoneRaisedDepressedUniformDropshadowFont FamilyProportional Sans-SerifMonospace Sans-SerifProportional SerifMonospace SerifCasualScriptSmall CapsReset restore all settings to the default valuesDoneClose Modal DialogEnd of dialog window.More: FootballBruno Fernandes responds to Man Utd bust-up rumours with Ole Gunnar SolskjaerNew Manchester United signing Facundo Pellistri responds to Edinson Cavani praiseArsenal flop Denis Suarez delivers verdict on Thomas Partey and Lucas Torreira moves Insigne was struggling with a thigh injury (Picture: Getty)Lorenzo Insigne and Simone Verdi have been included in Napoli’s squad to face Arsenal on Thursday, according to reports in Italy.The attacking duo have been battling injures and Verdi missed Napoli’s weekend Serie A fixture against Genoa.Napoli travel to London on Thursday night for the first leg of their Europa League quarter-final tie against the Gunners.There were concerns about Insigne’s fitness after he came off the bench in the 1-1 draw with Genoa after missing Napoli’s previous three league games to injury.ADVERTISEMENTlast_img

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