Real Madrid vs Napoli secured the Los Blancos a 2-3 victory in their second Champions League group match at the Stadio Diego Armando Maradona. Discover Real Madrid earn impressive win vs Napoli.
In the early minutes, Rodrygo had a great chance to give Real Madrid the lead, but his powerful shot from a Jude Bellingham pass was subject to a comfortable save by Napoli’s Alex Meret.
Napoli took the lead after a chaotic moment in the box, as Victor Osimhen capitalized on a missed punch by Real Madrid’s goalkeeper Kepa. However, Real Madrid quickly responded, with Vinicius equalizing in the 26th minute and Bellingham impressively guiding a strike into the far corner in the 34th minute.
The game took another twist after halftime when a VAR-awarded penalty allowed Piotr Zielinski to level the score at 2-2. Napoli had a chance to go ahead but hit the outside of the net.
Real Madrid nearly regained the lead in the 74th minute when Vinicius was denied by Meret, but Fede Valverde’s spectacular strike from a corner rebound found the net. Real Madrid’s experience helped them secure the win, putting them at the top of the group with a perfect six points from two matches.