UCL: Ancelotti describes Salzburg as a really good team

UCL: Ancelotti describes Salzburg as a really good team

Napoli head coach Carlo Ancelotti heaped praise of his team's opponents in this evening's UEFA Champions League matchday three encounter, Redbull Salzburg describing them as a really good team.

The former Real Madrid trainer believes Salzburg is capable of making it to the next round and the two games will be very important for the two teams.

"Red Bull Salzburg has started the season well, maintaining the same playing philosophy as last year," he said.

"RedBull Salzburg has shown they're a really good team and they're quite capable of reaching the next round. The next two matches will be very important for us and for them," he added.

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Ancelotti has urged his players to take the game to Salzburg and play with confidence.

"We must play to our full potential if we want to win tomorrow (today). The results of these two matches could prove decisive," he said.

"I want to see us playing with confidence and look to take the game to the opposition right from the off," he added.

And Napoli striker Amin Younes is warry of the Salzburg challenge and believes they have to give it everything to stand a chance of beating the Austrian side.

"We must go out there and give it everything tomorrow (today). RedBullSalzburg is a physical side with lots of pace. It won't be easy," he said.

Napoli is yet to test defeat having recorded a 2-0 win over Liverpool on Matchday one and a goalless draw against Genk while Salzburg has a loss and a win to their name.

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