NAPLES – RB Leipzig came deficit in the Champions League but in the knockout stages of the Europa League started well.
The Germans won at Napoli with 3-1. Note after a 1-0-behind and after an hour still on the scoreboard. Two goals of international Timo Werner made part of the difference.
Algerian international Adam Ounas put the home side after 52 minutes on lead. Nine minutes later, Werner is right. The Portuguese Bruma put the guests ahead after which Werner deep in injury time the point of departure for Leipzig further improved.
For Napoli it was the first thuisnederlaag after thirteen matches in the Europa League. Next week is the return.