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Napoli coach Maurizio Sarri: 4 strikers against Real Madrid...

Napoli coach Maurizio Sarri says they'll attack Champions League opponents Real Madrid.

Sarri will be fielding an attacking line-up.

He revealed: “My only doubt is whether to start three strikers or four," shrugged the Coach in a Press conference when asked if he would change his attacking approach at the Bernabeu.

“It's not as if changing two or three players would suddenly make us a team that sits back and soaks up pressure against Real Madrid in our own penalty area.

“I'd have to change 11 players and even that wouldn't work, because I am incapable of playing like that. So we will field the most attacking line-up possible, as long as we keep enough balance and stamina to defend too.

“Determination and gall are indispensable here. We'd be running a risk anyway, so playing a timorous game would be counter-productive.

“We must have the wonderful madness to play our football regardless. We need to realise what level we're at against the top teams in the world.

“The team must think it's wonderful to come here and play against Real Madrid. It'll go the way it goes!"

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