Serie A: The remarkable start to the season for Napoli and Kalidou Koulibaly

Undefeated Serie A leader after 10 days, Napoli continues to impress thanks to remarkable collective performances, but also those of their Senegalese defender.

Despite a poorly mastered start to the Europa League campaign with four points in four days, Luciano Spalletti’s men have made a very good start to the season, leading the Italian Premier Division Championship on equal points with AC Milan. , that they are ahead of goal difference. Led by a very solid group but above all an impassable defense, Naples beat Juventus in passing.

With a very attractive game and a very solid team block, Napoli is undoubtedly one of the big favorites to win the Championship, especially as the Partonopei have already relegated the formidable Old Lady to 13 lengths. Despite a few less mastered matches, Naples, which still benefits from a less complex schedule than the other contenders, has so far demonstrated to have the resources to win its matches.

Kalidou Koulibaly in pattern size

It is undoubtedly his best start to the season since arriving in Italy in 2014. Second captain of his team, Kalidou Koulibaly has posted interesting statistics for his eighth season at Napoli. The 30-year-old Senegalese international defender is the only player in Spall’s squadetti to have played so far all possible minutes of the season (Serie A and Europa League).

In ten Championship games, the former Genk is the eighth player to have made the most precise passing and his defense is the one having conceded the fewest goals (3). In addition, Kalidou Koulibaly has already scored two goals and delivered an assist in the Championship. Of beautiful statistics which demonstrate the importance of the Senegalese in the workforce of Napoli.