first_imgArsenal ‘always suffer’ away from home, says Napoli star Allan Metro Sport ReporterFriday 12 Apr 2019 9:35 amShare this article via facebookShare this article via twitterShare this article via messengerShare this with Share this article via emailShare this article via flipboardCopy link671Shares Advertisement Advertisement Napoli star Allan highlighted Arsenal’s struggles away from home (Picture: Getty)Allan is confident Napoli can turn around their Europa League quarter-final due to Arsenal’s poor away form.The Gunners produced one of their standout performances of the season in Thursday’s first leg at the Emirates and Carlo Ancelotti’s men must overturn a two-goal deficit in Naples to progress through to the semi-finals.Aaron Ramsey finished off a slick team move to put Unai Emery’s side in front in the 14th minute and Kalidou Koulibaly’s own goal, following some fine play from Lucas Torreira’s, doubled the hosts’ lead.However, Emery claimed the tie was still ’50-50′ despite the 2-0 win and Allan knows Napoli have every chance as Arsenal ‘always suffer’ away from home.AdvertisementAdvertisementADVERTISEMENTMore: FootballRio Ferdinand urges Ole Gunnar Solskjaer to drop Manchester United starChelsea defender Fikayo Tomori reveals why he made U-turn over transfer deadline day moveMikel Arteta rates Thomas Partey’s chances of making his Arsenal debut vs Man City‘In the first half we suffered a lot. If you let them play it becomes hard,’ Allan told CalcioNapoli24.‘The fans are right to be disappointed, they can say what they want. We are disappointed too.center_img Emery reacts to Arsenal’s 2-0 win over Napoli in Europa LeagueTo view this video please enable JavaScript, and consider upgrading to a web browser that supports HTML5 video Play VideoLoaded: 0%0:00Progress: 0%PlayMuteCurrent Time 0:00/Duration Time 16:19FullscreenEmery reacts to Arsenal’s 2-0 win over Napoli in Europa Leaguehttps://metro.co.uk/video/emery-reacts-arsenals-2-0-win-napoli-europa-league-1903972/This is a modal window.Beginning of dialog window. Escape will cancel and close the window.TextColorWhiteBlackRedGreenBlueYellowMagentaCyanTransparencyOpaqueSemi-TransparentBackgroundColorBlackWhiteRedGreenBlueYellowMagentaCyanTransparencyOpaqueSemi-TransparentTransparentWindowColorBlackWhiteRedGreenBlueYellowMagentaCyanTransparencyTransparentSemi-TransparentOpaqueFont Size50%75%100%125%150%175%200%300%400%Text Edge StyleNoneRaisedDepressedUniformDropshadowFont FamilyProportional Sans-SerifMonospace Sans-SerifProportional SerifMonospace SerifCasualScriptSmall CapsReset restore all settings to the default valuesDoneClose Modal DialogEnd of dialog window.Ancelotti has insisted he is ‘totally confident’ Napoli can still secure a place in the final four of the competition.Asked about his side’s chances, the Napoli manager told BT Sport: ‘Totally confident. We know our support and stadium and we will try to win with two goals.‘We didn’t start the game well and the first half was not good. We had difficulties but second half was different to change. We have to try, we have 90 minutes again and we will do everything to try to move on.More: FootballBruno Fernandes responds to Man Utd bust-up rumours with Ole Gunnar SolskjaerNew Manchester United signing Facundo Pellistri responds to Edinson Cavani praiseArsenal flop Denis Suarez delivers verdict on Thomas Partey and Lucas Torreira moves‘It’s difficult to say, it was two different games. First half really bad, second really better. We have to focus on the second half we played and do 90 minutes in Napoli.‘The goals we conceded were two mistakes. First a wrong pass, then the pressure we couldn’t control. We were worried at the start and paid with two goals but we have the possibility to change in the home game.‘We could score one goal, but they put a lot of pressure and were dangerous. It’s 2-0 and we have to think about the next game.’MORE: Chris Smalling reveals what Lionel Messi said after collision during Barcelona win Comment Torreira’s strike deflected in off Koulibaly (Picture: Getty)‘We have to accept criticism, but inside the changing room we know we are able to overturn it. We are a team, if we suffer let’s do it all together.‘In the second half we did much better than the first, we had belief.‘They concede a lot, in the first half we had to score with [Lorenzo] Insigne. But we know Arsenal always suffer on the road.’last_img