Venezia and Empoli did not make a difference in their match for date 22, held this Sunday at the Stadio Pierluigi Penzo stadium.
With a goal from Szymon Zurkowski, they began by winning the visit midway through the first half, however, 73 minutes into the second half, David Okereke equalized for the locals.
A highlight of the match was David Okereke’s goal in the 28th minute of the second half. After receiving a pass from Nani, the forward placed her from the large area to the right post and down. Impossible for the goalkeeper!
The figure of the meeting was Szymon Zurkowski. The Empoli midfielder stood out against Venezia as he scored 1 goal and kicked 6 times on goal.
Another of the key players at the Stadio Pierluigi Penzo stadium was David Okereke. The Venezia striker converted 1 goal and kicked 5 times on goal against Empoli.
It was a game with many fouls and numerous interruptions. There were a lot of bookings: Nedim Bajrami, Michaël Cuisance, Liam Henderson, David Okereke, Domen Crnigoj, Ardian Ismajli, Riccardo Fiamozzi and Filippo Bandinelli.
Venezia coach Paolo Zanetti arranged a 4-3-3 formation on the pitch with Luca Lezzerini in goal; Ethan Ampadu, Mattia Caldara, Pietro Ceccaroni and Cristian Molinaro in the defensive line; Domen Crnigoj, Tanner Tessmann and Michaël Cuisance in the middle; and Mattia Aramu, Sofian Kiyine and Thomas Henry in attack.
For their part, those led by Aurelio Andreazzoli stood up with a 4-5-1 strategy with Guglielmo Vicario under the three posts; Petar Stojanovic, Ardian Ismajli, Lorenzo Tonelli and Riccardo Fiamozzi in defense; Samuele Ricci, Liam Henderson, Nedim Bajrami, Szymon Zurkowski and Filippo Bandinelli at half court; and Andrea Pinamonti up front.
The appointed referee for the match was Piero Giacomelli.
Venezia will visit Inter on the next day, while Empoli will host Roma at the Stadio Carlo Castellani.
The local team is in seventeenth place with 18 points and 4 wins, while the visitor reached 29 units and is in eleventh place in the tournament.
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