17 Jan Napoli vs. Fiorentina – Football Match Report – January 17, 2021
Lorenzo Insigne scored twice and produced a stunning help as Napoli stormed into third place in Serie A with a crushing 6-Zero victory over Fiorentina on Sunday.
Striker Andrea Petagna teed up Insigne to fireside residence after simply 5 minutes, and Petagna was once more the supplier when he teed up Diego Demme for the second.
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Insigne produced a second of magic on the 38th minute, successful the ball inside his personal half and embarking on a winding dribble previous a number of opposition defenders, earlier than enjoying an inch-perfect go behind the defence for Hirving Lozano to faucet in.
The Napoli captain’s piece of breath-taking particular person talent on the Stadio Diego Armando Maradona drew comparisons with the legendary Argentinian ahead, however the hosts weren’t achieved as Piotr Zielinski arrowed in a fourth earlier than halftime.
Gennaro Gattuso’s aspect have been medical and the scoreline left struggling Fiorentina surprised, as Napoli had six pictures on objective to the guests’ 5 within the first half however discovered the web with every of their 4 efforts on goal.
Insigne added his second within the 71st minute by changing a penalty after Tiemoue Bakayoko was tripped by Gaetano Castrovilli within the field, and substitute Matteo Politano accomplished the rout late on with a well-placed end.
Napoli climbed above AS Roma on objective distinction into third place on 34 factors. Fiorentina are 14th with 18 factors.