Genoa

Serie A : Napoli Stages Remarkable Comeback to Salvage 2-2 Draw Against Genoa
Genoa, Napoli

Serie A : Napoli Stages Remarkable Comeback to Salvage 2-2 Draw Against Genoa

By Score More Second-half goals by Giacomo Raspadori and Matteo Politano helped champions Napoli come from behind to rescue a 2-2 draw at promoted Genoa in Serie A on Saturday. Napoli provisionally moved up to fifth in the standings with seven points from four games. Genoa, who returned to Serie A after being relegated in 2021-22, defended well against visiting champions and defender Mattia Bani earned the lead in the 40th minute, sending the ball into the roof of the net following a corner. Italy forward Mateo Retegui added the second for the hosts after the break with a first-time shot into the bottom left corner. Napoli were helpless in front of goal and Khvicha Kvaratskhelia sent their first shot on target in the 72nd minute but his low effort towards the left corner was easily ...
Serie A: Genoa-Fiorentina 1-4
Fiorentina, Genoa

Serie A: Genoa-Fiorentina 1-4

By Score More Both Gilardino and Italiano introduced some changes. For the Grifone, Biraschi was in defense instead of Vogliacco, who was not at his best. Viola, on the other hand, surprised with Brekalo instead of Ikone starting on the left. The match got off to a nightmarish start for Genoa, as they found themselves down 0-2 within just eleven minutes. The first goal came from Biraghi, who unleashed a powerful right-footed shot into the net. Seven minutes later, Bonaventura "punctured" Martinez after he touched Gonzalez's attempt on the post, but couldn't do anything about the tap-in from the Viola's attacking midfielder. Fiorentina dominated the first twenty minutes, with their possession-based play causing significant problems for Genoa's midfield, which stru...