GENOA – A sensational surprise to Luigi Ferraris. The Virtus Entella, Serie C team, has eliminated the Genoa, Serie A team, and has qualified for the second round of the Italian Cup where he will face Rome at the Stadio Olimpico.
Entella took the lead on 20 minutes with a large right-hand corner from Icardi. The Genoa impacted the match on 27 'with a penalty awarded for a foul by Ardizzone and transformed by Piatek. The Entella took the lead on 83 minutes with a right-footed shot by Icardi but Genoa brought the game to extra time thanks to the penalty awarded to Mota's foul and transformed by Piatek to 86 '. The Genoa took the lead for the first time thanks to a penalty awarded for a foul on Pandev and transformed by Lapadula to 110 'but the Entella drew the accounts to the last assault, at 123', with a header of Adorjan.
On penalties, the Entella celebrated thanks to the errors of Bessa and Lapadula (whistled by Genoa fans for his polemical exultation after the goal during extra time).
The second round will be played on January 13th. Here is the temporary board :
- Fiorentina against the winner of Torino-Sud Tirol
The Italian Cup, Genoa-Entella 9-10 on penalties: the Serie C team will meet Roma in the eighths seems to be the first on Blitz daily .
Source: Blitz Quotidiano