At Ferraris, fifth day of the 2023/24 Serie B between Sampdoria and Cittadella: summary, result, slow motion and live commentary
There Sampdoria it doesn’t work within the friendly walls of Ferraris. Pirlo’s team suffered a sensational comeback after La Gumina’s goal, falling 2-1 against Citadel. The goals of the former Magrassi and Branca were fatal.
Sampdoria-Cittadella 1-2 summary
1′ Start of the first half – The Ferraris match begins!
2′ Stankovic risks big – Wrong clearance that is controlled by Pittarello, a powerful right-footed shot deflected by the Serbian goalkeeper himself who makes amends
7′ Chance for Cittadella – Wrong disengagement by Depaoli, former Sampdoria player Tessiore frees a diagonal shot from the edge of the area which misses the target
16′ Pittarello close to scoring – The visiting attacker intoxicates Ghilardi with a series of feints and forces Stankovic into the save
21′ Thrill for Samp – Vita collects Murru’s short clearance and shoots with first intention, Stankovic blocks the ball
33′ Pedrola plays the charge – The Spanish winger beats two opponents with a feint and finishes towards the goal, Frare’s deflection was providential
36′ Samp forward again – Long distance shot by Depaoli: ball out
43′ Goal by La Gumina – The Blucerchiati striker latches on to Verre’s cross and surprises Kastrati from the start: Sampdoria ahead!
45′ End of first half – The teams return to the changing rooms: La Gumina’s goal decides the match
46′ Start of second half – The Ferraris match resumes! A change for Cittadella: Giraudo out, Carissoni in
48′ Goal by Magrassi – The attacker scores the ex’s goal by taking advantage of Carissoni’s cross and anticipating Giordano at the near post: everything still needs to be done again for Sampdoria
56′ Change for Sampdoria – Kasami out, Girelli in
58′ Miracle by Stankovic – Closed fists and reactivity to repel Pavan’s volley, very close to scoring
61′ Double substitution for Cittadella – Amatucci and Magrassi out; inside Mastrantonio and Pandolfi
66′ Goal by Branca – Tender disengagement of the Sampdoria rearguard and a deadly shot from far away that leaves Stankovic no chance: now Cittadella is ahead
71′ Pedrola posts – Great play by the Spaniard at the edge of the area, then the right-footed shot hits the woodwork
72′ Triple change for Sampdoria – Giordano, Ricci and La Gumina are out; inside Barreca, Vieira and Delle Monache
73′ A change for Cittadella – Pittarello out, Maistrello in
80′ Change for Sampdoria – Depaoli out, Stojanovic in
81′ Substitution for Cittadella – Branca out, Danzi in
90′ injury time – Last seven minutes of the match
90’+6′ Sensational opportunity for Sampdoria – Borini shoots at Kastrati, then Stojanovic puts it in the center for Pedrola who is unable to find the goal with his header
90’+7′ End of match – The curtain falls on Ferraris: La Gumina’s goal is not enough, Cittadella passes
Man of the match: Branca (Cittadella)
Sampdoria-Cittadella 1-2: the scoreboard of the match
MARKERS: 43′ La Gumina, 48′ Magrassi, 66′ Branca.
SAMPDORIA (4-3-3): Stankovic; Depaoli (80′ Stojanovic), Ghilardi, Murru, Giordano (72′ Barreca); Kasami (56′ Girelli), Ricci (72′ Vieira), Verre; Pedrola, La Gumina (72′ Delle Monache), Borini. Available: Tantalocchi, Ravaglia, Askildsen, Malagrida, Yepes, Gonzalez, Lemina. Trainer: Pirlo.
CITADEL (4-3-1-2): Kastrati; Salvi, Frare, Pavan, Giraudo (46′ Carissoni); Amatucci (61′ Mastrantonio), Branca (81′ Danzi), Vita; Weaver; Magrassi (61′ Pandolfi), Pittarello (73′ Maistrello). Available: Maniero, Angeli, Rizza, Carriero, Kornvig, Cassano. Trainer: Gorini.
REFEREE: Gualtieri of Asti. Assistants: Priests of Mantua and Shops of Terni. Fourth official: De Angeli of Milan. VAR: Di Martino from Teramo. AVAR: Nocera loaf.
WARNED: Ricci, Giraudo, Vita, Girelli, Carissoni, Murru.