SASSUOLO, Italy (AP) — Sassuolo held on for greater than 40 minutes with 10 males to beat Benevento 1-0 and take second place in Serie A on Friday.
Domenico Berardi scored from the penalty spot within the eighth minute. It was the Sassuolo captain’s fifth aim in 10 video games in Serie A this season.
It marked a return to successful methods for Sassuolo after the staff’s spectacular begin to the season was blunted by shedding to Inter Milan 3-0 and drawing with Roma 0-0. Sassuolo performed a lot of the second half with 10 males after winger Lukas Haraslin was despatched off within the forty ninth.
Sassuolo goalkeeper Andrea Consigli made two key saves in added day without work Gianluca Lapadula’s header and Riccardo Impronta’s effort from a slim angle to maintain the three factors along with his staff.
Benevento is thirteenth in its first season since returning to Serie A.
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