Genoa were trailing in the away game against Cagliari in the Serie A. But they managed to turn defeat into victory as the match on Sunday finished 3-2 (0-1).
Cagliari scored the first goal when Joao Pedro netted in the 16th minute, making it 0-1.
The next goal was long overdue. With more than 30 minutes on the clock, Cagliari’s Luca Ceppitelli scored with an assist by Razvan Marin, and increased the lead. However, the team were unable to make more of an impression.
With more than 30 minutes on the clock, Genoa’s Mattia Destro scored and plugged one back for Genoa.
In the 69th minute, Mohamed Fares found the net, with an assist by Nicolo Rovella, to equalise for Genoa.
Mohamed Fares again scored the decider with an assist by Andrea Cambiaso, in the 78th minute. Fares then completed the team’s come back, what brought the final score to 2-3.
The last meeting between the teams ended in a 1-0 away win for Genoa in May 2021.
Cagliari are unbeaten at home, after one game.
Cagliari have scored 5 goals. They have scored four goals at home. They’ve conceded 9 goals in total.
Genoa have scored 4 goals in this campaign. Away from home they have scored 4 goals. They’ve conceded 8 goals in total.
Cagliari have opened the score in 0 of their 2 of the games, and have a winning ratio of 0 percent when scoring the first goal.
After this game in the Serie A, Cagliari will take on Lazio (away) on 18 September 2021, Empoli (home) on 21 September 2021 and Napoli (away) on 25 September 2021. Genoa play Fiorentina (home) on 17 September 2021, Bologna (away) on 20 September 2021 and Verona (home) on 24 September 2021.