The away side Venezia found an odd-goal win in the game against Empoli. The team won 2-1 (1-0) in the Serie A on Saturday.
Venezia started the match best and took the lead early when Thomas Henry netted after 13 minutes, with an assist by Gianluca Busio, making it 1-0.
It took a long time before the next goal came. In the 68th minute, David Okereke scored to increase the lead for Venezia.
The goal that reduced the score to 1-2 came in the final minutes, when Nedim Bajrami scored a goal for Empoli. But Empoli ran out of steam, what brought the final score to 1-2.
The last meeting between the teams ended in a 1-1 draw, with Empoli at home in February 2021.
Empoli have scored 3 goals. They have scored two goals at home. They’ve conceded 5 goals in total.
Venezia have scored 2 goals in this campaign. Away from home they have scored 2 goals. They’ve conceded 6 goals in total.
After this game in the Serie A, Empoli will play Sampdoria (home) on 18 September 2021, Cagliari (away) on 21 September 2021 and Bologna (home) on 25 September 2021. Venezia play Spezia (home) on 18 September 2021, Milan (away) on 21 September 2021 and Torino (home) on 26 September 2021.