Cagliari beats Udinese 1-0 on Wednesday at the Stadio Friuli. Both Udinese and Cagliari arrived fresh from some positive results. Udinese were looking to pick up points, following a 2-1 victory against Crotone. Cagliari, on the other hand, were able to continue their winning streak after a 4-3 win against Parma in their last match. As the table looks today, Udinese are in 12th place on the table and has 36 points while Cagliari sit in 18th with 28 points after 32 matches.
Following a goalless first half, Whatever was said in the dressing room at half time, seemed to have a positive effect on Cagliari who started the second half well, with Joao Pedro finding the net, 55 minutes in. When the final wisthle blew, the result was 1-0 to Cagliari.
For Udinese, Ilija Nestorovski, Jayden Braaf, Fernando Llorente and Thomas Ouwejan, came on for Fernando Forestieri, Bram Nuytinck, Roberto Pereyra and Jens Stryger Larsen. Cagliari brought on Alfred Duncan, Giovanni Simeone, Gabriele Zappa and Daniele Rugani, to replace Alessandro Deiola, Joao Pedro, Razvan Marin and Leonardo Pavoletti.
The referee booked two players from Cagliari, Leonardo Pavoletti and Radja Nainggolan.