Udinese 1-0 Fiorentina: Points secure for Udinese as they ease past Fiorentina 1-0

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Technical card:
Udinese: Juan Musso, Kevin Bonifazi, Rodrigo Becao, Bram Nuytinck, Nahuel Molina (Sebastien De Maio, min.90), Rodrigo De Paul, Walace, Jean-Victor Makengo (Tolgay Arslan, min.70), Jens Stryger Larsen, Ilija Nestorovski and Fernando Llorente (Jayden Braaf, min.77)
Fiorentina: Bartlomiej Dragowski, Lucas Martinez Quarta, Nikola Milenkovic, German Pezzella (Borja Valero, min.88), Kevin Malcuit (Martin Caceres, min.79), Valentin Eysseric (Tofol Montiel, min.88), Erick Pulgar, Gaetano Castrovilli (Sofyan Amrabat, min.79), Cristiano Biraghi, Franck Ribery (Aleksandr Kokorin, min.68) and Dusan Vlahovic
Stadium: the Stadio Friuli
Goals: Ilija Nestorovski (1-0, min. 86)

Udinese eased past Fiorentina in a 1-0 victory on Sunday at the Stadio Friuli. Udinese were looking for a victory after a 2-2 draw against Parma. Fiorentina, on the other hand, were looking to extend their winning run after a 3-0 victory against Spezia Calcio. As the table looks today, Udinese are in 12th place on the table and has 28 points while Fiorentina sit in 16th with 25 points after 24 matches.

After an uneventful first half, Udinese continued to apply pressure the second half and were rewarded, beginning with Ilija Nestorovski opening the scoring just before the final whistle. They managed to see the game out with a clean sheet and a final score of 1-0.

For Udinese Tolgay Arslan, Jayden Braaf and Sebastien De Maio came on for Jean-Victor Makengo, Fernando Llorente and Nahuel Molina, while Fiorentina brought on Aleksandr Kokorin, Sofyan Amrabat, Martin Caceres, Borja Valero and Tofol Montiel to replace Franck Ribery, Gaetano Castrovilli, Kevin Malcuit, German Pezzella and Valentin Eysseric.

There were bookings for Fernando Llorente from Udinese and Lucas Martinez Quarta and Aleksandr Kokorin for Fiorentina.

Udinese will next travel to AC Milan, while Fiorentina will face Roma at home.

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