Udinese avoid defeat and secure a 2-0 victory at home to Hellas Verona

Technical card:
Udinese: Juan Musso, Kevin Bonifazi, Bram Nuytinck, Samir, Jens Stryger Larsen, Walace, Tolgay Arslan (Jean-Victor Makengo, min.76), Roberto Pereyra (Ilija Nestorovski, min.46), Marvin Zeegelaar (Nahuel Molina, min.71), Gerard Deulofeu and Fernando Llorente (Stefano Okaka, min.76)
Hellas Verona: Marco Silvestri, Koray Gunter (Giangiacomo Magnani, min.46), Federico Dimarco, Pawel Dawidowicz (Matteo Lovato, min.46), Davide Faraoni, Adrien Tameze (Ebrima Colley, min.88), Mattia Zaccagni (Daniel Bessa, min.73), Antonin Barak, Darko Lazovic, Nikola Kalinic and Kevin Lasagna (Ivan Ilic, min.46)
Stadium: the Stadio Friuli
Goals: Marco Silvestri (1-0, min. 83) and Gerard Deulofeu (2-0, min. 90)

Hellas Verona fell to an away defeat at the hands of Udinese at the Stadio Friuli on Sunday. Udinese were looking to pick up points, following a 1-0 victory against Spezia Calcio. Hellas Verona were beaten 3-1 in the previous match against Roma. As the table looks today, Udinese and Hellas Verona sit 11th, (24 points) and 9th, (30 points), spots respectively, after 21 matches.

After an uneventful first half, Udinese continued to pile on the pressure the second half and were rewarded, beginning with Marco Silvestri opening the scoring, 83 minutes in. Later, Udinese scored again and increased their advantage thanks to a goal from Gerard Deulofeu in the 90th minute just before the final whistle, and the game ended 2-0.

For Udinese Ilija Nestorovski, Nahuel Molina, Jean-Victor Makengo and Stefano Okaka came on for Roberto Pereyra, Marvin Zeegelaar, Tolgay Arslan and Fernando Llorente, while Verona brought on Matteo Lovato, Ivan Ilic, Giangiacomo Magnani, Daniel Bessa and Ebrima Colley to replace Pawel Dawidowicz, Kevin Lasagna, Koray Gunter, Mattia Zaccagni and Adrien Tameze.

There were bookings for Fernando Llorente and Tolgay Arslan from Udinese and Adrien Tameze, Pawel Dawidowicz, Mattia Zaccagni and Davide Faraoni for Verona.

Udinese will next travel to Roma, while Hellas Verona will face Parma at home.