Cittadella 1-0 Chievo – Chievo succumb to Cittadella with 1-0 defeat

Cittadella vs. Chievo

Cittadella eased past Chievo in a 1-0 victory on Saturday at Stadio Pier Cesare Tombolato. CTT wanted to improve their league standing following a disappointing 1-1 draw with Frosinone in their previous game while CHI had been hopeful of extending their winning run, after a 2-0 victory against Pisa. After today’s result, CTT are in 16th place on the table and has 50 points while CHI sit in 14th with 49 points after 34 matches.

After an un-eventful first half, CTT applied pressure in the second and were rewarded, thanks to Gargiulo finding the net, on 82 minutes. The game ended with a 1-0 home victory.

For CTT, Ogunseye, D’urso, Gargiulo, Pavan and Perticone, came on for Camillo Tavernelli, Rosafio, Proia, Iori and Vita. CHI brought on Ciciretti, Djordjevic, Di Gaudio, Margiotta and Mattia Viviani, to replace Fabbro, De Luca, Garritano, Renzetti and Palmiero.

There were bookings for Iori, Adorni, Vita and Frare from CTT. For CHI, Gigliotti and Leverbe saw yellow.

CHI and CTT will next play away to Venezia and Lecce respectively.

Technical card:
Cittadella: Kastrati, Adorni, Frare, Camigliano, Vita (Perticone, min.86), Iori (Pavan, min.83), Branca, Proia (Gargiulo, min.69), Rosafio (D’urso, min.69), Beretta and Camillo Tavernelli (Ogunseye, min.46)
Chievo: Semper, Gigliotti, Leverbe, Renzetti (Margiotta, min.86), Mogos, Obi, Palmiero (Mattia Viviani, min.87), Garritano (Di Gaudio, min.77), Canotto, De Luca (Djordjevic, min.67) and Fabbro (Ciciretti, min.67)
Stadium: Stadio Pier Cesare Tombolato
Goals: Gargiulo (1-0, min. 82)