Benevento failed to win at home against Cagliari. The game finished 1-3 (1-1) and that was Beneventos seventh consecutive game without a win in the Serie A.
The visiting team Cagliari started best and were already 0-1 up already from the kickoff. After only one minute Babis Lykogiannis scored a goal from a pass from Razvan Marin.
Benevento equalised to make it 1-1, when Gianluca Lapadula scored a goal, with an assist by Gianluca Caprari, in the 16th minute.
After that the game came to a long, indecisive standstill. With barely 30 minutes on the clock, Cagliari’s Leonardo Pavoletti scored a goal, from a pass from Nahitan Nandez, and gave Cagliari the lead.
The 1-3 goal came in the 90th minute, when Joao Pedro scored a goal for Cagliari, with an assist by Nahitan Nandez. This brought the final score to 3-1.
Benevento have 1 draw 4 losses with a 8–16 goal difference in the last 5 games, while Cagliari have 4 wins and 1 draw and a 12–7 goal difference.
With three games remaining, Benevento are in 18th place in the table while Cagliari are in 16th.
On Wednesday, Benevento will play Atalanta at 7:45 pm and Cagliari will play Fiorentina at 5:30 pm.