Sassuolo claimed an odd-goal win in the game against Genoa in the Serie A on Sunday. The team won 2-1 (1-0).
Sassuolo started the match well and took the lead when Giacomo Raspadori scored a goal after 14 minutes, with an assist by Hamed Junior Traore, making it 1-0.
It took a while for either team to score again. In the 66th minute, Domenico Berardi scored a goal, to increase the lead for Sassuolo.
Five minutes left to play, Genoa’s Davide Zappacosta reduced as he scored a goal, with an assist by Marko Pjaca. However, Genoa were unable to make more of an impression, what brought the final score to 1-2.
It was Sassuolo’s sixth game in a row without defeat.
Genoa have 1 win, 1 draw and 3 losses with a 9–10 goal difference in the last 5 games, while Sassuolo have 4 wins and 1 draw and a 9–4 goal difference.
With three games remaining, Genoa are in 14th place in the table while Sassuolo are in eighth.
Both teams play again on Wednesday, as Genoa host Bologna and Sassuolo host Juventus.