Salernitana 0-4 Udinese: Salernitana avoid relegation despite home defeat

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Udinese ease to victory over Salernitana 4-0 on Sunday at Stadio Arechi. This left, Salernitana are in 17th place on the table and has 31 points while Udinese sit in 12th with 47 points after 38 matches.

Udinese didn’t take long to get on the score-sheet, with Gerard Deulofeu opening the rout early in the first half. The momentum was now with Bianconeri, who then scored again through a goal from Ilija Nestorovski at the 34 minute mark to establish a 2-0. They then scored again, increasing their advantage thanks to a goal from Iyenoma Destiny Udogie just before half-time, finishing the first half 0-3.

Udinese continued to apply pressure in the second and were rewarded, with Roberto Pereyra finding the net, at 57 minutes. They managed to see the game out with a clean sheet and a final score of 4-0.

For Salernitana, Nadir Zortea, Mamadou Coulibaly, Diego Perotti, Grigoris Kastanos and Franck Ribery, came on for Matteo Ruggeri, Lassana Coulibaly, Simone Verdi, Emil Bohinen and Norbert Gyomber. Udinese brought on Lazar Samardzic, Brandon Soppy, Simone Pafundi, Filip Benkovic and, to replace Gerard Deulofeu, Iyenoma Destiny Udogie, Roberto Pereyra, Rodrigo Becao and Ilija Nestorovski.

There were bookings for Vid Belec from Salernitana. For Udinese, Roberto Pereyra saw yellow.

Technical card:
Salernitana:Vid Belec, Federico Fazio, Norbert Gyomber (Franck Ribery, min.63), Ivan Radovanovic, Pasquale Mazzocchi, Lassana Coulibaly (Mamadou Coulibaly, min.46), Emil Bohinen (Grigoris Kastanos, min.62), Matteo Ruggeri (Nadir Zortea, min.46), Federico Bonazzoli, Milan Djuric and Simone Verdi (Diego Perotti, min.62)
Udinese:Daniele Padelli, Nehuen Perez, Rodrigo Becao (Filip Benkovic, min.87), Bram Nuytinck, Nahuel Molina, Walace, Jean-Victor Makengo, Roberto Pereyra (Simone Pafundi, min.67), Iyenoma Destiny Udogie (Brandon Soppy, min.67), Gerard Deulofeu (Lazar Samardzic, min.46) and Ilija Nestorovski (, min.90)
Stadium:Stadio Arechi
Goals:Gerard Deulofeu (0-1, min. 6), Ilija Nestorovski (0-2, min. 34), Iyenoma Destiny Udogie (0-3, min. 42) and Roberto Pereyra (0-4, min. 57)