Venezia Seal Promotion to Serie A


On Thursday night time, Venezia managed to ebook a spot in subsequent season’s Serie A. They managed to win the Serie B play-offs and win promotion to affix different promoted sides Empoli and Salernitana in Serie A subsequent season.

Venezia noticed off Chievo within the preliminary spherical with a 3-2 additional time win. They gained the primary leg within the subsequent spherical in opposition to Lecce 1-0 and drew the second leg 1-1 to arrange a play-off remaining with Cittadella. Venezia gained the primary leg 1-0 with a objective from Francesco Di Mariano.

The second leg happened final night time on the Stadio Pierluigi Penzo, the house of Venezia. Federico Proia put Cittadella forward on the night time when he poked Manuel Iori’s cross into the web within the 25th minute.

Within the 35th minute, Venezia had been diminished to 10 males when Pasquale Mazzocchi obtained two yellows within the area of 30 seconds. Cittadella looked for the objective that may take them up, whereas Venezia knew if they might preserve the rating at 1-0 on the night time and 1-1 on mixture, they’d be promoted on the finish of the 90 minutes because of a greater league place.

Within the 92nd minute a low cross from Venezia’s left facet by Youssef Maleh discovered Riccardo Bocalon who flicked the ball previous a diving Elhan Kastrati to spark scenes of jubilation amongst Venezia employees and gamers. Venezia gained 2-1 on mixture to win promotion to the highest division of Italian soccer.

The win sees Venezia play Serie A soccer subsequent season for the primary time since they had been relegated in 2002. They are going to be capable to take pleasure in video games with the likes of Juventus, Milan, and Inter.


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