Balotelli scores first Brescia objective tragically to Napoli

Mario Balotelli scored his first objective for new club Brescia yet the elevated northerners still tumbled to a 2-1 annihilation to Napoli in Serie An activity on Sunday.

The 29-year-old Italian universal headed in following 67 minutes in his second counterpart for the place where he grew up club having missed four games on account of a boycott he brought about with previous club Marseille.

First-half objectives by Dries Mertens and Kostas Manolas guaranteed Napoli took each of the three after their midweek misfortune to Cagliari, to support certainty in front of their Champions League outing to Belgian club Genk.

Carlo Ancelotti’s Napoli remain fourth with 12 points from six games, six behind group pioneers Inter Milan who beat Sampdoria 3-1 on Saturday.

Bury have a most extreme 18 from six games – two in front of Juve – in the wake of winning their initial six alliance coordinates just because since the 1966-67 season.

Juventus beat SPAL 2-0 to remain second with Atalanta third – a point in front of Napoli – in the wake of whipping Sassuolo 4-1 on Saturday.

Balotelli conveyed his little girl Pia, who lives in Naples with her mom and was decked out in the Napoli hues, onto the pitch at the San Paolo Stadium.

The home side were without Senegalese safeguard Kalidou Koulibaly who has been given a two-coordinate boycott for his red card in the Cagliari game.

Ancelotti’s side proceeded following 13 minutes. Mertens associated with a Jose Callejon cross to impact in his 114th objective in a Napoli shirt – one short of Argentine legend Diego Maradona’s aggregate from 1984 to 1991. Slovak Marek Hamsik leads both with 121.

The 32-year-old Belgian worldwide has been in structure this season with four objectives in five Serie A games. He likewise changed over a punishment in the 2-0 Champions League prevail upon holders Liverpool.

Manolas thought he had scored on 19 minutes however the objective was discounted after a VAR audit. The Greek safeguard headed in just before the sever a Mertens corner.

Napoli’s rhythm plunged after the break enabling the elevated side to get once again into the game.

Balotelli diminished the deficiency getting his head to a Sandro Tonali corner to serve notice to Italy mentor Roberto Mancini of his aspirations to play Euro 2020.

Brescia slip to fourteenth in the table after their fourth thrashing in six games.

Related Post