Empoli and Lecce tied 1-1 in the duel corresponding to date 15 of the Italy – Serie A 2023-2024 tournament, at the Stadio Carlo Castellani stadium.
With a goal from Lameck Banda began winning the visit midway through the second half, however in the 71st minute of that stage Hamza Rafia, against him, achieved the tie for the local team.
The best player of the match was Wladimiro Falcone. The Lecce goalkeeper excelled by saving 6 shots.
Nicoló Cambiaghi also stood out at the Stadio Carlo Castellani stadium. The Empoli attacker shot into the opponent’s goal 4 times.
Due to the number of fouls committed, the game was constantly interrupted. There were several reprimands: Joan González, Youssef Maleh, Alberto Grassi and Ylber Ramadani.
Empoli coach Aurelio Andreazzoli proposed a 4-3-3 formation with Etrit Berisha in goal; Bartosz Bereszynski, Ardian Ismajli, Sebastiano Luperto and Simone Bastoni on the defensive line; Viktor Kovalenko, Alberto Grassi and Youssef Maleh in the middle; and Nicoló Cambiaghi, Francesco Caputo and Matteo Cancellieri in attack.
For its part, Roberto D’Aversa’s team took the field with a 4-5-1 formation with Wladimiro Falcone between the three sticks; Valentin Gendrey, Marin Pongracic, Federico Baschirotto and Patrick Dorgu in defense; Joan González, Ylber Ramadani, Nicola Sansone, Rémi Oudin and Lameck Banda in the midfield; and Roberto Piccoli up front.
Referee Andrea Colombo was in charge of supervising the game at the Stadio Carlo Castellani stadium.
On the next date Empoli will face Torino as a visitor, while Lecce will play at home against Frosinone.
With this result, the host of the match reaches 12 points and is in seventeenth place. For its part, the visiting team remains at 17 points and is in thirteenth place in the tournament.
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