Sampdoria come out top in 4-2 thriller at Empoli
Nairobi, Kenya 23 December 2018 19:31 GMT
Sampdoria was victorious in a 4-2 comeback win at Empoli with Fabio Quagliarella’s seventh consecutive match on target.
Manuel Pasqual had given the home side from a penalty with Gaston Ramirez levelling through a stunning strike and Quagliarella headed for the lead to Samp but Francesco Caputo equaliser but Gianluca Caprari pulled the away side into the lead and added another through a cross cum shot for all the three points.
Sampdoria Head coach Marco Giampaolo said:
“We played with a great personality.” the coach told Corriere Dello Sport.
“Empoli closed well and started again, but we have been good at being patient, we can improve, but we have always been in control.”
“Now it’s early, it’s short: only the continuity will say who can maintain certain positions or not. Our task is to do our best . ”
On Quagliarella has achieved double figures in the top scorer standings:
“You can not define Fabio in a word, I think his secret is maturity, he knows how to do things thanks to the experience accumulated over the years, and then he can count on a great physical condition. my attackers are good and must be considered holders ” . In closing, an invitation that no fan can miss. “In Santo Stefano we will play an important game – concludes Giampaolo – The public will make the difference” .