NEWS
Saturday October 5 2019
Serie B: Drama for Empoli and Chievo

Empoli lost their heads at Pordenone, Chievo came back in a seven-goal thriller at Livorno and Benevento left it late with Spezia to go top.

The events at the Dacia Arena were dramatic from the start, as Empoli’s Filippo Bandinelli got himself sent off after just two minutes for a reaction foul.

Leonardo Mancuso had the chance to equalise, but ballooned a penalty over the bar.

Click here for the full Serie B section, including results, fixtures and tables.

Cosenza 1-1 Venezia

Riviere 21 (C), Montalto pen 78 (V)

Crotone 3-1 Entella

Simy 27, 38 (C), Crociata 63 (C), De Luca 79 (E)

Livorno 3-4 Chievo

Marsura 5, 30 (L), Pucciarelli 7 (C), Marras 25 (L), Meggiorini 54, pen 59 (C), Segre 89 (C)

Sent off: Marsura 91 (L), Pucciarelli 92 (C)

Perugia 1-0 Pisa

Iemmello 33 (Pe)

Pordenone 2-0 Empoli

Burrai pen 15 (P), Pobega 39 (P)

Sent off: Bandinelli 2 (E)

Missed pen: Mancuso 22 (E)

Spezia 0-1 Benevento

Tello 87 (B)

Sent off: Maggio 92 (B)

Trapani 1-2 Juve Stabia

Taugourdeau 20 (T), Canotto 79 (JS), Forte 89 (JS)

Ascoli-Pescara

To be played on Sunday

Cremonese-Cittadella

To be played on Sunday

Salernitana-Frosinone

To be played on Sunday

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