Lecce were unlucky and wasteful in equal measure against Cagliari, hitting the woodwork twice from point-blank range and denied by goalkeeping heroics.
The Salentini were hoping to create some momentum after their surprise victory over Lazio and came out fighting in Sardinia.
However, Khouma Babacar and Marco Mancosu could only find the frame of the goal from a couple of yards out, while Diego Farias saw a late strike kept out by Alessio Cragno at full stretch.
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