Crotone had plenty of possession and chances, but Sassuolo were far more clinical in a 4-1 victory, with Ciccio Caputo bagging a brace.
The Neroverdi showed a new side to their game this afternoon, able to soak up pressure and strike on the counter-attack with Domenico Berardi, Manuel Locatelli and two goals from hitman Caputo.
Simy converted a penalty to give Crotone some meagre consolation, but still no points this season.
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