After a first half with a single ring signed by Bellanova, in the second half Bologna unlocks it with a perfect free kick by Orsolini. Cagliari reaction twenty minutes from the end, with Pavoletti who uses a cross from Pereiro to bag the 1-1 goal. In the end it is the same Pereiro to score the final 2-1 goal on an assist from Joao Pedro, giving a fundamental victory in view of salvation to Mazzarri’s team.
Cagliari stopped by the post
Mazzarri confirms Pavoletti alongside Joao Pedro, Keita absent from the African Cup. In Bologna decimated by Covid Skov Olsen wins the ballot with De Silvestri, plays in defense Binks from 1 ‘. At 14 ‘sensational opportunity for the hosts: Altar brush on the far post, Lykogiannis returns to the center on a left-footed flight, finding Bellanova very free on the opposite side, right with a sure shot of the Sardinians outside who, however, finds only the pole. Bolognese reaction in the 24th minute, with the left footed by Theate after a prolonged action from a corner: Cragno attentive raises over the crossbar. Try to be seen again Cagliari: Pavoletti’s side for the right-footed shot of Fat, Skroupski stretches out and freezes on the ground. You go to the locker room on a score of 0-0.
Pereiro man of the match
The second half opens with the advantage of Bologna: a delicious free kick from Orsolini, his southpaw climbs over the barrier and beat Cragno unstoppably. Cagliari struggles to react, Mazzarri inserts Dalbert and Pereiro to have more thrust on the left, Mihajlovic loses Bonifazi due to injury, De Silvestri enters his place. At 71 ‘the Sardinians draw: Pereiro takes advantage of a loose ball in the penalty area and serves in the center Pavoletti, very free to bag the 1-1 goal from a few steps. At 76 ‘sensational chance for Bologna: sleep of Carboni and Lovato, Orsolini takes advantage of it and kicks with his right foot, Cragno passes and swerves to the post. At 82 ‘another post hit by Mihajlovic’s team: brushstroke for the insertion of Skov Olsen who hits his head, only the wood to Cragno’s right tells him no. In full recovery, however, Cagliari wins it: Joao Pedro serves Pereiro who from an angled position kicks Skorupski’s post mocking him for the 2-1 goal. It’s final in Cagliari, the Sardinians win 2-1!