Serie A: Bologna recovers a 0-1 deficit to best Udinese 2-1

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UDINE. Bologna found a way to turn the table against Udinese to win 2-1.

UDINE. Bologna managed to turn the table against Udinese to win 2-1. It was Udinese to strike first with a goal of Beto at the 10′. Then it was a goal in the 59′ minute to make things even for 1-1. Eventually, Stefan Posch gave the win to Bologna in the 80′ minute with a goal.

The match was played at the Dacia Arena stadium in Udine on Sunday and it started at 3:00 pm local time. The referee was Manuel Volpi who was helped by Filippo Meli and Giorgio Peretti. The 4th official was Ermanno Feliciani. The weather was rainy. The temperature was cold around 7.9 degrees Celsius or 46.17 Fahrenheit. Humidity was up to 85%.​

Match Statistics

There wasn’t much of a difference in ball possession. Udinese was in possession of the ball for 51% of the time vs. Bologna that controlled the ball for 49% of the time.

Udinese was more aggressive with 49 dangerous attacks and 22 shots of which 4 were on target. Still, Bologna was capable to find the solution to win this contest.​

Udinese shot 22 times, 4 on target, 18 off target. On the opposite side, Bologna shot 17 times, 4 on target, 13 off target.


Udinese received 1 yellow card (Walace). Talking about the opposition, Bologna received 4 yellow cards (J. Lucumí, Roberto Soriano, Lewis Ferguson and Lewis Ferguson).

After playing this match, Udinese will stay with 25 points to stay in the 8th place. On the opposite side, Bologna will have 19 points like Empoli to stay in the 13th place.

Match Events

  • 10'


    Isaac Success

  • 15'

    Beto (Goal Disallowed)

  • 41'

    J. Lucumí

  • 45'

    Nicola Sansone (Goal Disallowed)

  • 57'


  • 59'

    Nicola Sansone

    Nikola Moro

  • 62'

    Tolgay Arslan

    Jean-Victor Makengo

  • 62'

    L. Samardžić

    Sandi Lovric

  • 74'

    Andrea Cambiaso

    Charalampos Lykogiannis

  • 74'

    Enzo Ebosse

    N. Pérez

  • 74'

    Roberto Soriano

    Michel Aebischer

  • 75'

    Roberto Soriano

  • 80'

    Stefan Posch

    Jerdy Schouten

  • 84'

    Ilija Nestorovski


  • 85'

    D. Kasius

    Riccardo Orsolini

  • 85'

    Musa Barrow 

    Nicola Sansone

  • 90'

    Lewis Ferguson

  • 90'

    Lewis Ferguson

Next match

In the upcoming Serie A match, Udinese will play away with Sampdoria on the 22nd of January with a 12-10 head to head record in favor of Sampdoria (14 draws).

Bologna will host Cremonese on the 23rd of January with a 0-0 head to head stats.

Udinese: Formation and Lineups

Udinese started with a 3-5-2 line-up (3-5-2).

The manager Andrea Sottil chose to play with the following team: Marco Silvestri (5.9), Rodrigo Becão (7.1), Jaka Bijol (6.8), Nehuén Pérez (7.0), Roberto Pereyra (7.1), Sandi Lovrić (6.6), Walace (6.4), Jean-Victor Makengo (6.8), Destiny Udogie (6.9), Isaac Success (6.8) and Beto (7.2).


Udinese made 4 changes: Jean-Victor Makengo for Tolgay Arslan (62′), Sandi Lovric for L. Samardžić (62′), N. Pérez for Enzo Ebosse (74′) and Walace for Ilija Nestorovski (84′).

Top player: Beto

The player who no doubt impressed Udinese the most was Beto.

His rating is (7.2) with 1 goal, 14 passes (78% accurate) and 1 key pass. He was won 3 duels out of 6. He performed 1 cross.

Bologna: Formation and Lineups

Bologna started with a aggressive line-up (4-3-3).

Talking about the opposition, Thiago Motta played with: Łukasz Skorupski (6.7), Stefan Posch (7.3), Adama Soumaoro (6.8), Jhon Lucumí (6.8), Charalampos Lykogiannis (6.5), Lewis Ferguson (7.7), Jerdy Schouten (7.4), Nikola Moro (7.7), Riccardo Orsolini (6.3), Nicola Sansone (7.3) and Michel Aebischer (6.4).


Bologna made 4 changes: Charalampos Lykogiannis for Andrea Cambiaso (74′), Michel Aebischer for Roberto Soriano (74′), Nicola Sansone for Musa Barrow  (85′) and Riccardo Orsolini for D. Kasius (85′).

Top player: Nikola Moro

The player who no doubt impressed Bologna the most was Nikola Moro even if he didn’t score any goal.

His rating is (7.7) with 39 passes (69% accurate) and 2 key passes. He was won 2 duels out of 3. He performed 2 crosses.

Results of the day

These are the results of the day in the Serie A



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