Udinese 1-0 Sampdoria: overcomes 1-0 with a late goal scored by K. Ehizibue

GENOVA. Udinese snatched a late win Sampdoria 1-0 after K. Ehizibue scored just 1 goal (88').

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GENOVA. Udinese snatched a late win Sampdoria 1-0 after K. Ehizibue scored just 1 goal (88′).

The match was played at the Stadio Comunale Luigi Ferraris stadium in Genova on Sunday and it started at 12:30 pm local time. The referee was Maurizio Mariani with the assistance of Pasquale De Meo and Pasquale Capaldo. The 4th official was Andrea Colombo. The weather was cloudy. The temperature was quite cold around 2.9 degrees Celsius or 37.18 Fahrenheit. Humidity was up to 55%.​

Match Statistics

Sampdoria was in firm control of the ball 55% while Udinese was struggling with a 45% ball possession.

Sampdoria was more aggressive with 41 dangerous attacks and 8 shots of which 1 were on target. Still, Udinese succeeded in find the solution to win this match.​

Sampdoria shot 8 times, 1 on target, 7 off target. On the other side, Udinese shot 14 times, 5 on target, 9 off target.


Sampdoria received 3 yellow cards (Mehdi Léris, Bram Nuytinck and Manolo Gabbiadini). Regarding the opposition, Udinese received 1 yellow card (Kingsley Ehizibue).

After playing this match, Sampdoria will stay with 9 points to stay in the 19th place. On the other side, Udinese will have 25 points to stay in the 8th place.

Match Events

  • 32'

    Kingsley Ehizibue

  • 38'

    Mehdi Léris

  • 46'

    Valerio Verre

    Abdelhamid Sabiri

  • 57'

    Ronaldo Vieira

    Filip Djuricic

  • 69'

    Jean-Victor Makengo

    Tolgay Arslan

  • 69'

    Sandi Lovric

    L. Samardžić

  • 71'

    Bram Nuytinck

  • 77'



  • 80'

    Alessandro Zanoli

    Omar Colley 

  • 86'

    Fabio Quagliarella 

    Sam Lammers

  • 88'

    Kingsley Ehizibue

  • 90'

    Manolo Gabbiadini

  • 90'

    Ilija Nestorovski


Next match

In the upcoming Serie A match, Sampdoria will play away against Atalanta on the 28th of January with a 13-13 head to head.

Udinese will host Hellas Verona on the 30th of January with a 6-4 head to head statistic in favor of Udinese (5 draws).

Sampdoria: Formation and Lineups

Sampdoria started with a 3-4-1-2 line-up (3-4-1-2).

The manager Dejan Stankovic chose to play with the following team: Emil Audero (7.4), Bruno Amione (7.3), Omar Colley (7.1), Bram Nuytinck (7.2), Mehdi Léris (6.9), Harry Winks (7.3), Filip Đuričić (6.8), Tommaso Augello (6.5), Abdelhamid Sabiri (6.5), Manolo Gabbiadini (6.1) and Sam Lammers (7.1).

Sampdoria could not rely on the presence of Valerio Verre (injured).


Sampdoria made 4 changes: Abdelhamid Sabiri for Valerio Verre (46′), Filip Djuricic for Ronaldo Vieira (57′), Omar Colley  for Alessandro Zanoli (80′) and Sam Lammers for Fabio Quagliarella  (86′).

Best player: Emil Audero

The player that probably impressed the most for Sampdoria was the goalkeeper: Emil Audero. His rating is 7.44. He performed 3 saves.

Udinese: Formation and Lineups

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

On the other side, Andrea Sottil played with: Marco Silvestri (6.8), Rodrigo Becão (7.1), Jaka Bijol (7.0), Nehuén Pérez (7.3), Kingsley Ehizibue (6.4), Lazar Samardžić (7.0), Walace (7.1), Tolgay Arslan (7.0), Destiny Udogie (6.8), Isaac Success (6.8) and Beto (5.8).

Udinese could not rely on the presence of Ilija Nestorovski (injured).


Udinese made 4 changes: L. Samardžić for Sandi Lovric (69′), Tolgay Arslan for Jean-Victor Makengo (69′), Beto for Deulofeu (77′) and Deulofeu for Ilija Nestorovski (90′).

Top player: Nehuén Pérez

Probably the most impressive player in Udinese was Nehuén Pérez even if he didn’t score the decisive goal.

His rating is (7.3) with 41 passes (75% accurate) and 1 key pass. He was won 8 duels out of 9.

Results of the day

These are the results of the day in the Serie A

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