FT: Hellas Verona 2-5 Napoli, Victor Osimhen STRIKES! (VIDEO HIGHLIGHTS)
Napoli has kicked off their 2022-2023 Serie A campaign with an emphatic 5-2 win over Verona, MySportDab reports.
The first half began with both sides trying to swing into an early lead. Napoli dominated and controlled the game.
But the host was equally pushing against their opponents as they tried to find a goal in the match.
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Lasagna gave the host an early lead courtesy of a 29th-minute strike. It Napoli trailing 1-0 as they continue to press.
Kwaratskhelia made it 1-1 in the 37rh minute giving the visitors a well-deserved equaliser.
Napoli maintained dominance as they pressed for more, pushing Verona to the defense.
The first half almost ended, but Nigeria international Victor Osimhen struck to give the visitors a first-half winner in the 45+3rd minute.
The first half ended with Napoli going into the break with a 2-1 lead coming from behind.
The second half began in earnest as Napoli continued to exercise dominance and overwhelmed their opponent.
Nevertheless, Verona utilised their first clear chance in the second half I fur game to find an equaliser.
Henry struck in the 48th minute to level the game for the host, taking the score line to a 2-2 draw.
Zielinski responded in the 56th minute to restore the lead for Napoli, taking the score line to 3-2.
Napoli continues to dominate their hosts as they search for another goal to secure the victory.
Lobotka struck in the 65th minute to make it 4-2. Fourteen minutes later, Politano struck to take the scores to 5-2 as Napoli sank their host.
The game finally ended with Napoli grabbing a crucial 5-2 win over Verona in their Serie A opener.