12/29/2018 Reuters

Mertens' late goal earns Napoli win over Bologna

Dries Mertens scored two minutes from time to give second-placed Napoli a 3-2 win over Bologna.

  • KO
    • Kickoff
  • 15
    • Arkadiusz Milik Goal
  • 24
    • Erick Pulgar Yellow Card
  • 37
    • Federico Santander Goal - Header
  • 42
    • On: Diego Falcinelli | Off: Federico Santander
  • HT
    • Halftime
  • 46
    • Sebastian De Maio Yellow Card
  • 51
    • Arkadiusz Milik Goal - Header
  • 58
    • On: Fabián Ruiz | Off: Simone Verdi
  • 68
    • On: Mário Rui | Off: Faouzi Ghoulam
  • 71
    • On: Adam Nagy | Off: Mattias Svanberg
  • 79
    • On: Riccardo Orsolini | Off: Andrea Poli
  • 80
    • Kevin Malcuit Yellow Card
  • 80
    • Danilo Goal - Header
  • 83
    • On: Adam Ounas | Off: José Callejón
  • 88
    • Dries Mertens Goal
  • 90+4
    • Allan Yellow Card
  • FT
    • End Regular Time
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NAP
4-4-2
  • 1Meret
  • 31Ghoulam
    On: Mário Rui | Off: Faouzi Ghoulam
  • 19Maksimovic
  • 33Albiol
  • 2Malcuit
  • 9Verdi
    On: Fabián Ruiz | Off: Simone Verdi
  • 5Allan
  • 20Zielinski
  • 7Callejón
    On: Adam Ounas | Off: José Callejón
  • 99Milik
  • 14Mertens
No. Name
1 Alex Meret
Saves 2
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 2 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
19 Nikola Maksimovic
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 3
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
33 Raúl Albiol
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
31 Faouzi Ghoulam
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 3
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
68' 6  Mário Rui
Goals 0
  • Shots 1
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
2 Kevin Malcuit  80'
Goals 0
  • Shots 1
  • 1 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 2
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assist 1
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 1 Yellow
    • 0 Red
5 Allan  90'+4'
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 4
  • 2 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 1 Yellow
    • 0 Red
20 Piotr Zielinski
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 1
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
9 Simone Verdi
Goals 0
  • Shots 1
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 1
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
58' 8  Fabián Ruiz
Goals 0
  • Shots 1
  • 1 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assist 1
  • Offsides 1
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
7 José Callejón
Goals 0
  • Shots 2
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 2 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
83' 11  Adam Ounas
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
99 Arkadiusz Milik  15' 51'
Goals 2
  • Shots 5
  • 3 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 1
  • 2 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
14 Dries Mertens  88'
Goals 1
  • Shots 6
  • 2 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 2 Fouls Against
  • Assist 1
  • Offsides 1
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Substitutes
27 Orestis Karnezis
Saves 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
25 David Ospina
Saves 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
23 Elseid Hysaj
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
34 Amin Younes
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
13 Sebastiano Luperto
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
30 Marko Rog
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
42 Amadou Diawara
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red

Game Information

  • VENUE: Stadio San Paolo
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    COVERAGE: ESPN+
  • ATTENDANCE: 46,585

Match Commentary

90'+5' Match ends, Napoli 3, Bologna 2.
90'+5' Second Half ends, Napoli 3, Bologna 2.
90'+4' Foul by Diego Falcinelli (Bologna).

Match Stats

NAP
BOL

Possession

65% 35%

Shots (on Goal)

17 (7)
10 (4)
NAP BOL
15 Fouls 10
2 Yellow Cards 2
0 Red Cards 0
2 Offsides 1
6 Corner Kicks 5
2 Saves 4
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