The local team opened the scoring in the 55th minute with a goal from Szymon Zurkowski and beat the visiting team 1-0.
The two contenders had mixed fortunes during previous encounters.
Empoli defeated Napoli 3-2 in their previous meeting. In the last 4 games played, they lost 2 times and equalized in 2 games.
equalized – before in the previous day. In the last games they played, they got 1 win, 1 loss and 2 draws.
The local is in fourteenth place with 37 points (9 PG – 10 PE – 15 PP), while the visitor has 44 units and is placed in eleventh place in the table (11 PG – 11 PE – 12 PP) .
The referee Francesco Cosso was selected to carry out the actions of the game.
Likely formation of Empoli today
The team led by Aurelio Andreazzoli poses its game with a 4-4-2 formation with Guglielmo Vicario in goal; Petar Stojanovic, Mattia Viti, Sebastiano Luperto and Fabiano Parisi in defense; Szymon Zurkowski, Kristjan Asllani, Liam Henderson and Valerio Verre in the middle; and Federico Di Francesco and Andrea Pinamonti up front.
Torino likely formation today
For their part, those led by Ivan Juric stand on the court with a 3-6-1 strategy with Etrit Berisha under the three sticks; Koffi Djidji, Alessandro Buongiorno, Ricardo Rodríguez in defense; Wilfried Singo, Sasa Lukic, Tommaso Pobega, Mërgim Vojvoda, Dennis Praet and Josip Brekalo at half court; and Pietro Pellegri up front.