A hot evening in Sicily, an Eurogoal in 104. minute! Leo Štulac is Palermo’s big hero, Tio Cipot witnesses the masterpiece from the bench (VIDEO)
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On Monday evening in Sicily, at the Stadio Renzo Barbera hoasted a game, in the 10. round of the Italian Serie B, between Palermo and Spezia. Two Slovenes also stood opposite each other, namely Leo Štulac for Palermo and Tio Cipot, who wears the Spezia jersey. Both started the match on the bench. While Cipot watched the whole game from the bench, on the other side Leo Štulac was the main hero of the home team.
In a match in which the home side, currently third in the standings with one game less to play, had the better of the field, the visitors from Liguria opened the scoring by scoring 31. In the first minute, they took the lead through defender Arkadiusz Rece and went into the break with a 1-0 advantage.
Immediately after returning to the field, the home strategist Eugenio Corini made two substitutions, but Palermo still fell behind. The crisis deepened further twenty minutes before the end of regulation time, when Spezia’s lead was increased by a pass from Szymon Zurkowski to only eighteen-year-old Francesco Pio Esposito.
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Palermo’s comeback began three minutes later, when Leonardo Mancuso first reduced the lead after an assist from Kristoffer Lund. Moments after the goal, Palermo’s main man Leo Štulac took the field.
Just when it looked like the visitors would take all three points from Sicily, seven minutes added by referee Fourneau gave the home team some hope. In the 12th minute of injury time, he had to leave the field early for a second yellow card. Nicolo Bertola, and just two minutes later there was a big celebration after Leo Štulac was the only one to place the ball on the edge of the penalty area on a free kick. Eurogoal secured a draw and a tie 2:2.
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