Apr 6, 2014 at 2pm UK at ​Stadio Angelo Massimino
Catania
1-2
Torino
Bergessio (2')
Peruzzi (22'), Rolin (63')
FT(HT: 1-0)
Farnerud (79'), Immobile (83')
Darmian (28'), Maksimovic (65'), Glik (73'), Immobile (90')

Result: Torino fightback stuns Catania

Alexander Farnerud and Ciro Immobile score late goals to help Torino beat Catania 2-1 in their Serie A clash.

Torino came from behind with two late goals earning them a 2-1 victory in their Serie A clash with bottom-of-the-league Catania this afternoon.

The hosts made the perfect start and took the lead in the second minute when Gonzalo Bergessio latched onto Pablo Barrientos's pass and fired a strike into the corner past Daniele Padelli.

Gonzalo Bergessio of Catania celebrates after scoring the opening goal during the Serie A match between Calcio Catania and Torino FC at Stadio Angelo Massimino on April 6, 2014© Getty Images

After struggling to create any chances in the first half, Torino almost equalised after the break when Ciro Immobile met Omar El Kaddouri's cross, but he saw his header kept out by Mariano Andujar.

Immobile came close again minutes later, but his low strike from inside the box was turned around the post by the keeper.

The hosts had an opportunity to double the lead soon after when Francesco Lodi's effort was saved by Padelli.

With 11 minutes of the match left to play, Torino drew level. El Kaddouri picked out the run of Alexander Farnerud, and the Swedish midfielder slotted the ball past Andujar.

Four minutes later the visitors grabbed a second, as Immobile latched onto Riccardo Meggiorini's flicked header before drilling a low effort into the corner.

In the closing stages Mariano Izco had a chance for the home side but his header was saved by Padelli, as Torino held on to claim all three points.

Ciro Immobile of Torino FC scored his third goal during the Serie A match between Torino FC and AS Livorno Calcio at Stadio Olimpico di Torino on March 22, 2014
Read Next:
Team News: Cerci, Immobile lead Torino attack
>
You May Like
Recomended from Sports Mole

Loading ...

Failed to load data.

Tables
TeamPWDLFAGDPTS
1Manchester CityMan City24212170185265
2Manchester UnitedMan Utd24165349163353
3Chelsea24155445162950
4Liverpool23138254282647
5Tottenham HotspurSpurs23135546212544
6Arsenal24126645311442
7Leicester CityLeicester249783632434
8Burnley249781921-234
9Everton2477102639-1328
10Watford2475123344-1126
11West Ham UnitedWest Ham2468103042-1226
12Bournemouth2467112536-1125
13Crystal Palace2467112237-1525
14Huddersfield TownHuddersfield2466121941-2224
15Newcastle UnitedNewcastle2465132234-1223
16Brighton & Hove AlbionBrighton2458111733-1623
17Stoke CityStoke2465132550-2523
18Southampton2349102334-1121
19West Bromwich AlbionWest Brom24311101931-1220
20Swansea CitySwansea2345141435-2117
Login, I already have my ad-free pass
Log in with Facebook to customise Sports Mole
Buy ad-free access (show me the options)
Buy monthly ad-free access for £1.20/month
Buy yearly ad-free access for £12 (2 months free)
Settings - Logout - Manage your account
Settings - Logout - Manage your account
LIVE SCORES VIDEPRINTER
expand