Amauri scores the only goal of the game to help Parma beat Udinese 1-0 in Serie A at the Stadio Ennio Tardini.
have stretched their winning run in Serie A to four games by beating Parma 1-0 at the Stadio Ennio Tardini. Udinese
The hosts came close in the opening stages when
found Antonio Cassano in the box, but the striker headed wide of the post. Amauri and Walter Gargano then had chances to score for Parma, but both of them were denied by Afriyie Acquah . Zeljko Brkic
Ten minutes before half time, the home side finally broke the deadlock. Cassano got to the touchline and saw his cross headed into the net by Amauri.
After the break the visitors threatened through
, but he saw his strike kept out by Silvan Widmer . Antonio Mirante and Jonathan Biabiany both came close to extending Parma's lead in the closing stages, but had their respective efforts saved, as the hosts held on to the three points and moved up to seventh in the Jose Mauri table.
Result: Gilardino guides Genoa past Parma