In the 1/8 finals of the Italian Cup, SPAL beat Sassuolo. The meeting took place at the Mapei – Citta del Tricolore stadium in Reggio nel Emilia and ended in a 2-0 victory for the guests.
At the beginning of the second half, Sassuolo midfielder Filip Djuricic received a direct red card. Two minutes later, SPAL midfielder Simone Missiroli opened the scoring. On the 58th minute, Lorenzo Dickman increased the advantage of SPAL.
SPAL reached the quarter finals of the Italian Cup. The Serie B club will play against the reigning Italian champion Juventus Turin. SPAL is ranked fifth in the Serie B standings.
Juventus beat Genoa in the 1/8 finals of the Italian Cup. The meeting took place at the Allianz – Juventus stadium in Turin and ended with a score of 3: 2 in favor of the hosts.