Super Eagles of Nigeria star Simmy Nwankwo was on target for newly promoted Italian serie A side Crotone FC on Saturday afternoon in their 4-1 lose to Sassuolo at Mapei Stadium.
The host took the lead through Domenico Berardi in the 19th minutes after a fine assist from Gregoire Defrei to end the first half 1-0 in favour of the home team.
Super Eagles of Nigeria star Simeon Tochukwu Nwankwo equalized for the away team via a penalty kick in the 49th minutes after a foul from Sassuolo player.
Sassuolo took the lead again through Francesco Caputo, who scored from a spot kick in the 58th minutes to make it 2-1.
Francesco Caputo scored his second goal of the game in the 85th minutes after receiving an assist from Domenico Berardi.
Manuel Locatelli scored the last goal of the match in the 90th minutes through a well taken free-kick, to end the match 4-1 in favour of the home team.
Simmy was on from the start to finish for the away team and he tried all his best to help the team to reduced the deficit but all his efforts were not successful.
With Simmy Nwankwo's goal in the 49th minutes, it means he has now scored his first goal of the season in the 2020/2021 Italian serie A season.
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