The match started at a slow pace with both sides playing for possession. . Few minutes into the encounter Napoli won a free kick at the edge of the box. Club captain, Lorenzo Insigne, stepped up to take the spot kick . The curling effort swung past the defensive wall only to strike the wood work .
The match ended goaless after 45minutes of play in the first half . The second half started with Napoli making more purposeful incursions into the opponents half . Their effort was rewarded with a penalty kick in the 56th minute.Insigne stepped up to take the spot-kick only for his effort to go wide of the mark.
Luck however came in the 58minute when Insigne played a shot that went beyond the keeper . This was followed by an own goal from Lorenzo Vemti making the score 0-2 and putting the game beyond the host .
The match had 7 yellow cards in total.5 for Fiorenrina and 2 for Napoli . Also one red card was issued to Fiorentina's Drawgowski.
Victor Osimhen was rested in the 84th minutes after a collision with two players from the opposing team . The match takes Napoli to 3rd on the table with one more game to go . A win in the next match means they have secured a place in next season's champions league.
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