Napoli knocked out the Italian Cup with a heavy loss against Fiorentina

Napoli knocked out the Italian Cup with a heavy loss against Fiorentina

Napoli was eliminated from the Italian Cup in the round of 16, after its big defeat against its guest, Fiorentina, 5-2.

And this is after the match extended to overtime after it ended in the original time with a 2-2 draw, which brought the two teams together on Thursday evening, at the Diego Armando Maradona stadium.

Fiorentina scored the first goal in the 41st minute through Serbian star Dusan Vlahovic, before Napoli equalized quickly through Belgian star Dries Mertens in the 44th minute.

And Bartolome Dragowski, the Viola player, was sent off directly in the second minute of the time instead of wasted for the first half.

In the second half, Cristiano Biraghi gave Fiorentina the second goal in the 57th minute, and the Napoli duo Herving Lozano and Fabian Ruiz were sent off in the 84th and third minutes of time instead of wasted for the match.

And Andrea Betania scored the equalizer for the Italian team in the fifth minute of time instead of wasted, so the match went to overtime.

In overtime, Fiorentina scored a hat-trick through Lorenzo Vinotti, Christophe Piatek and Youssef Maleh in the 105, 108 and 119 minutes.

The matches of the round of 16 of the Italian Cup will be completed, with a meeting between Milan and its guest Genoa at ten in the evening Thursday.

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