Napoli won a 1-4 away victory at Spezia in Serie A. now, Napoli are runners-up in Serie A after winning over Spezia.
Gennaro Gattuso’s side climbed from fifth up to second on 70 points from 35 games, one point ahead of Atalanta, champions Juventus and AC Milan, who are all in action on Sunday.
Napoli’s Victor Osimhen is celebrating a brace after scoring during Serie A match against Spezia.
The Nigerian took his tally to five goals in his last four league games with a double before halftime.
Piotr Zielinski’s fine finish in the 15th minute set the visitors on their way to victory.
Then, Osimhen’s two goals, as well as an assist, helped Napoli seize a decisive 4-1 win at Spezia on Saturday.
Substitute Roberto Piccoli’s goal in the 64th minute gave Spezia some consolation.
But Osimhen’s assist to Hirving Lozano’s put the seal on Napoli’s win 11 minutes from time.
It was the third win in the last four league games for Napoli. Watch the detailed match highlights here.
Napoli Are Runners-up in Serie A after Winning over Spezia
This win saw Napoli leap from all the way down at fifth to second place in the Serie A standings.
Gennaro Gattuso’s side climbed up to second place with 70 points from 35 games.
Now, they have one point more than Atalanta, title-defenders Juventus, and AC Milan, who are all in action on Sunday.
Meanwhile, Spezia remain in trouble with the danger of relegation. They only have three points above the bottom three and have already played one game more than their rivals.