Marvin Zeegelaar (Udinese) is cautioned by the referee.
There will be a minimum of 5 min. of added time.
Lukasz Teodorczyk (Udinese) picks up a caution.
Here comes a substitution. Fabio Depaoli is given a rest as he is replaced by Manuel Pucciarelli (Chievo).
Goal! Lukasz Teodorczyk (Udinese) fires the rebound into the middle of the goal after the ball breaks to him in the box. The score is 1:0.
Lukasz Teodorczyk (Udinese) places the ball on the penalty spot and strikes, but Stefano Sorrentino produces a brilliant piece of goalkeeping to thwart him.
The referee blows his whistle and points to the penalty spot. A penalty kick will be taken.
The whistle blows and Filip Djordjevic (Chievo) is booked for an infringement.
Referee Paolo Valeri makes the VAR signal and is going to check whether it’s a penalty for Udinese. Let’s see what happens!
That's the end of the game for Nicholas Opoku, who is replaced by Lukasz Teodorczyk (Udinese).
The ball goes behind for a corner. Chievo will have an opportunity to threaten the opposition's goal.
Seko Fofana (Udinese) takes his opponent down and receives a yellow card from the referee.
Now Udinese have a corner.
Seko Fofana (Udinese) places a shot from the edge of the box towards the right side of the goal, but Stefano Sorrentino makes a terrific save to deny him. Nice play all round! Udinese force a corner. Their opponents will face another attacking threat.
Domenico Di Carlo decides to make a substitution. Mehdi Pascal Marcel Leris will be replaced by Ezequiel Schelotto (Chievo).
Bram Nuytinck (Udinese) can't expect anything else than a yellow card for his hard tackle. And a yellow it is. Paolo Valeri didn't think twice about pulling it out of his pocket.
Substitution. Mariusz Stepinski makes way for Riccardo Meggiorini (Chievo).
The resulting set piece from Udinese is comfortably intercepted by one of the defending players. The ball goes out of play and Chievo will have a goal kick.
The referee signals a corner kick to Udinese.
The referee points to the corner flag and Chievo will take a corner.
Emanuele Giaccherini (Chievo) swings in a cross, but the ball is cleared to safety by one of the defending players. Chievo earn a corner.
Ignacio Pussetto (Udinese) receives a yellow card for infringement.
Rodrigo De Paul (Udinese) puts a cross into the box from the free kick, but the defender gets there first.
Udinese take a short corner instead of sending the ball into the penalty area.
Fabio Depaoli (Chievo) makes it easy for the referee to show him a yellow card.
Substitution. Stefano Okaka is replaced by Ignacio Pussetto (Udinese).
A corner kick by Chievo is thwarted by the well prepared Juan Musso (Udinese).
Paolo Valeri blows for a foul after Kevin Lasagna (Udinese) was too aggressive in the battle for the ball.
Some great controlled play and passing in the middle of the pitch from Udinese.
What a miskick by Rolando Mandragora (Udinese). He smashes a volley from long distance that goes into the stands. The ball is off of the pitch and it's a goal kick for Chievo.
Chievo enjoy a period of possession as they are exchanging some passes and waiting for an opportunity to strike.
The second half gets underway.
The first half of today's match has just finished.
Stefano Okaka (Udinese) controls a nice lofted pass and shoots from the edge of the box, but his attempt is neither hard nor precise, so Stefano Sorrentino stops it easily.
1 min. of stoppage-time to be played.
Rodrigo De Paul (Udinese) takes the ball to the corner flag and sends it into the box.
Chievo take the corner, but their hopes of scoring a goal end with a nice clearance by the defence.
Paolo Valeri has a clear sight and sees a foul from Stefano Okaka (Udinese).
A free kick into the box, taken by Rodrigo De Paul (Udinese), is comfortably cleared by the opposition's defence.
Rodrigo De Paul (Udinese) stands over the free kick and opts to take it himself, but it is straight at Stefano Sorrentino.
Udinese win a direct free kick in a dangerous mid-range position.
The resulting set piece, sent into the penalty area by Rolando Mandragora (Udinese), was easily dealt with by one of the defenders.
The Chievo players keep the ball and are exchanging a combination of passes. They are waiting for gaps in the defence to open up.
Nicola Rigoni (Chievo) has a lack of options after running onto a pass, so shoots from long range. It's a decent effort towards the middle of the goal, but Juan Musso pulls off a comfortable save to deny him.
Davide Nicola is forced to make a change. Marco D'Alessandro (Udinese) is not able to carry on due to injury. He is replaced by Marvin Zeegelaar.
Emanuele Giaccherini (Chievo) hits a shot towards the left side of the goal from the edge of the box, but it's a weak attempt and is easily saved by Juan Musso.
Filip Djordjevic (Chievo) handles the ball and everyone in the stadium shouts 'handball'.
Perparim Hetemaj (Chievo) shows his incredible technical ability by sending the ball into free space and Filip Djordjevic latches onto his pass.
Yellow card. Mehdi Pascal Marcel Leris (Chievo) goes into the book for a bad tackle on his opponent.
Rolando Mandragora (Udinese) was trying to get to the ball but clattered into the legs of the opponent as well. Paolo Valeri blows his whistle for an infringement. Chievo have been awarded a free kick.
Kevin Lasagna (Udinese) tries to latch onto a through ball, but it's too long. The ball is off of the pitch and it's a goal kick for Chievo.
That was absolutely fantastic! Bram Nuytinck (Udinese) tries his luck with a hammer shot from long range, but his effort only rattles the right post! Here is an example of luck not being on your side.
Rodrigo De Paul (Udinese) makes space inside the box for a shot, but his effort goes just over the crossbar. The ball is off of the pitch and it's a goal kick for Chievo.
The Chievo players are exchanging fine passes and are waiting for an opportunity to start an attack, but here's a mistake and a loss of possession.
What a chance that is! Filip Djordjevic swings the ball into the box, and Fabio Depaoli (Chievo) gets in front of his man and powers his header just wide of the right post. The ball goes out of play and Udinese will have a goal kick.
The first half has just begun.
The players are on the pitch and Chievo will have the kick-off.
Today's referee will be Paolo Valeri.
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