The referee blows his whistle for the final time to end this match.
The referee stops play so that a substitution can be made and Leonardo Capezzi (Empoli) comes onto the pitch for Hamed Traore.
The fourth official shows 4 min. of added time.
Goal! Diego Farias produces a great pass that finds Francesco Caputo (Empoli) inside the penalty area, who takes advantage of the situation to rifle a shot into the bottom right corner. 4:1.
Francesco Caputo (Empoli) is lurking on the edge of the box and receives a pass from Frederic Veseli. He shows nice control before hitting a soft shot just wide of the left post. The ball goes out of play and Torino will have a goal kick.
Empoli work the corner short. The ball is passed to a nearby teammate.
Alejandro Berenguer (Torino) receives a yellow card for a nasty tackle.
Torino seem to be finding their feet as they enjoy some possession. They are waiting for the right moment to create new attacking opportunities.
Walter Mazzarri has decided to introduce fresh legs, with Sasa Lukic (Torino) replacing Daniele Baselli.
Torino didn't take advantage of the corner and score as the opposition's defence was alert and averted the threat.
That will be all from Hamed Traore who is being replaced by the fresh legs of Frederic Veseli (Empoli).
Simone Zaza (Torino) runs with the ball towards the keeper and pulls the trigger from close range, but Bartlomiej Dragowski anticipates his intention and makes an amazing save to stop the shot going into the middle of the target. The ball is out of play and Torino manage to earn a corner.
Empoli control the tempo of the game by exchanging some accurate short passes.
Empoli earn a corner.
Hamed Traore (Empoli) connected with a pass around the edge of the box, aimed and shot. His attempt went towards the right-hand post, but Salvatore Sirigu was alert and the score remains the same. The referee signals a corner kick to Empoli.
Today's referee Paolo Mazzoleni rightly decides to book Diego Farias (Empoli) for his harsh tackle.
Giovanni Di Lorenzo (Empoli) latched on to a precise cross and sends the ball into the top right corner! What a clinical finish!
Walter Mazzarri has decided to substitute Soualiho Meite and he is replaced by Simone Zaza (Torino).
What a beautiful long-range strike by Daniele Baselli (Torino). He is quite unlucky as his shot flies just over the bar.
Goal! Matteo Brighi (Empoli) slots the ball into an unguarded net from close range after a shot rebounds off a defender. 2:1.
Substitution. Afriyie Acquah makes way for Matteo Brighi (Empoli).
Empoli quickly take a corner kick with a short pass.
Empoli have a chance to score from a corner kick, but the ball is cleared by a defender. The linesman points to the corner flag, Empoli are going to take it.
Francesco Caputo (Empoli) unleashes a powerful shot towards goal, but it is bravely blocked by a self-sacrificing defender. The referee and one of his assistants signal for a corner kick to Empoli.
Iago Falque (Torino) receives a sweet pass inside the box, but his effort on goal is blocked by the defender.
Iago Falque (Torino) controls the ball on the edge of the box after a superb low pass by Andrea Belotti. He makes a yard for himself and fires a wonderful strike into the bottom left corner via the post. 1:1!
Armando Izzo (Torino) dinks a cross into the box in an attempt to find one of his teammates, but the defence manages to clear.
Great teamplay by Torino as they control the ball with a lot of short passes. Patience is the key if they want to find a gap in the defence to score.
Here is a change. Ola Aina (Torino) is going off and Walter Mazzarri gives the last tactical orders to Iago Falque.
Hamed Traore (Empoli) decides to strike the ball towards goal, but his effort fails to threaten the goalkeeper after being blocked by one of the defenders.
Nicolas N'Koulou (Torino) clearly holds his opponent to prevent him from getting the ball and the referee immediately stops play.
Ola Aina (Torino) clips a neat ball into the box in the direction of Lorenzo De Silvestri, but he can't get on the end of the pass. The referee and the linesman both signal a throw-in for Empoli.
A player from Empoli takes his opponent down, the referee blows his whistle for a foul.
Daniele Baselli (Torino) floats the free kick into the box, but it's easily cleared by the first man.
Paolo Mazzoleni blows the whistle, Domenico Maietta (Empoli) is penalised for a foul. That's a free kick to Torino.
Referee Paolo Mazzoleni blows his whistle to start the second half.
The referee blows his whistle for half-time, bringing to a close the first 45 minutes of the match.
A cross arrives in the goalmouth from the resulting corner kick. Andrea Belotti (Torino) outjumps the defence, but his promising header bounces away off the right post!
The linesman makes the right call and Torino will have a corner.
Andrea Belotti (Torino) makes a reckless foul in order to win the ball from his opponent. Paolo Mazzoleni has a clear sight of it and blows his whistle.
Some neat passing and movement from Torino as they ping around some short passes in order to create a new attacking opportunity.
A precise cross towards the penalty spot was latched onto by Andrea Belotti (Torino). He outjumped the defence and produced a decent header which went a whisker wide of the left post. The ball goes out of play and Empoli will have a goal kick.
Andrea Belotti (Torino) wastes a great scoring opportunity! He receives a precise lofted cross inside the box and sends a quick shot to the right side of the goal, but he can't get the power to direct it past Bartlomiej Dragowski, who keeps it out.
Armando Izzo (Torino) whips the ball into the penalty area, but one of the defenders is alert and spanks it away.
Alejandro Berenguer (Torino) slaloms his way past challenges, but an opposing player does well to get the ball away.
The Torino players keep the ball and are exchanging a combination of passes. They are waiting for gaps in the defence to open up.
The ball is cleared after Diego Farias (Empoli) attempted to dribble past an opposing player.
Goal! Marko Pajac plays a pass to the feet of Afriyie Acquah (Empoli), and he shoots into the bottom left corner from inside the box. It's 1:0.
Empoli are showing great team chemistry. They are passing it around beautifully. Excellent team work.
Diego Farias (Empoli) takes a brilliant touch after he latches on to a pass on the edge of the box and strikes the ball to the bottom right corner. The goalkeeper dives low and saves his attempt.
Lorenzo De Silvestri (Torino) put a cross into the box which wasn't a bad decision, but he failed to achieve what he wanted as none of his teammates managed to meet it. The ball is out of play. Empoli will take a throw-in.
Torino are bossing possession at the moment by exchanging some precise passes from player to player.
The ball goes out of play and Empoli have been awarded a corner kick.
Giovanni Di Lorenzo (Empoli) looks to break free, but an opposing player clears the ball away. The ball goes out of play. Empoli are awarded a corner kick.
The referee blows his whistle for a foul after Lorenzo De Silvestri (Torino) overruns the ball during an attack and makes an aggressive challenge on his opponent.
The resulting set piece from Torino is comfortably intercepted by one of the defending players.
Paolo Mazzoleni couldn't ignore the rough tackle by Domenico Maietta (Empoli) and blew his whistle.
Empoli have been awarded a corner kick.
Francesco Caputo (Empoli) sees an unmarked teammate and attempts to send him a low pass. However, one of the defenders reads the game perfectly and averts the danger. The referee points to the corner flag and Empoli will take a corner.
Empoli take a short corner instead of sending the ball into the penalty area.
Surely that's handball by one of the Torino players in the box, but the referee just waves play on!
Armando Izzo (Torino) sends over a cross from the side into the penalty area in order to find one of his teammates, but he fails and the opportunity goes begging. The ball is off of the pitch and it's a goal kick for Empoli.
Torino are showing great team chemistry. They are passing the ball around seamlessly.
Soualiho Meite (Torino) jumps into a tackle and Paolo Mazzoleni blows his whistle for a foul.
Here we go, today's match is starting right now.
Empoli will kick the game off.
Today's referee will be Paolo Mazzoleni.
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