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Dessers’ Brace Not Enough As Cremonese Lose Away To Sassuolo

Dessers’ Brace Not Enough As Cremonese Lose Away To Sassuolo

Super Eagles striker, Cyril Dessers, scored two goals which unfortunately was not enough as Cremonese lost 3-2 away to Sassuolo in Serie A on Monday.

Dessers replaced Black Stars of Ghana forward Felix Afena-Gyan prior to the start of the second half.

Dessers has now scored five goals in the Italian top-flight this season.

His Nigerian teammate, David Okereke, was replaced in the 66th minute.

Armand Laurienté gave Sassuolo the lead on 26 minutes off a free kick from the edge of the box.

Cremonese reacted with Frank Tsadjout who pounced on a corner kick but hit the post with a header.

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Davide Frattesi made it 2-0 in the 41st minute after The receiving the ball inside the box from Laurienté before placing it at the far post.

Dessers pulled a goal back in the 62nd minute and then made it 2-2 with seven minutes left to play.

But with six minutes in added time, Sassuolo scored the winner through Nedim Bajrami who received a perfectly-timed pass and found the net with a powerful right-foot finish.

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