Italian Serie A
Lazio6Palermo2

Lazio 6-2 Palermo

Ciro Immobile
Ciro Immobile scored in the eighth and ninth minutes

Lazio became the first side to score five goals in the opening 26 minutes of a Serie A match since 1938 as they thrashed struggling Palermo.

The capital side, who move up to fourth in the table, led 2-0 within 10 minutes thanks to Ciro Immobile's double.

Keita Balde Diao then scored a hat-trick between the 21st and 26th minutes to complete the first-half scoring.

Andrea Rispoli scored twice after the break for Palermo before Luca Crecco's last-minute sixth goal for Lazio.

The only other team to score five goals as quickly in an Italian top-flight match were Juventus, who scored all theirs in 21 minutes in a 5-2 win over Fiorentina 79 years ago.

Line-ups

Lazio

  • 1Strakosha
  • 13Fortuna dos Santos
  • 3de Vrij
  • 2Hoedt
  • 21Milinkovic-SavicBooked at 58minsSubstituted forCreccoat 70'minutes
  • 10Pereira Gomes
  • 20Biglia
  • 16ParoloSubstituted forJ Lukakuat 45'minutes
  • 19Lulic
  • 17Immobile
  • 14Balde DiaoSubstituted forLombardiat 83'minutes

Substitutes

  • 4Gabarrón Gil
  • 6J Lukaku
  • 8Basta
  • 9Djordjevic
  • 11Crecco
  • 15Jacinto Quissanga
  • 18Luis Alberto
  • 25Lombardi
  • 31Adamonis
  • 37Cardoselli
  • 55Vargic
  • 80Javorcic

Palermo

  • 1Posavec
  • 44Sunjic
  • 12Gonzalez
  • 6Goldaniga
  • 3Rispoli
  • 14GazziBooked at 63mins
  • 28JajaloSubstituted forChochevat 66'minutes
  • 89Morganella
  • 20SallaiSubstituted forCorsiniat 25'minutes
  • 98Lo FasoSubstituted forTrajkovskiat 74'minutes
  • 30Nestorovski

Substitutes

  • 2Vitiello
  • 4Andjelkovic
  • 8Trajkovski
  • 15Cionek
  • 18Chochev
  • 22Balogh
  • 23Diamanti
  • 25Corsini
  • 55Marson
  • 61Ruggiero
  • 68Fulignati
  • 97Pezzella
Referee:
Michael Fabbri
Attendance:
25,000

Match Stats

Home TeamLazioAway TeamPalermo
Possession
Home60%
Away40%
Shots
Home17
Away7
Shots on Target
Home7
Away2
Corners
Home5
Away2
Fouls
Home10
Away8

Live Text

Match ends, Lazio 6, Palermo 2.

Full Time

Second Half ends, Lazio 6, Palermo 2.

Goal!

Goal! Lazio 6, Palermo 2. Luca Crecco (Lazio) right footed shot from the left side of the six yard box to the centre of the goal following a corner.

Corner, Lazio. Conceded by Michel Morganella.

Foul by Cristiano Lombardi (Lazio).

Michel Morganella (Palermo) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Felipe Anderson (Lazio).

Andrea Rispoli (Palermo) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Felipe Anderson (Lazio) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Foul by Bruno Henrique (Palermo).

Substitution

Substitution, Lazio. Cristiano Lombardi replaces Keita.

Attempt blocked. Giancarlo Gonzalez (Palermo) right footed shot from outside the box is blocked.

Foul by Wallace (Lazio).

Aleksandar Trajkovski (Palermo) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Foul by Wallace (Lazio).

Ivaylo Chochev (Palermo) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Wesley Hoedt (Lazio) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Ilija Nestorovski (Palermo).

Wesley Hoedt (Lazio) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Foul by Ilija Nestorovski (Palermo).

Attempt blocked. Lucas Biglia (Lazio) left footed shot from outside the box is blocked.

Attempt blocked. Luca Crecco (Lazio) left footed shot from the left side of the box is blocked. Assisted by Felipe Anderson with a cross.

Substitution

Substitution, Palermo. Aleksandar Trajkovski replaces Simone Lo Faso.

Offside, Lazio. Stefan de Vrij tries a through ball, but Jordan Lukaku is caught offside.

Attempt missed. Keita (Lazio) right footed shot from outside the box is close, but misses to the left.

Substitution

Substitution, Lazio. Luca Crecco replaces Sergej Milinkovic-Savic.

Substitution

Substitution, Palermo. Ivaylo Chochev replaces Mato Jajalo.

Attempt missed. Ciro Immobile (Lazio) left footed shot from the left side of the box is close, but misses to the left. Assisted by Lucas Biglia.

Offside, Lazio. Sergej Milinkovic-Savic tries a through ball, but Wesley Hoedt is caught offside.

Attempt saved. Sergej Milinkovic-Savic (Lazio) right footed shot from outside the box is saved in the bottom right corner.

Booking

Alessandro Gazzi (Palermo) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.

Lucas Biglia (Lazio) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Foul by Alessandro Gazzi (Palermo).

Attempt blocked. Wesley Hoedt (Lazio) left footed shot from outside the box is blocked.

Ciro Immobile (Lazio) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Foul by Edoardo Goldaniga (Palermo).

Attempt blocked. Senad Lulic (Lazio) right footed shot from outside the box is blocked. Assisted by Lucas Biglia.

Lucas Biglia (Lazio) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Simone Lo Faso (Palermo).

Booking

Sergej Milinkovic-Savic (Lazio) is shown the yellow card.

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Scores, Results & Fixtures

Sunday 23rd April 2017

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As It Stood

TeamPWDLFAGDPts
1Juventus33272468204883
2Roma32233670274372
3Napoli33218477354271
4Lazio33197760382264
5Atalanta33196856371963
6Milan33177950371358
7Inter Milan331751163422156
8Fiorentina331510855451055
9Torino33121296354948
10Sampdoria33129124141045
11Udinese33127144344-143
12Cagliari33115174664-1838
13Chievo33115173652-1638
14Sassuolo33106174252-1036
15Bologna3398163149-1835
16Genoa3379173257-2530
17Empoli3378182251-2929
18Crotone3366212853-2524
19Palermo3337232773-4616
20Pescara3228223170-3914
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