Italian Serie A
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Torino 0-0 Empoli

Joe Hart
Hart has won 66 caps for England and spent 10 years at Manchester City

England goalkeeper Joe Hart kept a clean sheet on his home debut for Torino as they drew 0-0 with Empoli.

Hart was not forced to make a save until the 63rd minute and the visitors had only two shots on target.

The 29-year-old, on loan with the Italians from Manchester City, was initially left off the teamsheet on Torino's website in favour of Daniele Padelli, but the mistake was rectified.

Last week Torino got his name wrong on the teamsheet for his debut.

In his first game against Atalanta, Hart failed to deal with a corner and conceded an equaliser, but he was assured against Empoli at the Stadio Olimpico Grande Torino.

He saved a Vincent Laurini shot at his near post and was quick off his line to smother the ball as Manuel Pucciarelli ran on to a through ball.

Line-ups

Torino

  • 21Hart
  • 29De Silvestri
  • 5Bovo
  • 4Castan da Silva
  • 3MolinaroBooked at 11minsSubstituted forBarrecaat 32'minutes
  • 6Acquah
  • 18ValdifioriBooked at 34mins
  • 22ObiSubstituted forBaselliat 72'minutesBooked at 78mins
  • 14FalqueSubstituted forZappacostaat 65'minutes
  • 31BoyéBooked at 25mins
  • 17Martínez

Substitutes

  • 1Padelli
  • 7Zappacosta
  • 8Baselli
  • 13Rossettini
  • 15Benassi
  • 20Vives
  • 23Barreca
  • 24Moretti
  • 25Lukic
  • 30Aramu
  • 90Cucchietti
  • 92De Luca

Empoli

  • 28Skorupski
  • 2Laurini
  • 6BellusciBooked at 41mins
  • 15CostaSubstituted forBarbaat 44'minutes
  • 21Pasqual
  • 88TelloBooked at 4mins
  • 5MauriSubstituted forDiousseat 56'minutesBooked at 76mins
  • 10SaponaraSubstituted forKrunicat 76'minutes
  • 11Croce
  • 18Gilardino
  • 20Pucciarelli

Substitutes

  • 3Zambelli
  • 4Dimarco
  • 7Maccarone
  • 8Diousse
  • 9Mchedlidze
  • 19Barba
  • 23Pelagotti
  • 24Cosic
  • 31Pereira da Silva
  • 33Krunic
  • 77Büchel
  • 89Marilungo
Referee:
Daniele Chiffi
Attendance:
16,403

Match Stats

Home TeamTorinoAway TeamEmpoli
Possession
Home45%
Away55%
Shots
Home14
Away5
Shots on Target
Home5
Away2
Corners
Home8
Away5
Fouls
Home19
Away7

Live Text

Match ends, Torino 0, Empoli 0.

Full Time

Second Half ends, Torino 0, Empoli 0.

Corner, Empoli. Conceded by Antonio Barreca.

Rade Krunic (Empoli) wins a free kick on the right wing.

Foul by Leandro Castán (Torino).

Offside, Torino. Cesare Bovo tries a through ball, but Davide Zappacosta is caught offside.

Assane Diousse (Empoli) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Davide Zappacosta (Torino).

Attempt missed. Cesare Bovo (Torino) right footed shot from the left side of the box is high and wide to the right following a corner.

Corner, Torino. Conceded by Manuel Pasqual.

Giuseppe Bellusci (Empoli) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Josef Martínez (Torino).

Booking

Daniele Baselli (Torino) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.

Rade Krunic (Empoli) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Foul by Daniele Baselli (Torino).

Corner, Torino. Conceded by Assane Diousse.

Attempt blocked. Cesare Bovo (Torino) left footed shot from outside the box is blocked.

Corner, Torino. Conceded by Vincent Laurini.

Booking

Assane Diousse (Empoli) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.

Foul by Assane Diousse (Empoli).

Afriyie Acquah (Torino) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Substitution

Substitution, Empoli. Rade Krunic replaces Riccardo Saponara.

Hand ball by Lucas Boyé (Torino).

Substitution

Substitution, Torino. Daniele Baselli replaces Joel Obi.

Attempt missed. Vincent Laurini (Empoli) left footed shot from the right side of the box misses to the left. Assisted by Andrés Tello.

Corner, Empoli. Conceded by Leandro Castán.

Attempt saved. Andrés Tello (Empoli) left footed shot from outside the box is saved in the top centre of the goal. Assisted by Manuel Pucciarelli.

Assane Diousse (Empoli) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Davide Zappacosta (Torino).

Substitution

Substitution, Torino. Davide Zappacosta replaces Iago Falque.

Offside, Torino. Afriyie Acquah tries a through ball, but Lorenzo De Silvestri is caught offside.

Attempt saved. Riccardo Saponara (Empoli) left footed shot from outside the box is saved in the centre of the goal. Assisted by Andrés Tello.

Offside, Torino. Lucas Boyé tries a through ball, but Iago Falque is caught offside.

Offside, Empoli. Daniele Croce tries a through ball, but Riccardo Saponara is caught offside.

Alberto Gilardino (Empoli) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Foul by Cesare Bovo (Torino).

Offside, Torino. Mirko Valdifiori tries a through ball, but Afriyie Acquah is caught offside.

Substitution

Substitution, Empoli. Assane Diousse replaces José Mauri.

Attempt missed. Joel Obi (Torino) left footed shot from outside the box misses to the right.

Manuel Pucciarelli (Empoli) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

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Scores, Results & Fixtures

Sunday 18th September 2016

As It Stood

TeamPWDLFAGDPts
1Napoli4310125710
2Juventus43017439
3Roma42119547
4Lazio42118537
5Chievo42115327
6Inter Milan42115507
7Genoa32016426
8Fiorentina32013216
9Sampdoria42025506
10AC Milan420267-16
11Sassuolo420246-26
12Udinese420246-26
13Bologna420259-46
14Torino41128624
15Cagliari41127704
16Pescara411267-14
17Empoli411224-24
18Atalanta4103610-43
19Palermo402226-42
20Crotone401337-41
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