Sport | Football

Ten-man Palermo in Genoa stalemate

Sunday’s game between Bologna and Fiorentina postponed because of snow-covered pitch

  • AFP
  • Published: 16:12 February 24, 2013
  • Gulf News

Paris: Rock-bottom Palermo had a man sent off in a 0-0 draw with Genoa on Saturday, a result which did little to help their Serie A survival chances.

Salvatore Aronica received his marching orders in the second half for a foul on Marco Borriello - it was the Sicilians’ eighth red card of the season.

Josip Ilicic had a chance to win it for Palermo but goalkeeper Sebastien Frey pulled off a fine save to earn Genoa a point.

Meanwhile, Sunday’s game between Bologna and Fiorentina was postponed because of a snow-covered pitch.

Gulf News
Quick Links

  1. Business

  2. The latest Entertainment news

  3. The latest Lifestyle stories

  4. Blogs

  5. Opinion

In Sport

  1. Cricket

  2. Football

  3. Motorsport

  4. Basketball

  5. Boxing

  6. Horse Racing

  7. Athletics

  8. Golf

  9. Rugby

  10. Sailing

  11. Tennis

Latest In Sport

  1. Five-goal Leicester stun Manchester United

  2. Hamilton wins to regain championship lead

  3. Japan shock China in gymnastics

  4. Poor final round ensures Al Kendi misses out

  5. UAE struggling in handball competition

  6. Rai left to rue crucial rushed shot