The Nigeria worldwide bagged a brace for the Pythagoreans however his effort was not sufficient to avoid wasting his facet from defeat
Simy Nwankwo scored twice as Crotone suffered a 3-2 loss in opposition to Lazio in Friday’s Serie A sport at Stadio Olimpico.
The 28-year-old was handed his 20th league look and made the many of the alternative to proceed his effective goalscoring type.
The Nigeria worldwide scored twice in his facet’s victory over Torino and bagged one other brace at Stadio Olimpico, however his effort was not sufficient to avoid wasting his facet from their 20th defeat of the marketing campaign.
The Pythagoreans began the sport unimpressively, conceding as early because the 14th minute of the encounter when Sergej Milinkovic-Savic discovered the again of the web.
Simy then levelled proceedings for Serse Cosmi’s males within the 29th minute, firing a long-range effort from exterior the field.
Some 10 minutes later, Luis Alberto gave Simone Inzaghi’s males the lead after receiving a well timed help from Ciro Motionless.
Crotone have been handed an opportunity to equalize once they have been awarded a penalty after Mohamed Fares introduced down Junior Messias within the field and Simy swiftly dispatched his effort into the again of the web to finish his brace within the encounter.
With the sport trying to finish in a draw, Felipe Caicedo scored the match-winning aim within the 84th minute to make sure Lazio secured all three factors at Stadio Olimpico.
Simy featured during the sport together with Algeria worldwide Adam Ounas, who’s on mortgage from Napoli.
The defeat has additional condemned Crotone to the underside of the Serie A desk after gathering 15 factors from 27 video games.
Simy has now scored 12 objectives and supplied two assists in 27 league video games this season for the Stadio Ezio Scida outfit.
The ahead can be anticipated to proceed his spectacular performances when Crotone tackle Bologna of their subsequent league sport on March 20.
Simy has been with the Pythagoreans since 2016 and performed a key function of their return to Serie A final season, bagging 20 objectives to emerge as the highest scorer in Serie B.
The ahead has not been invited for Nigeria’s 2022 Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers in opposition to the Republic of Benin and Lesotho later this month.