September 21, 2021
Napoli’s Lorenzo Insigne celebrates after scoring the first goal of the game during the Serie A  match between Udinese and Napoli, at the Dacia arena in Udine, Italy, yesterday.
Napoli’s Lorenzo Insigne celebrates after scoring the first goal of the game during the Serie A match between Udinese and Napoli, at the Dacia arena in Udine, Italy, yesterday.

UDINE, Italy (AP):

Four men. Four touches. One exquisite goal.

Napoli executed a set piece to perfection for their second goal in a 4-0 win at Udinese yesterday that extended the team's perfect start to Serie A.

Lorenzo Insigne rolled his free kick across to Fabian Ruiz who then lifted the ball toward the far post for Kalidou Koulibaly to run on to and cross for Amir Rrahmani, who headed it in.

Napoli's other goals were also worth admiring.

The visitors took the lead when a through ball from Mario Rui set up Insigne's lob shot that Victor Osimhen pounded in.

Koulibaly added another after the break with a blistering effort following another free kick. Subsitute Hirving Lozano then sealed it with a curled shot six minutes from time to conclude a counter-attack.

With their fourth consecutive win to open the season, Napoli moved two points clear of defending champions Inter Milan and AC Milan.

Udinese, who entered the game unbeaten, were left five points behind Napoli.

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