Livorno promoted to Italian Serie A
Milan: Livorno were promoted to Italian Serie A after holding off local rivals Empoli 2-1 on aggregate in the play-offs.
Livorno beat Empoli 1-0 in the second leg of their play-off at home Sunday after the first leg ended 1-1 at Empoli.
Paulinho scored the crucial goal in the 32nd minute when he burst between the two centre-backs to get his head on to a Pasquale Schiattarella cross from the right.
The Amaranto return to the top flight for the first time since 2010, joining Sassuolo and Hellas Verona next season.
More from India
More from World
More from Sports
More from Entertaiment
- Hashim Amla refuses to be interviewed by 'underdressed' Indian TV anchor: Report
- Scariest ever ghosts caught on camera, video goes viral - Watch
- Smoking hot! Deepika Padukone's first look in 'xXx' with Vin Diesel creates storm!
- GHMC election results: TRS scores landslide win; TDP-BJP wiped out
- VIDEO: Mohammad Amir's hat-trick in Match 2 of PSL 2016