Sunday, April 3, 2011

Cavani Hat Trick Gives Napoli 4-3 Win Over Lazio - Highlights

Napoli fans on the West Coast in the United States had to get up by 4:30 a.m. to watch Sunday's early match between Napoli and Lazio at Satdio San Paolo, but it was well worth the early wake up as Napoli beat Lazio 4-3, on the back of a Edinson Cavani hat trick, and move into second place on the Serie A table.

First goal of the match came in the 29th minute when Stefano Mauri beat several Napoli defenders to score this beauty:

In the 56th minute, André Dias picked up Lazio's second goal of the first half:

At Halftime, Lazio lead the match 2-0, but that's not how the match was going to end.

In the 60th minute, Andrea Dossena finally put Napoli on the scoreboard:

It only took another two minutes for Edinson Cavani to find the equalizer for Napoli:

An own goal by Salvatore Aronica gives Lazio the lead in the 68th minute:

Giuseppe Biava fouls Cavani in the box, earning a red card and giving a penalty kick to Napoli:

Edinson Cavani scored his third goal, and the game winner for Napoli, in the 88th minute:

Considering how wild the match was, not surprising that tempers flared at the end:

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