Lamin Jallow scores brace in Salernitana Serie B league opener

Monday, August 26, 2019

Gambian international winger, Lamin Jallow scored two goals for his Italian Serie B side Salernitana during their 3-1 home against Pescara, in the opening match of the Italian Serie B (Second Division League) played at the Stadio Arechi on Saturday.

The 24-year-old who had a fine preseason with his Italian club opened the scoring in the 36th minute before adding his side advantage in the 78th minute.

Niccolo Giannetti scored the third goal for his side in the 82nd minute, while Hugo Armando Campagnora scored the only consolation goal form Pescara in the 54th minute.

Jallow, who scored six goals and assisted two in thirty-five matches with Salernitana last season, have improved in his scoring ability after scoring a brace in their season opening encounter.

He joined Selernitana from Serie A side Chievo Verona and have been consistent on bagging goals since during the preseason. Salernitana occupied third position with 3 points through this win, while Pescara is sitting in eighteen position with no single point so far.

Salernitana will next away to Cosenza, while Pescara will play away in Pordenone in their second fixture of the Serie A

Author: Arfang M.S. Camara