Here’s where we publish the top ratings for Italian players in the country’s bestselling sports newspapers (La Gazzetta dello Sport, Corriere dello Sport and Tuttosport).
Mattia PERIN (G 7,5; C 7,5; T 7) TORINO-GENOA 0-0
He produced two miraculous saves to keep his side in the game on Saturday, helping the Rossoblu secure a solid point away from home. His top form has most definitely returned and his performances are improving with every game. Following years of injury issues, Perin is now once again a decisive presence for his team, reaping the rewards of mental strength and resilience.
Fabio QUAGLIARELLA (G 7; C 7,5; T 7) SAMPDORIA-SPAL 2-0
A clinical brace at the weekend demonstrated that the experienced Blucerchiati striker is once again enjoying a season of quality proportions. He ran hard, pressed and constantly looked to create for his teammates. His two goals were simply the cherries on top of what was a superb all-round performance.
Fabio LUCIONI (G 7; C 7,5; T 7) BENEVENTO-CHIEVOVERONA 1-0
During their historic first victory in Serie A, their captain led the way. It was a true defensive masterclass from the 30-year-old, who helped halt the opposition attack throughout.
Kevin LASAGNA (G 7,5; C 7; T 7) BOLOGNA-UDINESE 1-2
The in-form attacker scored his fifth goal in as many matches during Friday’s win over Bologna, with Oddo undoubtedly getting the best out of Lasagna. Other than his obvious technical and athletic abilities, the 25-year-old is now also demonstrating enhancing ruthlessness in front of goal.