Verona 1-0 Benevento: Sweet Romulo volley earns hosts first win!
Hellas Verona finally earned their first league win of the season with a 1-0 home victory against new boys Benevento, thanks to a superb volley from midfielder Romulo in the 74th minute. Benevento were reduced to 10 men in the first half when Luca Antei was given a straight red card for a dangerous two-footed tackle in the 37th minute. Verona had several chances to score before Romulo finally broke the deadlock from a counter-attack. Benevento remain bottom of the table with zero points after eight games while Verona have climbed out of the relegation zone.