Conor Clancy Date: 13th April 2021 at 8:44pm
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Cremonese stood in Empoli’s way and held the leaders to a 2-2 draw on Tuesday afternoon as the Tuscans looked to pull further clear at the top of the table.

Having beaten Reggiana on Friday evening, made the trip to Cremona on Tuesday for one of their games in hand, a rearranged Round 31 fixture, with a four-point lead over second-placed Lecce, who had lost to SPAL on Saturday, keeping things tight in the fight for playoff places and automatic promotion.

Salernitana are third, a point off Lecce and four clear of behind them, following their win at bottom-placed Virtus Entella.

remain second from bottom despite managing to pick up a point away to Brescia, whose promotion chances are looking increasingly slim.

Elsewhere in Round 33, Cremonese had warmed up for by beating Pordenone 2-1, dealt Monza a shock as they beat Cristian Brocchi’s side 1-0. Frosinone and Cittadella drew 1-1, and Chieva beat 2-0.

Sunday’s games saw beat 3-0, while beat Cosenza by the same scoreline. The highlight of the latter match came as Inter loanee Sebastiano Esposito scored a fine freekick for the Arancioneroverdi.