Had little to do for long spells but proved up to the task when called upon.
Provided an excellent cross which led to the match winning goal from Paponi.
Kept a tight ship at the back and left Hernandez with little space from which to do damage.
A controlled display at the back rarely overawed by the presence of Pastore.
Forced off after less than 30 minutes after picking up a muscular complaint.
F. Della Rocca
A constant threat going forward down the flank.
Put in a shift in the middle of the park to provide added cover when the visitors looked to attack.
A constant threat for the Felsinei this evening and would merit man of the match had it not been for Paponi's late winner.
M. Di Vaio
Missed the chance to break the deadlock with a well taken header shortly before the hour mark. Kept his side pushing right until the end and led by example.
Taken off after the break as the coach looked for more pace in attack.
Made a number of decent saves throughout the game but could do little to deny Paponi at the death.
A positive showing at the back, taking care of a dangerous Marco Di Vaio during the second period.
A controlled display at the back but will be ruing the manner in which he failed to stop the cross which eventually led to Bologna's winner.
Cost his side numerical advantage with a foolish double booking.
Battled hard for 90 minutes but was eventually beaten as Paponi outjumped him to head home for victory.
Unable to get forward and was forced to lend a hand at the back on numerous occasions.
Started the game brightly but failed to ignite as the Rosanero once again disappointed on the road.
Not his usual creative self and this caused the visitors to fade after the break.
Unable to cause damage through lack of service.
Worked hard but failed to stop the Rossoblu as they poured men forward.
Combined well with Pastore in the opening period but faded with the rest of his side after the break.
- 22 C. Lupatelli
Thrown on early in place of the injured Moras and didn't disappoint.
- 3 A. Morleo
- 32 F. Casarini
- 5 M. Mutarelli
Scored a wonderfully taken header to give his side all three points and edge them another step closer to safety.
Gave his side added energy late on as they pushed all resources forward for the victory.