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Higuain sends Napoli through to Coppa Italia semifinals
Lazio suffered their first defeat under new coach Edy Reja when they crashed out of the Coppa Italia 1-0 to Napoli.
Gonzalo Higuain provided the winner for Rafa Benitez’s team setting up a mouth watering two leg semi against high flying Roma who are points ahead of Napoli in second place.
Roma advanced las week when they defeated Juventus 1-0. Had Lazio have advanced last night Italian football would have faced the prosepect of 3 consecutive Rome derbies, (the league clash is on the 9th of February) which would have provided a few sleepless nights for thItalian police.
Fiorentina will take on Udinese in the other semifinal after Vincenzo Montella’s side narrowly beat Siena in a Tuscan derby and Udinese came from a goal down to shock AC Milan 2-1 at the San Siro.