Ghana midfielder Afriyie Acquah scored for Empoli in their 3-0 demolition campaign over Sassuolo in the Italian Serie A on Sunday afternoon.
Acquah registered his second goal of the season in the 3-0 win at the Stadio Carlo Castellani.
The 27-year-old extended Empoli’s lead to 2-0 before halftime after Krunic had put them in front on the on 34 minutes.
Acquah received a superb pass from Diego Farias and showed splendid composure inside the box to place the ball into the bottom left corner.
Farias scored in the second half to help his side clinched all three points in the crucial fixture.
The victory takes Empoli three points above the relegation zone.