His goal decided the Serie A fixture at the Stadio Friuli, taking his career top flight tally to 185.
"It was a great victory against a great team," he told Sky Sport Italia.
"We did well to defend with 11 men behind the ball and hit them with rapid counter-attacks. It was an important victory for everyone around the club."
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