De Ligt and Juventus ship league-leader Milan first league defeat

Juventus gave league-leader AC Milan the primary league defeat of the season on Wednesday night. Matthijs de Ligt’s crew received 1-3. Quantity two Internazionale misplaced regardless of a success by Stefan de Vrij from Sampdoria (2-1).

Inter successful sequence involves an finish regardless of aim De Vrij

The highest match between league-leader Milan and reigning champion Juventus was at risk for some time when two corona infections had been found at each golf equipment, however all different exams within the run-up to the sport in San Siro turned out to be unfavorable.

Juventus, with De Ligt again within the beginning line-up, took the lead within the eighteenth minute by way of Federico Chiesa, who after a good looking heel from Paulo Dybala solely got here in entrance of goalkeeper Gianluigi Donnarumma and made no mistake within the completion. Davide Calabria’s equalizer simply earlier than half-time was additionally good. The midfielder took the ball on the shoe after a large move from Rafael Leão and located the cross: 1-1.

After an hour, Juventus took the lead for the second repeatedly it was Chiesa who scored on an help from Dybala. Weston McKennie, who got here on for Dybala, determined the sport within the 76th minute after an excellent preparatory motion by Dejan Kulusevski, who got here in for Chiesa: 1-3.

Milan had received eleven occasions and drawn 4 occasions in his first fifteen Serie A duels. The crew of the nonetheless injured Zlatan Ibrahimovic remains to be one level forward of quantity two Inter. Juventus is now fourth with seven factors and one sport much less.

Sampdoria put an finish to a sequence of eight matches towards Inter on the vacation of Epiphany. The membership from Milan was solely longer from October 2006 to February 2007 with out shedding factors within the Serie A. At the moment no fewer than seventeen video games had been received in a row.

In Genoa, Inter acquired an early penalty after fingers from former Heerenveen participant Morten Thorsby. Alexis Sánchez, who changed the marginally injured Romelu Lukaku, noticed his wager turned and within the rebound Ashley Younger shot the crossbar from shut vary.

Due to targets from Antonio Candreva (penalty kick) and Keita, Sampdoria led 2-0 at half time. Within the sixty fifth minute De Vrij headed within the tying aim, however Inter didn’t get any additional.

AS Roma was too sturdy for Crotone with 1-3 and now has solely three factors lower than Inter. Rick Karsdorp performed on the correct for ninety minutes in a 3-5-2 system. The previous Feyenoord participant noticed his teammate Borja Mayoral rating twice and Henrikh Mkhitaryan was additionally correct.

Roma was shocked on Wednesday by the information that crew supervisor and former Italian worldwide Morgan De Sanctis was concerned in a severe automotive accident at night time. The 43-year-old former goalkeeper is in intensive care, however is out of hazard.

Sassuolo is at present fourth after a 2-1 win over Genoa. Atalanta, with Dutch nationwide crew gamers Hans Hateboer and Marten de Roon within the base, received 3-0 towards Parma and is in sixth place. Napoli drops to fifth place as a consequence of a 1-2 loss towards low flyer Spezia.



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