AS Roma and AC Milan confronted off this Sunday in an exciting Serie A contest the place each groups have been in dire want of a win. Nevertheless, just one aspect managed to take dwelling the three factors and that was the house crew. Because of strikes from Edin Dzeko and Nicola Zaniolo, Roma prolonged their undefeated league streak to 4 video games. Theo Hernandez scored Milan’s lone strike on this match.
The guests began the sport on a stronger notice, although. Rafael Leao was denied by Pau Lopez and Suso had a purpose disallowed for offside inside the primary 16 minutes. Hakan Calganoglu and Suso additionally examined the Spain worldwide from the sting of the field, however Lopez was magnificent to cease them on each circumstances. It appeared Milan have been shut to attain the opening strike, however ultimately, Roma would break the impasse within the 38th minute.
In what was Roma’s first clear scoring probability of the primary half, Edin Dzeko discovered the again of the online with a header from contained in the field previous Gianluigi Donnarumma to place the hosts up by one. Javier Pastore got here near even issues up on the break, however the Italy worldwide denied him with a stellar save.
Milan began the second half with a extra aggressive strategy and located their prize within the 55th minute when Theo struck a low shot previous Lopez from the sting of the field. The draw, nonetheless, would solely 4 minutes. Zaniolo gave Roma the lead with a long-range strike that was fully out of Donnarumma’s attain.
Milan did every part they might to safe a late equalizer within the second half. Nevertheless, the strategy didn’t work for them and regardless of creating possibilities, they lacked accuracy within the remaining meters. Calhanoglu even had an opportunity to equalize on stoppage time, however his free-kick was despatched slight extensive off the publish.
The guests did sufficient to steal not less than one level from this fixture. However Roma have been a lot better, and that was sufficient to present them the three factors in a tightly contested affair.