Milan with the score 2:1 beat as Roma in the match of the 2nd round of the Italian championship, held August 29th.
Beginners Milan Adriano and Carlos bacca won for his new club. The score was opened on the 17 th minute of the game when former city striker miner led the Colombian on a date with Empoli goalkeeper. Bacca beat the Keeper and scored into an empty net.
Three minutes later the visitors got from behind. Riccaro Sponar, in response to exquisite backheel the post, “shot” the goal his former club.
After this beginning, the game calmed down considerably. Milan played pretty poorly, constantly falling in the middle line, and the idea Empoli to catch the opponents on the counter was not working because of poor creative play “Rossoneri“.
However, Milan still managed to pull out a victory. And again in the middle of it was Luiz Adriano. On 69 minutes, the Brazilian’s header following a corner in the performance of Bonaventure.
In the remaining time on the field practically nothing happened. Milan tried to keep the advantage, and Empoli was able to show only the inability to create opportunities in front of goal.
Milan – Empoli 2:1
Goals: Bacca, 17, Luiz Adriano, 69 — Saponara, 20
Milan: Diego Lopez, De Sciglio, Romagnoli, Zapata, Antonelli, De Jong, Nocerino (Kucka, 46), Bertolacci (Poly, 83), Suso (Bonaventure, 55), Siqueira, Luiz Adriano
Empoli: Skorupski, Zambelli, Tonelli, Barba (Costa, 80), Mário Rui, Diuse (Maiella, 77), Croce, Zielinski, Saponara, Pucciarelli, The Post (Mchedlidze, 62)
Warning: Tonelli, .