A full midweek fixture list saw Milan return to winning ways in quite emphatic fashion, so you can expect onor more Milanese names in this unusual team of the week selection.
In Goal, Albano Bizzarri is joined by Danilo; both helped Udinese preserve their 1 goal lead at Mapei stadium to defeat Sassuolo. Argentine Germain Pezzella of Fiorentina and Mattia Caldara of Atalanta complete the back 3 with solid defensive performances.
In Midfield, Milan’s Suso holds sway having helped his team return to winning ways with a goal and assist away to Chievo. Marco Benassi was outstanding for Fiorentina as they won comfortably at home vs Torino. In back to back selections Remo Freuler of Atalanta was on the scoresheet and assisted one goal as Atalanta beat Hellas at home. Douglas Costa is adjusting to Serie A quite nicely, creating 2 goals in the 4-1 win vs SPAL.
Upfront Giovanni Simeone with a smart forward performance with goal and assist vs Torino). Mauro Icardi continues to lead Inter’s resurgence with 2 goals to take season tally to 11 in the tough home game vs in-form Sampdoria. Dries Mertens (Napoli) ensures the exciting Sarri side stays top of the table with another scintillating performance.
Manager for this game day has to be Vincenzo Montella as Milan snapped out of a three match losing streak in Serie A; the exit rumours will calm a little now.
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