AC Milan to take the lead?
AC Milan has the opportunity to take control of the Italian championship on Tuesday evening, while waiting for the Napoli match on Thursday.
Serie A took a surprising turn after 9 days. Two teams seem to have become detached since Naples and the AC Milan occupy the first two places, with an impressive record of 8 wins and a draw in 9 games. The two teams are 7 points ahead of the first pursuer: Inter Milan. The Neapolitans, who had hitherto chained a magnificent series of 8 wins in as many games, lost their first points last weekend against theAS Rome (0-0), they were so far the undisputed leader.
The opportunity to put the pressure on
But although in bad shape in the Champions League (3 defeats in 3 games), the Rossoneri were in ambush in the league. Besides their draw on the lawn of the Juventus during the 4th day, the teammates ofOlivier Giroud have won all of their matches. After 9 days, only the goal difference allows Napoli to keep their first place. This Tuesday, Stefano Pioli’s men have the opportunity to temporarily take the lead in the championship.
Milan face the Torino, 12th in Serie A, in San Siro, the opportunity to put pressure on the leader, who will only play Thursday night against Bologna. Despite the absence of Mike Maignan, still injured in the wrist, the Milanese will be able to count on their three former strikers in Ligue 1 Zlatan Ibrahimovic, Olivier Giroud and Rafael Leao. The locals will also be delighted with the return of his attacking midfielder. Brahim diaz in the workforce, he who had contracted Covid-19.
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Comunicato Ufficiale: Brahim Díaz ➡ https://t.co/9126Snz58Y#SemperMilan pic.twitter.com/c4QNdnK1ld
– AC Milan (@acmilan) October 26, 2021
The duel between these two teams continues, as a reminder, Naples has not won Serie A for 31 years, and Milan for 10 years.