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Rossoneri Round-up for 2 October: Donnarumma said the win over Sassuolo was a ‘morale boost’

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Gianluigi Donnarumma said that the win over Sassuolo gave Milan a boost.

Speaking to Milan TV, the young Italy goalkeeper said:

The win over Sassuolo gives us a morale boost, after a period which wasn’t great,

We handled the match very well, it wasn’t easy because they’re a good team who play good football but now we can enjoy this win.

There are moments during a game when you have to hang on and just stay in it, where you need to fight together and not concede.

We were good at doing that, and we were clinical up-front too and were able to win the game.

It’s good to get a win over a hot team like Sassuolo, and it’s even better to get that win on the road. Let’s hope it carries over to the next few matches.

On to the links.

AC Milan and Italian Football Links

Juventus manager Max Allegri warns his team of not taking Young Boys seriously enough. [Black & White & Red All Over]

It appears that the real Lorenzo Pellegrini has arrived for AS Roma. [Chiesa di Totti]

Sampdoria beat SPAL. []

World Football Links

Chivas de Guadalajara goalkeeper Raul Godiño starred in the Clásico Nacional as he stopped a late, late penalty to keep the draw against Club América. [FMF State of Mind]

The 1-1 draw in the Clásico Nacional between Club América and Chivas headlined the weekend in Mexico. [FMF State of Mind]

Manchester United are not a serious football team, they are a farce. [SBNation]

AFC Bournemouth beat Crystal Palace after a late penalty for Bournemouth. []

Henrikh Mkhitaryan will not go to Qarabag when Arsenal travel to Azerbaijan later this week in the Europa League. [The Short Fuse]