AC Milan travelled to face Lecce and came away with an important three points in a convincing 4-1 victory. Milan attackers turned up with each of the front four contributing. Rebic, Castillejo and Bonaventura scored one each whilst Calhanoglu provided two assists. Leao also managed to steal a goal after coming off the bench.
Milan major worry coming out of the fixture will be the injury to centre back Simon Kjaer who left the game in the first half after pulling up twice with a knee issue. The defender was replaced by youngster Matteo Gabbia who conceded a penalty and received a yellow card in the second half.
AC Milan and Italian Football Links
- Milan and Eintracht Frankfurt could close swap deal this summer. [AC Milan Offside]
- Zlatan Ibrahimovic set to miss the rest of June with calf injury. [AC Milan Offside]
- Milan monitoring Sassuolo owned Scamacca as young striker. [AC Milan Offside]
- Match recap of Milan's 4-1 win over Lecce away. [AC Milan Offside]
- Juventus beat Bologna 2-0 on the road as Dybala and Ronaldo net. [Football Italia]
World Football Links
- Manchester City destroy Burnley 5-0 as Foden and Mahrez bag braces. [BBC]
- Exeter head to League two play off after beating Colchester 3-1. [The Guardian]
- Sevilla come back to scrape a point against Villareal in 2-2 draw. [Super Sport]
- Atalanta sign Chelsea youngster Pasalic permanently after stunning loan. [Super Sport]
- Northampton beat Cheltenham Town 3-0 in play off semis. [Sky Sports]