Zlatan Ibrahimovic imposed his law on San paolo with a fantastic double to subject a Naples commendable and catapult the Milan back to the top of Serie A. Two wonders of the Swedish genius, who had to be replaced by a muscular problem, cruelly punished those of Gattuso, deserving of something more in a high-flying game and full of alternatives marked largely by the expulsion of Bakayoko, which nipped the Parthenopean reaction in the bud just after Mertens cut distances on the scoreboard.
Naples Y Milan they gave a great show in San paolo, proving once again that the A series he is in full health. The staging of the team Pioli, absent due to coronavirus, was resounding. He handcuffed Napoli thanks to his advanced pressure and Çalhanoglu Y Saelemaekers they sowed chaos behind Ibra. Before the first quarter of an hour, the rossonero team already prowled the goal with three dangerous approaches.
But it was Ibrahimovic, who else, the one who signed the visitor’s superiority with a superb goal, crowning a measured center of The O from the left with an unappealable header from beyond the penalty spot.
The both milanista changed the script of the game completely, because the response of the Naples it was as immediate as it was overwhelming. The lines went up Gattuso and local players began to appear on the balcony of the Milan area. Mertens, Insigne, Lozano and above all Politano, a hurricane on the right wing, did everything with the visiting rear, relieved by several interventions of great merit from Donarumma and from the crossbar, which spat a frank shot from Di Lorenzo as the Partenopean siege began to take shape (26 ‘).
The Naples did not loosen at any time and at Milan He had no choice but to survive and dedicate himself to reducing water in his area, saved by the rest bell when the locals shook the most.
At the resumption, the matches lowered the frenetic pace that dominated the first half a bit, a circumstance that took advantage of the Milan to retrieve the thread. In minute 54 ‘ Ibra he hit a center from the left, although in this case with his thigh, to add his tenth goal in six games. Again, Naples was revealed against its destiny and Mertens cut distances in an indecision of the defense of the Milan (63 ‘).
When the party seemed hopelessly inclined toward the goal of Donnarumma, a clumsiness of Bakayoko knocking down The O left the Naples with one less to nip his outbreak of reaction. In inferiority, the team of Gattuso, but little by little it was running out of bellows and facilitating the defensive work of a Milan who found spaces to run. In the discount, Hauge signed the final 1-3 at the end of a counterattack.
The Milan He came out strengthened from one of the most complicated squares in Italy but loses in exchange Ibrahimovic, guide and hammer of the leader of the A series.
1- Naples: Meret; Di Lorenzo, Manolas, Koulibaly, Mario Rui; Fabián (Elmas, 90 ‘), Bakayoko, Politano (Petagna, 69’), Mertens, Insigne; Lozano (Zielinski, 56 ‘)
3- Milan: Donnarumma; Calabria, Kjaer, Romagnoli, Theo Hernández; Kessie, Bennacer; Saelemaekers (Hauge, 73 ‘), Çalhanoglu (Krunic, 87’), Rebic (Castillejo, 73 ‘); Ibrahimovic (Colombo, 79 ‘).
Goals: 0-1, Ibrahimovic (20 ‘); 0-2, Ibrahimovic (55 ‘); 1-2, Mertens (63 ‘); Hauge (91 ‘)
Referee: Paolo Valeri. Yellow cards: Bakayoko (16 ‘and 65’), Calabria (47 ‘), Rebic (59’), Kessie (76 ‘), Mario Rui (81’), Samu Castillejo (85 ‘)
Stadium: Behind closed doors in San Paolo