AC Milan 2-0 Lazio

M'Baye Niang
M'Baye Niang scored from the spot, but he missed a number of chances during the match

AC Milan secured back-to-back victories to move to third in Serie A with a win over Lazio at the San Siro.

Vincenzo Montella's men followed up Friday's win over Sampdoria with three points against Lazio - their third victory in five games this season.

Carlos Bacca scored for the second game in a row, collecting Juraj Kucka's through-ball and picking his spot.

M'Baye Niang scored from the penalty spot to double Milan's lead after Stefan Radu was punished for handball.

Line-ups

AC Milan

Formation 4-3-3

  • 99G Donnarumma
  • 96CalabriaBooked at 62mins
  • 29Paletta
  • 13Romagnoli
  • 2De Sciglio
  • 33Kucka
  • 18Montolivo
  • 5BonaventuraSubstituted forHondaat 82'minutes
  • 8Fernández SaezSubstituted forLocatelliat 68'minutes
  • 70BaccaSubstituted forGómezat 87'minutes
  • 11Niang

Substitutes

  • 1Vasconcellos Ferreira
  • 4Ely
  • 7De Souza da Silva
  • 9Lapadula
  • 10Honda
  • 15Gómez
  • 16Poli
  • 20Abate
  • 21Vangioni
  • 23Sosa
  • 35Plizzari
  • 73Locatelli
  • 80Pasalic

Lazio

Formation 3-5-2

  • 1Strakosha
  • 15Jacinto QuissangaBooked at 45minsSubstituted forKeitaat 45'minutes
  • 3de VrijBooked at 76mins
  • 26RaduBooked at 73mins
  • 8Basta
  • 16Parolo
  • 5CataldiBooked at 59minsSubstituted forRomero Alconchelat 77'minutes
  • 21Milinkovic-Savic
  • 19Lulic
  • 17Immobile
  • 9DjordjevicSubstituted forFelipe Andersonat 45'minutes

Substitutes

  • 2Hoedt
  • 4Gabarrón Gil
  • 6J Lukaku
  • 10Felipe Anderson
  • 13Fortuna dos Santos
  • 14Keita
  • 18Romero Alconchel
  • 23Leitner
  • 25Lombardi
  • 55Vargic
  • 96Murgia
Referee:
Davide Massa
Attendance:
26,464

Match Stats

Home TeamAC MilanAway TeamLazio
Possession
Home53%
Away47%
Shots
Home16
Away20
Shots on Target
Home7
Away5
Corners
Home3
Away8
Fouls
Home16
Away12

Live Text

  1. Post update

    Match ends, Milan 2, Lazio 0.

  2. Full Time

    Second Half ends, Milan 2, Lazio 0.

  3. Post update

    Attempt missed. Ciro Immobile (Lazio) header from the right side of the six yard box is close, but misses to the right. Assisted by Marco Parolo following a corner.

  4. Post update

    Attempt missed. Marco Parolo (Lazio) header from the centre of the box misses to the right. Assisted by Luis Alberto with a cross following a corner.

  5. Post update

    Corner, Lazio. Conceded by Manuel Locatelli.

  6. Post update

    Corner, Lazio. Conceded by Gabriel Paletta.

  7. Post update

    Attempt blocked. Sergej Milinkovic-Savic (Lazio) right footed shot from outside the box is blocked. Assisted by Marco Parolo.

  8. Post update

    Attempt missed. Keisuke Honda (Milan) right footed shot from outside the box is high and wide to the right. Assisted by Riccardo Montolivo.

  9. Post update

    Juraj Kucka (Milan) wins a free kick on the right wing.

  10. Post update

    Foul by Senad Lulic (Lazio).

  11. Post update

    Attempt saved. Keita (Lazio) right footed shot from a difficult angle on the right is saved in the centre of the goal. Assisted by Luis Alberto.

  12. Post update

    Foul by Keisuke Honda (Milan).

  13. Post update

    Stefan Radu (Lazio) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

  14. Post update

    Juraj Kucka (Milan) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

  15. Post update

    Foul by Marco Parolo (Lazio).

  16. Substitution

    Substitution, Milan. Gustavo Gómez replaces Carlos Bacca.

  17. Post update

    Offside, Lazio. Sergej Milinkovic-Savic tries a through ball, but Keita is caught offside.

  18. Post update

    Attempt missed. Keita (Lazio) left footed shot from outside the box is just a bit too high. Assisted by Felipe Anderson.

  19. Post update

    Foul by M'Baye Niang (Milan).

  20. Post update

    Felipe Anderson (Lazio) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Scores, Results & Fixtures

Tuesday 20th September 2016

As It Stood

TeamPWDLFAGDPts
1Napoli4310125710
2Juventus43017439
3AC Milan53028719
4Roma42119547
5Chievo42115327
6Inter Milan42115507
7Lazio52128717
8Genoa32016426
9Fiorentina32013216
10Sampdoria42025506
11Sassuolo420246-26
12Udinese420246-26
13Bologna420259-46
14Torino41128624
15Cagliari41127704
16Pescara411267-14
17Empoli411224-24
18Atalanta4103610-43
19Palermo402226-42
20Crotone401337-41
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