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Lazio 0-3 AC Milan: Lazio lose ground on Juve in Serie A title race

Zlatan Ibrahimovic
Zlatan Ibrahimovic doubled his side's lead from the penalty spot

Zlatan Ibrahimovic helped AC Milan stun second-placed Lazio to move leaders Juventus closer to a ninth straight Serie A title.

The former Juve forward, 38, doubled his side's lead with a penalty after Hakan Calhanoglu's impressive opener.

Victory was sealed after the interval when Ante Rebic slotted the third from close range.

With eight games remaining, Lazio remain second in the table, seven points behind Maurizio Sarri's side.

Juventus had earlier cruised past Torino in the Turin derby as Cristiano Ronaldo scored his first free-kick for the defending champions. - at the 43rd attempt.

Ibrahimovic's Milan move into the last Europa League qualification spot in sixth, although seventh-placed Napoli are just a point behind with a game in hand.

Line-ups

Lazio

  • 1Strakosha
  • 4Gabarrón Gil
  • 33Acerbi
  • 26RaduSubstituted forVavroat 55'minutes
  • 29Lazzari
  • 21Milinkovic-SavicSubstituted forAndersonat 67'minutes
  • 6LeivaSubstituted forAdekanyeat 45'minutes
  • 16Parolo
  • 22Rodríguez MenéndezSubstituted forJ Lukakuat 55'minutesBooked at 78mins
  • 10Romero Alconchel
  • 11CorreaSubstituted forCataldiat 64'minutes

Substitutes

  • 5J Lukaku
  • 8Anderson
  • 13Armini
  • 15Jacinto Quissanga
  • 23Guerrieri
  • 24Proto
  • 28Pomilio Lima da Silva
  • 32Cataldi
  • 34Adekanye
  • 49Soares Silva
  • 52Falbo
  • 93Vavro

AC Milan

  • 99Donnarumma
  • 12ContiSubstituted forCalabriaat 72'minutes
  • 24Kjaer
  • 13Romagnoli
  • 19Hernández
  • 79KessiéSubstituted forBigliaat 86'minutes
  • 4Bennacer
  • 56Saelemaekers
  • 5BonaventuraSubstituted forKrunicat 71'minutes
  • 10CalhanogluSubstituted forTolentino Coelho de Limaat 38'minutesBooked at 81mins
  • 21IbrahimovicSubstituted forRebicat 45'minutes

Substitutes

  • 1Begovic
  • 2Calabria
  • 17da Conceição Leão
  • 18Rebic
  • 20Biglia
  • 33Krunic
  • 39Tolentino Coelho de Lima
  • 46Gabbia
  • 90Donnarumma
  • 93Laxalt
  • 94Brescianini
  • 98Maldini
Referee:
Gianpaolo Calvarese

Match Stats

Home TeamLazioAway TeamAC Milan
Possession
Home47%
Away53%
Shots
Home8
Away8
Shots on Target
Home2
Away5
Corners
Home5
Away1
Fouls
Home14
Away12

Live Text

  1. Post update

    Match ends, Lazio 0, Milan 3.

  2. Full Time

    Second Half ends, Lazio 0, Milan 3.

  3. Post update

    Foul by Ante Rebic (Milan).

  4. Post update

    Francesco Acerbi (Lazio) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

  5. Post update

    Offside, Milan. Alexis Saelemaekers tries a through ball, but Lucas Paquetá is caught offside.

  6. Post update

    Lucas Paquetá (Milan) wins a free kick on the left wing.

  7. Post update

    Foul by Manuel Lazzari (Lazio).

  8. Post update

    Corner, Milan. Conceded by Denis Vavro.

  9. Post update

    Davide Calabria (Milan) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

  10. Post update

    Foul by Djavan Anderson (Lazio).

  11. Post update

    Hand ball by Bobby Adekanye (Lazio).

  12. Post update

    Attempt missed. Denis Vavro (Lazio) right footed shot from outside the box is just a bit too high. Assisted by Marco Parolo following a set piece situation.

  13. Post update

    Hand ball by Alexis Saelemaekers (Milan).

  14. Post update

    Attempt missed. Danilo Cataldi (Lazio) right footed shot from the left side of the box misses to the right. Assisted by Jordan Lukaku.

  15. Substitution

    Substitution, Milan. Lucas Biglia replaces Franck Kessié.

  16. Post update

    Rade Krunic (Milan) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

  17. Post update

    Foul by Francesco Acerbi (Lazio).

  18. Post update

    Rade Krunic (Milan) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

  19. Post update

    Foul by Marco Parolo (Lazio).

  20. Booking

    Lucas Paquetá (Milan) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.