10 Players defeated Lazio at the San Siro, Milan Eliminated
Milan – AC Milan knocked out of the Coppa Italia precisely when playing at home. Entertaining Lazio in the quarterfinals, the Rossoneri lost 0-1 despite his only reinforced 10 people in half of the match.
Entertaining Lazio just three days after losing to the same team 1-3 in the Champions Serie A, Milan failed to retaliate. Filippo Inzaghi made the squad can even result bitter because they lost 0-1 and frozen out of the Coppa Italia, the championship of their main target this season.
The only goal in the match Lazio was created in the first half, through a penalty Lucas Biglia. At the end of the first half Lazio also lost one player after Lorik Cana second yellow card.
Despite winning a number of players, Milan failed to score the equalizing goal in the second half. Milan made two goals by Giampaolo Pazzini and Alessio Cerci, but the referee cancel because of a row is considered handball and offside.
Frozen out of the Coppa Italia will create greater pressure on Inzaghi. Position has been shaken because Milan can seangkaian poor results after pergantiam years.
Qualify for the semi-finals, Lazio will face the winner of the match between Napoli and Inter Milan.
Milan immediately gives great emphasis to the Lazio defense in the early minutes. However, none of the opportunities can dikreasikan host.
Instead, Lazio almost made a quick goal in the eighth minute when Ignazio Abate bait too weak backpass to be anticipated Miroslav Klose. Sign alone into the penalty box, kicking aging striker German widened as ruaang tembaknya narrowed Christian Abbiati comes out of the nest.
Through fault Jeremy Menez release the bait, which can quickly Lazio back a golden opportunity to make goals. However Abbiati rescue action when he makes a tackle near the middle of the field to block the rate Keita Balde Diao who ran alone in the half of the pitch Milan.
At 30 minutes Menez stab from the left side, in the penalty box past two opposing players and release bait into the face of goal. There was bouncing ball landed right at the feet of Pazzini. There was no goal of this moment because Pazzini too long shot to be blocked by the defense.
Milan’s best chance came in minute 32. Receiving a pass from the left, Pazzini failed to control the ball with his chest. In the round leather then drifted toward Cerci. Newer Milan striker was perfectly controlled the ball with his chest and continued with the volley. But his shot from close range driven goalkeeper.
A minute later Milan had another chance to make a goal when it can be a free kick just a few meters in front of the penalty box. But the execution Menez thin float above the target.
Many pressing Milan conceded even in minute 38. As a result of Michelangelo Albertazzi touch the ball with his hands in front of goal, the referee pointed to the spot. Execution Lucas Biglia deceive Abbiati and make Lazio 1-0.
Before the break Lazio have lost one of his players. Lorik Cana sent off after receiving a second yellow card.
Milan looks more eager to suppress the Lazio defense in the second half. Substitutions do Inzaghi on 52 minutes with interesting Sulley Muntari and enter Keisuke Honda. The entry of Japanese midfielder Milan it makes attacks become more alive.
One of the first opportunities dipunya Milan in the second half is through the header Alex is still widening. While kicking distance Honda easily be anticipated Etrit Berisha. Pressure Milan continued as Cerci failed to reach the ball proffered Abate from the left side when he was in front of goal.
More pressed, Lazio instead had no chance. In some occasions they successfully build a lightning counter-attack which makes the defense of Milan topsy-turvy. Recurring Lazio hit with three or four players at once while Milan survived by two or three players.
At 69 minutes Pazzini scored a beautiful goal with a volley as he turned in the middle of the penalty box. But the referee annulled because he first considered offside.
Next precisely Milan goalkeeper almost conceded a second time. Through counterattack Keita faced with Abbiati. Hard shot that he remove the crossbar and bounce back into the field.
Cerci Goals! But the referee also cancel this goal. Loan from Atletico Madrid striker was deemed to have been standing offside when receiving feedback.
Milan: Abbiati; Abate, Alex, Rami, Albertazzi (Suso 80); Poly (Van Ginkel 78), Montolivo, Muntari (Honda 51); Cerci, Pazzini, Menez
Lazio: Berisha; Konko (Pereirinha 82), Cana, Mauricio (Basta 54), Radu; Onazi, Biglia, Parolo; Cataldi (Novaretti 46); Keita, Klose