"Milan" suffered a crushing loss to "Sassuolo" in the home match 

of the 20th round of the Italian Serie A

 - 2:5.

In the first half, the "black and green" unexpectedly hit the hosts' goal three times.

Grégoire Defrel, Davide Frattesi and Domenico Berardi scored.

Stefano Pioli's team responded only with a goal by Olivier Giroud.

The French striker could have scored a double as well, but his first goal was ruled out for offside.

At the start of the second half of the meeting, Arman Loriente brought the matter to a rout, realizing a penalty.

In the 55th minute, Ante Rebic could have reduced the Rossoneri's deficit, but this goal was also disallowed due to offside.

At the end of the meeting, the teams exchanged goals – Mateus Enrique scored the fifth goal against Milan, to which the hosts could answer only once with the efforts of Divock Origi.

Match review

For the Rossoneri, this defeat was the second in a row in the Italian championship.

Pioli's wards do not know the taste of victory already during four Serie A matches.

  • "Milan" (38 points) occupies the fourth place in the Serie A table and risks being kicked out of the Champions League zone at the end of this round.

    Sassuolo is in 16th position with 20 points.

  • In the next round, the "Rossoneri" will play "Inter" on the road on February 5, and the "black and green" will host "Atalanta" a day earlier.

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