AC Milan’s 3 Key Players in Beating Napoli

Jakarta, IDN Times – AC Milan won a positive result in the giornata 28 Serie A 2021/22. Meeting Napoli at the Diego Armando Maradona Stadium, Monday (7/3/2022) early morning WIB, Milan won with a narrow score of 1-0.

Despite a narrow win, this result brings Milan to the top of the 2021/22 Serie A standings. They collected 60 points, two points ahead of Inter Milan in second position. Meanwhile, Napoli stuck to third position.

From this result, there were several AC Milan players who performed well and contributed positively to Milan’s victory. Here are the names of these players.

1. Theo Hernandez

AC Milan's 3 Key Players in Beating Napoliportrait of Theo Hernandez (twitter.com/theohernandez)

Theo Hernandez again proved himself as a formidable left-back. In this match, he helped attack and also helped the defense well. The left side of his success he controlled well.

Hernandez made three tackles and won seven duels in this match, plus 100 percent won aerial duels while defending. When attacking, Hernandez created three chances and crossed four times.

In addition, Hernandez also succeeded in twice passing opponents and incised 100 percent shooting accuracy. This ciamiknya appearance brought Milan to victory.

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2. Raphael Leao

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Rafael Leao again demonstrated a slick game in this match. Although he did not score, he successfully supported Olivier Giroud on the front lines. Leao had two shots on goal, one key pass and four dribbles.

Not only that, Leao also made one tackle, one intercept and one clearance. The record indicates that he contributed to the defense. Leao opens up a lot of space for other Milan players to be creative up front.

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3. Olivier Giroud

AC Milan's 3 Key Players in Beating Napoliportrait of Olivier Giroud (instagram.com/oliviergiroud)

Giroud became the decisive Milan victory through his goal in this match. In addition to scoring goals, Giroud also proved that he is still sharp and has not run out. Giroud has scored eight goals so far at Milan.

In addition, thanks to this goal, the Frenchman carved a separate record. He became the third player to score against Inter Milan and Napoli, equaling Ruslan Malinovsyi and Gianluca Scamacca.