Final score

23 November 2014 20:45

AC Milan
23' Menez
1 - 1
16' (2nd half) Obi
Referee: Marco Guida / Linesmen: Nicoletti, Marzaloni / Fourth official: Meli / Assistants: Banti, Valeri
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46' Time is called on the first half and the Rossoneri lead at the break thanks to Menez (23). Inter's best chance fell to Icardi on 8 minutes
45' One minute of added time
45' Dodo wins a corner, Kovacic takes but overhits it and Juan Jesus is unable to keep the ball in play
41' Great play by Kovacic as he hits a ball into the box for Nagatomo. The Rossoneri clear their lines
32' Obi is cautioned for a foul on Rami
31' The Nerazzurri have a corner: Obi swings it in towards the near post and Rami clears
28' Mexes brings down Guarin with a rather cynical challenge and the Rossoneri captain becomes the first man to have his name taken down
23' AC Milan take the lead. Essien spreads play out to El Shaarawy, whose cross is met first time by Menez and directed past Handanovic
21' Menez finds a gap in the Nerazzurri rearguard and sets up De Sciglio for the shot: he totally miscues his attempted shot
20' Guarin whips in a dangerous ball towards the far post, Diego Lopez plucks it out of the air
17' Obi fouls Essien and Milan have a free kick. Menez sends it flying high over the bar
16' Ranocchia tries to play Icardi in behind the defence, Zapata gets the slightest of touches but Diego Lopez prevents a corner
13' Muntari catches Dodo with an elbow and opens up his lip. The Brazilian is on the ground with blood on his face
11' Guarin unleashes a vicious shot from the edge of the box that Diego Lopez manages to gather at the second attempt
10' Nagatomo sends in a cross and Mexes puts it out for a throw-in. From that Palacio centres for Icardi but he fails to trouble the keeper
9' Kovacic's ball into the box for Palacio is claimed by Diego Lopez
1' The wait is over and it's time for the action to begin. AC Milan v Inter is just minutes away now!
1' The Rossoneri get the derby started. Come on, lads!
1' There's a full house in San Siro (79,173) with a huge 'away' Nerazzurri following. All ready for a great night of football
1' Inzaghi has gone with Bonaventura in the starting line-up, Honda initially on the bench. Mexes captain
1' Obi gets the nod over M'Vila for the final midfield berth alongside Kuzmanovic and Guarin. Kovacic is in the hole behind Palacio and Icardi
1' The new boss has opted for a flat back four with Juan Jesus and Ranocchia flanked by Nagatomo and Dodo. Handanovic between the sticks
Minute Text commentary
49' It ends AC Milan 1-1 Inter. Menez's 23rd-minute opener was cancelled out by Obi(61). Icardi had two great chances but could only hit the ba
49' Inter's last substitution sees M'Vila trade places with Kovacic
45' Four minutes of stoppage time have been awarded
44' Guarin carries the ball half the length of the pitch before Zapata concedes a throw-in with a well-timed challenge
44' Another change for Mancini and it's like for like up top as Osvaldo takes over from Icardi
42' The linesman awards Rami a corner even though the ball had already run out of play on the touchline
38' Bonaventura does well to pick out El Shaarawy in the box, Juan Jesus shuts off his route to goal
34' Great chance for Inter! Nagatomo slips it to Guarin who thinks about shooting before laying off to Icardi: his shot skims the top of the bar
32' Honda's effort is saved by Handanovic
31' Another substitution for Milan as Muntari is replaced by Poli
30' El Shaarawy is clean through on goal, Handanovic makes himself big and the Italy striker thankfully lifts his finish onto the bar
27' First change for Inzaghi: Honda replaces Torres
27' First switch for Mancini: off goes Obi, after opening his account for the season in the most emphatic of ways, and on comes Hernanes
27' Rami pushes Dodo long after the Brazilian has played the ball but the ref doesn't see it
25' Free kick for Milan which Menez duly dispatches into the stands
24' Juan Jesus is booked for a challenge on Bonaventura
21' Bonaventura is shown a yellow card following a foul on Palacio
16' GOAL FOR INTER! Nagatomo finds Obi, who holds off Essien's challenge on the edge of the box and angles his finish into the opposite corner
10' The ball pings around the box before falling to Icardi further back: he hits it high into the stands
9' Inter close to an equaliser. Mexes turns behind Nagatomo's low delivery; from the corner a goalmouth scramble ensues with Kuzmanovic denied
8' Bonaventura has a decent opportunity from a wide angle, his shot is charged down by Ranocchia and the ball spins behind for a corner
6' Dodo tries to pick out Palacio but Diego Lopez is off his line to beat him to it
2' Obi at the far post, Diego Lopez collects
1' We're back under way. No changes made during the interval
1' Ranocchia tries to play in Icardi, Essien gets a touch on it and concedes a corner
Average rating 5.88
2 shots on target 3
7 shots off target 4
17 fouls committed 12
7 corners 4
3 offsides 1
44% ball possession 56%
wins(38) draws(28) defeats(33)

starting lineups

Diego Lopez 23 1 Handanovic
Rami 13 55 Nagatomo
Zapata 17 23 Ranocchia
Mexes 5 5 Jesus
De Sciglio 2 22 Dodò
Essien 15 13 Guarin
Muntari 4 17 Kuzmanovic
Bonaventura 28 20 Obi
Menez 7 10 Kovacic
El Shaarawy 92 9 Icardi
Torres 9 8 Palacio


Agazzi 1 30 Carrizo
Abbiati 33 46 Berni
Saponara 8 6 Andreolli
Honda 10 7 Osvaldo
Pazzini 11 14 Campagnaro
Albertazzi 14 15 Vidic
Poli 16 33 D'Ambrosio
Montolino 18 44 Krhin
Niang 19 54 Donkor
Van Ginkel 21 88 Hernanes
Armero 27 90 M'Vila
Zaccardo 81 97 Bonazzoli