José Mourinho and Maurizio Sarri were both reasonably content with equalizing in the Derby. They had exchanged words before the encounter, but things were a lot more amicable on the pitch. They had verbally quarreled about which team arrived at the Derby with the worst toll following the continental fixtures.
Milan gave up a 2-0 leave and eventually drew 2-2 at Lecce. The stalemate means the Rossoneri are now winless in their last four Serie A matches and remain five points behind Inter.
Milan wasted a comfortable two-goal cushion at halftime to draw 2-2 against out-of-sorts Lecce at the Stadio Via del Mare on Saturday afternoon. Rossoneri were on the verge of halting a three-game winless run in Serie A before the home side's blitzkrieg denied them a much-needed victory.
Christian Pulisic and Luis Alberto have avoided major injuries after picking up thigh problems during their recent Champions League appearances. The Lazio star has better chances of featuring over the weekend than the Milan attacker. Neither will be out long-term, as their issues aren't worrisome.
Buzzing from a mammoth Champions League win in midweek, Milan head to the Stadio Via del Mare to encounter Lecce in their final Serie A game ahead of November's international break. Let’s look at our match preview for this contest.
Ylber Ramadani has settled in very quickly at Lecce, aptly replacing Morten Hjulmand, who transferred to Sporting CP last summer for a hefty sum, drawing the attention of Inter. The midfielder recounted a summit with the Nerazzurri’s director, Piero Ausilio: “He was in Tirana, we met and talked for a long time."
Fiorentina might turn to the market in January to address their hole at right-back asDodo suffered an ACL tear. Michael Kayode has been excellent in relief, earning a sizeable pay bump, but he’s their only option. They have been in trouble since he’s been out with an ankle injury.
Miraculous scenes at the Stadio Olimpico saw Roma pull off a memorable late comeback to beat Lecce 2-1 on Sunday evening. Despite lagging a goal behind heading into stoppages, Jose Mourinho's side took three points courtesy of a stunning injury-time double.
Patrick Dorgu turned 19 last week, and while he dreams of moving to the Premier League to play at Chelsea, he could take a step closer to his aspiration by starring at Juventus first. The Bianconeri, led by sporting director Cristiano Giuntoli, are reportedly trailing the Lecce fullback.
Searching for redemption after a disappointing performance in last weekend's derby match against Inter, Roma entertain Lecce at the Stadio Olimpico on Sunday. Let’s look at our match preview for this contest.
Torino put an underwhelming five-game winless run in Serie A to bed with a hard-earned 1-0 victory against Lecce. Alessandro Buongiorno scored the only goal of the game in the first half to condemn Roberto D'Aversa's side to only their second defeat at Stadio Via del Mare this season.
Lecce directors Pantaleo Corvino and Stefano Trinchera bet on an unknown prodigy from Serbia & Montenegro earlier in the transfer window and their decision has so far been paying dividends. One of the main reasons why the newly-promoted Salentini have been excelling so far is because of center-forward Nikola Krstović.