Result AC MILAN 1 – 0 HELLAS VERONA, Goal by Mario Balotelli, Sunday 19 January 2014, Serie A Week 20

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    70% Ball Possession AC Milan and 30% Ball Possession HELLAS VERONA
AC Milan 1 – 0 Hellas Verona  
                                                82′ Mario Balotelli (pen)


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    Serie A Standing AFTER the game:
    AC Milan, 11th position with 25 points and a positive goal difference of +2
    Hellas Verona, 6th position with 32 points and a positive goal difference of +3

    Pos Team P W D L Goals Diff. Points
    6 Verona 19 10 2 7 34:30 4 32
    11 Milan 19 5 7 7 31:30 1 22

    Mission accomplished.  AC Milan redeeming themselves.  On Week 1, Hellas Verona surprisingly defeated Milan.  It’s a positive  debut of new AC Milan coach Clarence Seedorf.

    AC Milan opening the score in the 82nd minute.  Referee Rocchi grants a penalty to Milan conceded by Verona defender Alejandro Gonzalez after a foul on Kaka.  Taking the penalty spot is Mario Balotelli converting it with a right footed shot defeating Verona goalkeeper Rafael in the bottom right corner.

    Here is Hellas Verona defender Gonzalez committing the foul  on Kaka provoking the penalty.
    Here is AC MILAN official starting lineup by coach Clarence Seedorf:

    AC Milan (4-2-3-1): Christian Abbiati; De Sciglio, Zapata, Bonera, Emanuelson; Montolivo, De Jong; Keisuke Honda, Kakà, Robinho; Mario Balotelli.

    Here is HELLAS VERONA official starting lineup by coach Andrea Mandorlini:

    Hellas Verona (4-3-3): Rafael; Gonzalez, Moras, Maietta, Agostini; Romulo, Cirigliano, Hallfredsson;
    Iturbe, Cacia, Gomez Taleb.

    Disciplinary Situation: 1 suspended player for AC MILAN: Sulley Muntari
    No suspended player for HELLAS VERONA

    Stats BEFORE the game.  Top scorer for AC MILAN: Forward Mario Balotelli with 7 goals
    Top scorer for HELLAS VERONA: Forward Luca Toni with 9 goals

    AC Milan Goals Goals Hellas Verona
    Balotelli, Mario 7 9 Toni, Luca
    Kaka 5 7 Jorginho, Frelio Filho
    Muntari, Sulley 4 5 Iturbe, Juan Manuel
    Robinho 3 4 Romulo
    Montolivo, Riccardo 2 3 Cacciatore, Fabrizio

    Stats.  Here are the last 3 games of AC MILAN: 3 wins

    15/01/14 CI



    3:1 Round 1/8
    12/01/14 SA



    4:3 Round 19
    06/01/14 SA



    3:0 Round 18

    Here are the last 3 games of HELLAS VERONA: 2 wins, 1 lost

    12/01/14 SA



    0:3 Round 19
    06/01/14 SA



    1:3 Round 18
    22/12/13 SA



    4:1 Round 17



    New AC Milan coach Clarence Seedorf making his debut with a victory thanks to the goal by forward Mario Balotelli conerting a penalty

    Click the video to watch the highlights of the match, AC MILAN – HELLAS VERONA, Sunday 19 January 2014, San Siro Stadium, Milan, Italy,
    Serie A Week 20

    Click the video to watch the commentaries from Diretta Stadio by Tiziano Crudelli on the game Milan – Verona

    Serie A ticketsSerie A Week 20 – Twentieth Round

    AC Milan 1 – 0 Hellas Verona
    Sunday 19 January 2014
    San Siro Stadium
    Milan, Italy


    Referee: Rocchi di Firenze
    Assistants: Nicoletti-Grilli
    Fourth Official: Bianchi
    Add1: Massa,
    Add2: Merchiori


    Goals: 82′ Mario Balotelli (pen)

    Official formations – lineups:

    AC Milan (4-2-3-1): Abbiati; De Sciglio, Zapata, Bonera
    (51′ Silvestre), Emanuelson; Montolivo, De Jong; Honda (62′
    Birsa), Kakà, Robinho (77′ Petagna); Balotelli.

    Subs not used: Coppola, Gabriel, Mexes, Rami, Poli, Nocerino, Cristante e Zaccardo.

    Coach: Clarence Seedorf.
    Hellas Verona (4-3-3): Rafael; Gonzalez (84′
    Jankovic), Moras, Maietta, Agostini; Romulo, Cirigliano, Hallfredsson;
    Iturbe, Cacia (60′ Martinho), Gomez Taleb.

    Subs not used: Nicolas, Borra, Albertazzi, Donati, Rubin, Donsah, Marques, Cacciatore e Donadel.

    Coach: Andrea Mandorlini.

    Serie A ticketsSerie A Week 20 – Twentieth Round

    AC Milan 1 – 0 Hellas Verona
    Sunday 19 January 2014
    San Siro Stadium
    Milan, Italy


    Referee: Rocchi di Firenze

     AC Milan
     Match Stats
      1  Goals     0
    24(6) Shots (on goal) 13 (3)
    10 Fouls 12
    5 Corner kicks 10
    0 Offsides 3
    70% Ball Possession 30%
    1 Yellow Cards 1
    0 Red Cards 0
    3 Saves 6

    What do you think of the result?  Agree? Disagree?  Best and worst player?

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