The 10 men left at the start of the second half defeated Sampdoria 2-1 in Serie A on Saturday, with the Rossoneri now 14 points. from 6 matches
“We played well in the first half and should have scored more goals. But this was a hard-earned victory. We had to grit our teeth from the 10 men where the team worked hard every moment. Here, Sampdoria have drawn draws with Juventus and Lazio, so it’s not easy. UFABET
“We told ourselves to make less mistakes and I think we did that today. So we are on the right track.”
Asked about Rafael Leao’s red card, which would mean the Portuguese forward will miss out on next week’s clash with Napoli.
“Both teams lacked a lot. But we will be missing both Leao and Ante Rebic, who are players who can play in that position. We have to play 10 men for 50 minutes, we know there is an important Champions League game ahead. We will focus on that game first. Then think about the Napoli game.
“Rafa is becoming the deciding player in our offensive line. But we have other options. and will do something different.” Pioli