MILAN (AP) — AC Milan ensured it will go into next weekend's derby match ahead of Inter Milan after beating Chievo Verona 2-1 in Serie A on Saturday.
Milan draws 0-0 at Lazio in 1st leg of Italian Cup semifinal
ROME (AP) — Just like last year, nothing could separate AC Milan and Lazio in the Italian Cup semifinals on Tuesday.
Milan drew 0-0 at Lazio in the first leg of their semifinal, leaving it...
Piatek scores again as AC Milan beats Empoli 3-0 in Serie A
MILAN (AP) — When it comes to scoring in Serie A, only Cristiano Ronaldo is more prolific than Krzysztof Piatek.
But only just.
Netting in AC Milan's 3-0 win over relegation-threatened...
Piatek scores 2 as Milan beats Atalanta 3-1 in Serie A
MILAN (AP) — Krzysztof Piatek looks to be firing AC Milan back into the Champions League.
The Poland international scored twice as Milan came from behind to beat Atalanta 3-1 in Serie A on Saturday. Piatek has four goals from three league starts since joining Milan from Genoa in January for a reported 35 million euros ($40 million). He also scored two in the Italian Cup for the Rossoneri.
Piatek scores 2 as Milan beats Napoli to reach semifinals
MILAN (AP) — Krzysztof Piatek was given a standing ovation when he went off the field on Tuesday after scoring two goals on his full AC Milan debut to send his new side into the Italian Cup semifinals.
Piatek, who joined Milan from Genoa last week for a reported 35 million euros ($40 million), scored both goals inside 27 minutes to help Milan beat Napoli 2-0.
Milan new signing Piatek: I was born ready
MILAN (AP) — AC Milan has lost its most proven scorer and replaced him with a relatively unproven one.
However, while Gonzalo Higuain failed to shine during his six months on loan from Juventus, Krzysztof Piatek set Serie A alight in the opening half of the season. And the same day Higuain joined Chelsea, Piatek completed a move to Milan for a reported 35 million euros.
Struggling with Italy, Immobile is still a threat for Lazio
ROME (AP) — Having recently lost his starting job for Italy, Ciro Immobile remains a constant scoring threat in Serie A.
Perhaps with an eye on regaining his place with the Azzurri, Immobile scored twice and also hit the post to help Lazio beat Spal 4-1 on Sunday.
Lazio had lost 3-0 at home to Inter Milan on Monday.
"We needed a reaction after the ugly performance against Inter and I'm just pleased that I could help the squad when we really needed it," Immobile said.
Genoa’s Piatek off to best Serie A debut in 70 years
ROME (AP) — Krzysztof Piatek is off to the best start for a Serie A debutante in nearly 70 years.
The 23-year-old Poland striker scored both of Genoa's goals in a 2-1 win over Frosinone on Sunday to raise his tally to eight in six matches.
The last player to achieve the feat was Karl Aage Hansen with Atalanta in 1949-50.
Overall this season, Piatek has scored 12 goals in all competitions — including his four-goal performance in the Italian Cup in August.
Genoa fans honor bridge victims with 43 minutes of silence
For the first 43 minutes of their club's Serie A opener, Genoa fans remained silent on Sunday.
That was one minute for each of the 43 victims of the Morandi Bridge collapse in the port city this month.
In the 43rd minute, spectators began applauding respectfully as the names of those who died in the tragedy 12 days earlier were listed on a giant screen inside the Stadio Luigi Ferraris. Then the fans started chanting "Genova, Genova" — the Italian name of the city.