Tag Archives: Pazzini

Milan v Lazio Post-Match Comments

Milan faced a huge third place match against Lazio at home. Lazio came in with fairly poor away form into the San Siro of hot or cold – where no side has drawn away against Milan this season. This match was realistically over in the 16th minute, when the outcome was determined. Same story, different day: tough for one player to win a match, but easy for one player to lose a match. Today’s example, Antonio Candreva.

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Milan v Barcelona Post-Match Comments

Milan met Barcelona on Wednesday with the same formation that Barcelona have mastered, a 4-3-3. This was the Rossoneri’s most used formation throughout the season so far (not to mention their most successful) however, the formation required significant tweaking from manager Max Allegri, who was more than up to the task.

What was it that made Milan successful and Barcelona unsuccessful? Defense, really. Barcelona’s was sloppy and they made several individual errors at the back, whereas Milan were more organized than they’ve been at any other point under Allegri’s reign, and were clinical with their finishing.

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