Inter Milan Bend AC Milan, Montella Stay Proud
AC Milan back swallow defeat in Serie A game continued when facing Inter Milan, Monday (16/10/2017) early morning. Vincenzo Montella team besutan this must recognize the strength of Inter and lost by a score of 3-2.
Despite losing, Montella claimed very proud of the performance displayed foster children. The Italian coach said, if continue to play with such spirit, AC Milan will not accept defeat in the next game.
“We performed well in the second half and I am very proud, when playing with Milan’s life we play the way I like it, but we did not get points from this game but the football principle is on the right track and we can feel optimistic after this, “said Montella as reported from Football Italia.
Montella also denied the notion that Inter dominated the first half, while Milan only started attacking after Patrick Cutrone was demoted in the 46th minute to replace Franck Kessie.
“Inter Milan were deadly on the counter-attack, which is their characteristic.We could have made more room in the first half and we can handle this situation, unfortunately we are not lucky in scoring goals,” said Montella.
“It’s hard to introduce a new project with so many new players, especially if you do not get a lot of time to work together in training.”
Can not Old Formation
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When mentioned about the use of the 4-3-3 formation he used last season, the 43-year-old said that Milan could not play by that formation at the moment.
“We can not play with 4-3-3, because we play every three days and only have Suso and Bonaventure on the wing side, so they can not play all the time We do not change our formation to 3-5-2 because Leonardo Bonucci , “Montella said.
In a match that was held at Stadio Giuseppe Meazza, Mauro Icardi managed to score his first hattrick this season. The Argentine international recorded his name on the scoreboard in the 28th, 63rd and 90th minutes.
With that result, Milan have to go down to 10th place standings with 12 points achievement. While Inter are in second position and managed to bag 22 points, just two points adrift of Napoli who was in the top position. Even so, Montella sure if foster children still have hope to finish in fourth position Serie A standings.