In the last 16 of the Coppa Italia against the troubled Genoa FC, AC Milan were very keen for their part with great effort and thanks to a late dream goal. Without his suspended superstar Sladen Ibrahimovic, Milan would have won 3: 1 (1: 1, 0: 1) in extra time at the Giuseppe Messa Stadium on Thursday evening, thus advancing to the top eight of the Italian Football Cup.
Goalkeeper Olivier Giroud (74th) and two jokers Rafael Leao (102nd) from the left edge of the box (102nd) Alexis Saelemaekers (113th) scored for the five-time trophy winner, while Leo Östigard trained the outfielder. Former Milan world-class striker Andrei Shevchenko took the lead early (17th). B.
Five-time trophy winner Daniel Maldini, 20, made his debut in the Copa del Rey against Genoa 37 years ago, just like his father Pavlo.
Fiorentina beat SSC Napoli 5: 2 (2: 2, 1: 1) in last season’s semifinals after extra time in a wild game with three relays in total. Napoli equalized in the fifth minute of stoppage time. In extra time, the newly signed Hertha BSC Krzystof Piatek debuted with a fourth Fiorentina goal (108.)
Milan will face the winner of the quarter-finals on February 9 between Lazio Rome and Udinese Calcio next Tuesday (17.30 / DAZN).