Napoli have secured a vital three points away from home as they humbled AC Milan with a 1-2 defeat in the Serie A, MySportDab reports.
The first half was entirely more of a dull game as both teams showed no signs of ambition to carry the day.
Much respect from both teams for each other resulted in less chance created, but the ball possession was almost balanced.
The first half ended barren, with both sides going into the break without finding the back of the net.
After a barren first half, the second started with much drama as both teams scored, struggling to pick all three points.
It was still more of a balanced game between both teams as they shared almost a similar ball possession in the game.
Politano opened the scoring in the 55th after converting a spot kick to give Napoli the lead after a balanced game from both sides.
The game continued afterward, with Napoli still maintaining some control over the game despite getting a goal up.
AC Milan equally pulled a strong performance with promises of a possible come-back as they proved very threatening when charging towards the opponent’s box.
Their effort paid off in the 69th minute when Giroud hit the back of the net to give the home side a deserved equalizer in the game after a few minutes of dominating proceedings.
Napoli quickly pulled a dramatic response to stun the home side again in front of their home fans.
This time, it was Simeone who converted Rui’s assist to put the visitors ahead again in the 78th minute.
With a few minutes to, Napoli retreated into their own half to secure their 2-1 lead as AC Milan pressed for a second equalizer. The game ended with a win for Napoli.
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