AC Milan booked their place in the semi-finals of the TIM Cup after securing a 1-0 victory over Inter at the San Siro in the second
Luciano Spalletti started a strong team on Wednesday, however, their vast experience wasn't enough to overcome Gennaro Gattuso's Milan over 120 minutes.
The hosts started on the back foot, with Inter having the lion share of possession in the early stages of the game. However, the Rossoneri were looking dangerous on the counter-attack, something that was catching the visitors out on a number of occasions.
Samir Handanović was finally called into action when
It was then the turn of AC Milan's goalkeeper to be called into action, something that appeared to lead to the opening goal of the game.
Giacomo Bonaventura was than gifted the opportunity to score the opening goal in the game. However, the Italian midfielder was wasteful and missed an open goal after doing well to pounce on a mistake from
Milan then came within inches of taking the lead late in the match when a curling effort from Suso, which was deflected off the back of
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