ROUNDS:

9^ ROUND | 29 OCTOBER 2014

Atalanta - Napoli 1 - 1 Cagliari - Milan 1 - 1
Fiorentina - Udinese 3 - 0 Genoa - Juventus 1 - 0
Hellas Verona - Lazio - - - Inter - Sampdoria 1 - 0
Palermo - Chievo Verona 1 - 0 Sassuolo - Empoli 3 - 1
Torino - Parma 1 - 0 Roma - Cesena 2 - 0

THE ROSSONERI'S MATCH

WEDNESDAY 29 OCTOBER 2014
STADIUM SANT'ELIA / CAGLIARI
CAGLIARI
24' 1H Ibarbo
1 - 1
90' + 4
MILAN
34' 1H Bonaventura

COMMENT

MINUTE
ACTION
WHO
DESCRIPTION
90' +4 Generic Event The referee brings the match to an end. Cagliari 1- 1 Milan.
90' +2 Action De Jong The midfielder unleashes a fierce shot from distance which flies just wide of the post.
90' +1 Generic Event 4 mins of added time
90' +1 Substitution Sau
Longo
90' Yellow card Ekdal
89' Action Abbiati The Milan goalie makes a crucial save with his feet to keep out a Farias effort from close distance.
88' Action De Sciglio The Italian stops a Balzano run by hoofing the ball out for a throw in to Cagliari.
87' Generic Event There is a flare out on the pitch, which the Milan players remove.
86' Action Farias Da Silva The substitute tries to turn Abate and find space for a shot but the ball goes out for a goal kick to Milan.
84' Substitution Cossu
Farias Da Silva
83' Action Abbiati The goalkeeper claims an Avelar cross from the left.
82' Action Poli The Italian can't quite manage to control a poor clearance by Cragno and the home side keep possession.
81' Foul Pazzini The striker gives away a foul for handling the ball.
80' Action De Jong The Dutch international tries an acrobatic effort which goes well over and out for a Cagliari goal-kick.
79' Yellow card Crisetig
78' Generic Event Quick fact: Pazzini was on the score-sheet the last time Milan faced Cagliari at the Sant'Elia scoring the winner in a 2-1 victory for Milan.
77' Substitution Torres
Pazzini
Inzaghi makes his third and final change in a bid to win the match.
76' Corner kick Honda The Japan international whips in a curling corner kick which is put out for a second corner kick. The second one comes to nothing.
76' Action Poli The substitute wins his side a corner kick.
75' Action Bonaventura The Italian is brought down by Crisetig and wins a free-kick for his team.
73' Action Cossu The forward plays a through ball into the penalty area which goes straight to Abbiati.
72' Substitution Conti
Donsah
Zeman makes his first change of the match.
71' Action Sau The Italian appeals for a penalty but the referee waves away the protests.
70' Generic Event Torres is coming back in an effort to see more of the ball. The striker is battling hard in both phases of attack and defence.
68' Action Torres The Spaniard gives away a foul on the half-way line.
67' Substitution Muntari
Poli
Inzaghi makes a second change shortly after his first. Muntari was on a booking.
66' Substitution El Shaarawy
Menez
Inzaghi makes his first change of the match.
65' Action Bonaventura The Italian whips a fierce cross in from the right flank but it doesn't find a Milan player.
64' Action De Jong The Dutchman launches a long ball forward which goes straight into the arms of Cagliari's shot-stopper Cragno.
63' Action Bonaventura The midfielder is brought down by Conti and wins his side a free-kick.
62' Action Honda In an effort to win the ball, the midfielder gives away a foul.
61' Action Honda The Japanese midfielder brings the ball forward down the right and tries to find a Milan jersey in the penalty area with his cross but Cagliari clear away the danger. Milan still in possession.
60' Generic Event Cagliari have enjoyed a positive spell in the match and have looked dangerous on a couple of occasions.
58' Corner kick Cossu The Italian takes the corner-kick but it comes to nothing and Milan have a goal-kick.
57' Action Conti Cossu lays the ball off to Conti from a free kick and the Cagliari skipper fires an absolute screamer which hits the outside of the post.
55' Yellow card Rami The French defender brings down Ibarbo and is booked. Free-kick to Cagliari.
55' Action Abate The Italian performs a brilliant sliding challenge to deflect a dangerous ball by Conti aimed for Cossu out for a corner kick. Cossu was ready to pounce. Great defending.
54' Generic Event Bonaventura is back on his feet after receiving treatment. He seems fine to continue.
53' Foul Bonaventura The goal-scorer takes a hit to the head after going up for a header with Balzano. Free-kick to Milan.
52' Corner kick Honda The corner kick comes to nothing and Cagliari win back possession.
51' Action El Shaarawy The Italian cuts in from the left and fires a shot from inside the penalty area which is deflected out for a corner kick.
50' Action Abate The Italian plays a precise cross into area which Honda connects with but can't turn goal-wards and the ball goes out for a goal-kick to Cagliari.
49' Action El Shaarawy The pacey forward tries to slice his way through the Cagliari defence but he's stopped in his tracks on the edge of the penalty area.
49' Generic Event Milan hoof the ball forward after a couple of minutes of being put under heavy pressure by Cagliari.
48' Action De Sciglio The Italian performs a decisive sliding challenge to block an Ibarbo shot from inside the penalty area.
47' Action Torres The Spaniard loses possession in a dangerous position and Cagliari try to launch a counter attack which fizzles out.
46' Action Torres The Spaniard wins his side a throw-in.
46' Generic Event The second-half is underway. Come on Milan !
45' +1 Generic Event The referee brings the first half to an end. Cagliari 1 - 1 Milan
45' Action De Sciglio The Italian plays a ball into the box but it fails to find a Milan jersey.
45' Generic Event 1 minute of added time to be played.
44' Action Abate The Italian launches a long ball forward for Torres but it's headed away by Cagliari.
41' Corner kick Crisetig The midfielder floats a free-kick straight into the arms of Abbiati.
40' Action Ibarbo The forward wins his side a throw-in in a dangerous position out on the right flank, injurying himself in the process.
39' Action Alex The centre-back closes down a Cagliari attack.
38' Action Cossu The forward sends a curling effort wide of the far post.
36' Action Muntari The Ghana man comes close to giving Milan the lead, sending an angled shot inches wide of the far post.
35' Generic Event Bonaventura's long range goal takes his goal tally to 2 since signing for Milan.
34' Goal! Bonaventura The midfielder finds the equaliser with a spectacular goal from distance!
33' Action Torres The striker chests down Muntari's cross and shoots on the turn which is blocked.
32' Action Abbiati The Italian shot-stopper performs an excellent save, denying Marco Sau's sliding shot from close range.
31' Generic Event Just under 15 mins to go before half-time. Milan looking to find an equaliser and get back into this game.
30' Action Muntari The Milan midfielder wins back possession in midfield and thwarts a Cagliari attack.
28' Action Torres The Spaniard does his best to get on the end of Honda's cross from the right, but the Cagliari defence beat him to it.
27' Action Rami The Frenchman looks to launch an attack from the back by playing a long ball forward but it comes to nothing.
25' Action De Sciglio The Italian does brilliantly down the left and beats his marker before playing a teasing ball into the box which is eventually cleared away to safety by the home side.
24' Goal! Ibarbo The Colombian gets the game's opening goal after heading home Sau's cross from the left.
23' Action Torres El Nino flashes a shot wide of the far post from the edge of the area.
22' Corner kick Honda The Japanese midfielder floats a corner into the box. Cagliari clear it away to safety.
21' Action Bonaventura The midfielder looks to break the deadlock with a shot from distance but doesn't hit the target.
20' Action Conti The Cagliari skipper tries his luck from distance but it's straight at Abbiati.
19' Action Ekdal The midfielder fires a low drilled shot which whistles wide of the near post. Abbiati leaves it to go out for a goal-kick.
18' Action El Shaarawy The Italian receives the ball in the Cagliari penalty area, but the ball got stuck between his feet and he can't quite get a shot away and the danger is cleared away.
16' Action Conti The Italian tries to break the deadlock but blazes the ball over the bar from the edge of the area.
15' Foul Torres The Spaniard comes back to help out in defence but gives away a foul on Conti.
14' Action Torres The Spaniard has his first shot of the match, but it's too weak and doesn't trouble Cagliari's shot-stopper Cragno.
14' Action Conti The club captain plays a long ball forward which Abbiati comes to claim.
13' Generic Event CEO Adriano Galliani has been spotted at the Sant'Elia.
12' Off side De Sciglio The wing-back is caught offside in a dangerous position.
12' Generic Event Cagliari have started the brighter of the two sides.
11' Action Alex The Brazilian performs a well timed challenge to take the ball away from Ibarbo who was bearing down on goal. Great defending from the ex PSG man.
10' Action Muntari The midfielder responds to Ibarbo's effort but it's too weak to trouble the Cagliari goalie.
9' Action Ibarbo The striker fires a fierce shot which flies over the bar.
8' Yellow card Muntari The Ghana man is booked for a foul on Crisetig. Muntari's latest booking means he will now miss the next match at home to Palermo.
7' Foul Abate The Italian fouls Cossu and gives away a free-kick.
5' Action Honda The Japanese star floats the free-kick into the area, but play is halted after a foul by De Jong inside the Cagliari penalty area.
4' Yellow card Avelar The defender is booked for his foul on Abate.
4' Action Abate The Italian wins a free-kick out on the right after a foul by Avelar.
3' Action Rami The Frenchman performs a wonderful sliding goal-line clearance to deny Ibarbo from close range.
2' Action Ekdal The Swedish midfielder takes a shot which is deflected into the arms of Abbiati.
1' Action Cossu The Cagliari forward takes a free-kick but it goes straight out for a Milan goal kick.
1' Generic Event Cagliari immediately play a long ball forward and win a free-kick.
1' Generic Event The match is underway ! Abbiati is captaining the side in the absence of Montolivo. Come on Milan !
0' Prematch A quick word about tonight's opponents Cagliari coached by Zdenek Zeman: The rossoblù welcome Milan after an impressive 4-0 win away to Empoli on Saturday.
0' Prematch Team News: There have been a few changes to the side that drew 1-1 with Fiorentina on Sunday. Rami comes in for Zapata, Bonaventura for Poli, Torres for Menez. Inzaghi has chosen to start with a flexible 4-3-3 formation.
0' Prematch Milan have travelled to Sardinia on the back of a 5 match unbeaten run. Filippo Inzaghi's side will be aiming to extend that this evening.
0' Prematch Good evening and welcome to the Sant'Elia for this Round 9 Serie A match between Cagliari-Milan!