A comeback with personality, character and heart. AC Milan beat Hellas at the Bentegodi thanks to a Tonali brace and a late goal from Florenzi as they maintain top spot in the table. Here are the most interesting stats from the game in Verona.
1- AC Milan have reached the 80-point mark in Serie A for the first time since 2011/2012 (also 80, but after 38 games).
2- AC Milan have now come from behind to win four Serie A games this season; two of these were against Verona (the others against Lazio on 24 April and against Inter on 5 February).
3- Sandro Tonali is the first AC Milan player ever to have scored two or more goals in a Serie A game on his birthday.
4- The Italian starlet is also the youngest midfielder to have scored five or more goals in Serie A this season (and the second-youngest among all players, older only than Bologna's Aaron Hickey).
5- Prior to Rafael Leão, the last AC Milan player to have delivered two assists to the same player in a Serie A match was Rade Krunić, to Ante Rebić against Torino on 12 May 2021.
6- Furthermore, the Portuguese forward has now scored the most goals (ten) and delivered the joint-most assists (six, alongside Theo Hernández) for AC Milan in Serie A this season.
7- Alessandro Florenzi found the net just one minute and 59 seconds after coming off the bench, the fastest goal scored by a substitute for AC Milan in Serie A this season.
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