Sassuolo 0-0 Milan: Reigning champions held by Neroverdi

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Sassuolo were held to 0-0 draw by Milan down on Tuesday at the MAPEI Stadium. Sassuolo wanted to continue adding points following a disappointing 2-2 draw with Spezia Calcio in their previous game. Milan were able to continue their winning streak after a 2-0 win against Bologna in their last match. After today’s result, Sassuolo are in 12th place, with 4 points from 4 matches, while Milan sit in 2nd, with 7 points from 4.

Substitutions for Sassuolo included Gregoire Defrel, Matheus Henrique, Abdou Harroui, Agustin Alvarez Martinez and Riccardo Marchizza for Domenico Berardi, Kristian Thorstvedt, Davide Frattesi, Andrea Pinamonti and Giorgos Kyriakopoulos, repectively. Milan brought on Charles De Ketelaere, Sandro Tonali, Junior Messias, Yacine Adli and Pierre Kalulu, to replace Brahim Diaz, Tommaso Pobega, Alexis Saelemaekers, Olivier Giroud and Simon Kjaer.

There were bookings for Davide Frattesi, Maxime Lopez, Gian Marco Ferrari, Gregoire Defrel and Agustin Alvarez Martinez from Sassuolo, and Theo Hernandez and Alexis Saelemaekers, for Milan.

Sassuolo will next play Cremonese away, with Milan facing Internazionale at home.

Technical card:
Sassuolo:Andrea Consigli, Jeremy Toljan, Martin Erlic, Gian Marco Ferrari, Rogerio, Maxime Lopez, Kristian Thorstvedt (Matheus Henrique, min.69), Davide Frattesi (Abdou Harroui, min.69), Domenico Berardi (Gregoire Defrel, min.52), Giorgos Kyriakopoulos (Riccardo Marchizza, min.84) and Andrea Pinamonti (Agustin Alvarez Martinez, min.84)
AC Milan:Mike Maignan, Alessandro Florenzi, Fikayo Tomori, Simon Kjaer (Pierre Kalulu, min.80), Theo Hernandez, Alexis Saelemaekers (Junior Messias, min.57), Tommaso Pobega (Sandro Tonali, min.57), Brahim Diaz (Charles De Ketelaere, min.57), Ismael Bennacer, Rafael Leao and Olivier Giroud (Yacine Adli, min.73)
Stadium:the MAPEI Stadium