Milan (AP) – Italian champions Juventus Turin got no further than a disappointing Serie A draw at newly promoted FC Crotone.
Coach Andrea Pirlo’s team separated 1: 1 (1: 1) from the table-18. and remains fourth in the table with eight points from four games. Simy (12th minute) scored a penalty for the outsider, Alvaro Morata equalized (21st). Juves Federico Chiesa also saw red (60).
There were also failed dress rehearsals in the Champions League for the opponents of Borussia Dortmund and Borussia Mönchengladbach. Inter, host country against Gladbach on Wednesday, lost to AC Milan’s Derby della Madonnina by 1: 2 (1: 2). Star striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic (13/16) scored both goals for the Rossoneri, who took the lead in Serie A. Lazio Rome, which received BVB on Tuesday, lost to Sampdoria Genoa 0: 3 (0: 2).
Ibrahimovic gave AC the lead from a penalty that he himself cleverly eliminated. Ibrahimovic resigned himself, failed Inter goalkeeper Samir Handanovic and scored in the margin. His ninth goal in the Milan derby (for both clubs) followed a strong counterattack. Romelu Lukaku (29th) scored the next goal after submission by ex-Bayern professional Ivan Perisic.
Against Rome, Tommaso Augello (32nd), Fabio Quagliarella (41st) with a long shot and Mikkel Damsgaard (74th) with a placed goal under the bar.
National player Robin Gosens meanwhile suffered the first defeat of the season with Atalanta Bergamo. The Lombards were defeated after three wins from three games over SSC Napoli 1: 4 (0: 4) and had to give up the championship lead. After his performances for the DFB selection, Gosens was changed after 81 minutes. In Naples the ex-Leipzig Diego Demme entered the game late.
The Mexican Hirving Lozano (23/27), Matteo Politano (30) and the ex-Wolfsburg Victor Osimhen (43) scored for Naples, the Dutchman Sam Lammers scored the only goal for the guests (69).