Zlatan Ibrahimovic scored at each ends as AC Milan beat nine-man Bologna in a thriller to go prime of Serie A.
Rafael Leao notched the opener from Ibrahimovic’s ball – and Bologna had Adama Soumaoro despatched off – earlier than Davide Calabria drove dwelling Milan’s second.
Ibrahimovic headed a nook into his personal web, then Musa Barrow levelled.
Roberto Soriano was despatched off for a harmful foul and Bologna virtually held out earlier than Ismael Bennacer and Ibrahimovic scored from 20 yards.
Milan, who’ve gained their previous 5 league video games, transfer one level above Napoli, who journey to Jose Mourinho’s Roma on Sunday.
Ibrahimovic – on his first begin of the season – is the fourth participant to attain a Serie A purpose after his fortieth birthday, together with Milan legend Alessandro Costacurta, 41, and 40-year-olds Silvio Piola and Pietro Vierchowod.
He was the primary 40-year-old to arrange a Serie A purpose since Francesco Totti in February 2017.
Ibrahimovic’s personal purpose was solely the second he has scored in a league sport in his profession – after one other one for Milan in a 3-1 dwelling win over Chievo in 2010.
- 5SoumaoroBooked at 20mins
- 17MedelSubstituted forOrsoliniat 87′minutes
- 29De Silvestri
- 8DomínguezSubstituted forSchoutenat 63′minutes
- 3HickeySubstituted forDijksat 63′minutes
- 21SorianoBooked at 58mins
- 99BarrowSubstituted forBinksat 63′minutes
- 9ArnautovicBooked at 34minsSubstituted forSantanderat 83′minutes
- 11Skov Olsen
- 20van Hooijdonk
- 2CalabriaBooked at 61mins
- 5Ballo-TouréSubstituted forKaluluat 85′minutes
- 8TonaliBooked at 45minsSubstituted forBakayokoat 45′minutes
- 7Castillejo AzuagaSubstituted forSaelemaekersat 45′minutesBooked at 67mins
- 33KrunicSubstituted forGiroudat 60′minutes
- 17da Conceição Leão
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Match ends, Bologna 2, AC Milan 4.
Second Half ends, Bologna 2, AC Milan 4.
Objective! Bologna 2, AC Milan 4. Zlatan Ibrahimovic (AC Milan) proper footed shot from outdoors the field to the underside proper nook. Assisted by Ismaël Bennacer.
Try missed. Federico Santander (Bologna) header from outdoors the field is simply too excessive. Assisted by Lorenzo De Silvestri following a set piece state of affairs.
Foul by Olivier Giroud (AC Milan).
Riccardo Orsolini (Bologna) wins a free kick within the defensive half.
Substitution, Bologna. Riccardo Orsolini replaces Gary Medel.
Foul by Olivier Giroud (AC Milan).
Luis Binks (Bologna) wins a free kick within the defensive half.
Substitution, AC Milan. Pierre Kalulu replaces Fodé Ballo-Touré.
Objective! Bologna 2, AC Milan 3. Ismaël Bennacer (AC Milan) left footed shot from outdoors the field to the underside left nook.
Substitution, Bologna. Federico Santander replaces Marko Arnautovic due to an damage.
Try blocked. Tiemoué Bakayoko (AC Milan) proper footed shot from outdoors the field is blocked. Assisted by Zlatan Ibrahimovic.
Foul by Rafael Leão (AC Milan).
Mattias Svanberg (Bologna) wins a free kick within the attacking half.
Try missed. Davide Calabria (AC Milan) proper footed shot from outdoors the field misses to the left. Assisted by Zlatan Ibrahimovic.
Try saved. Arthur Theate (Bologna) header from the centre of the field is saved within the backside proper nook. Assisted by Mattias Svanberg with a cross.
Nook, Bologna. Conceded by Ciprian Tatarusanu.
Try saved. Marko Arnautovic (Bologna) left footed shot from a tough angle on the left is saved within the centre of the purpose. Assisted by Mattias Svanberg.
Foul by Alexis Saelemaekers (AC Milan).