Alessio Romagnoli Scores Another Last-Second Winner For AC Milan
Defender Alessio Romagnoli produced a striker's finish to score for AC Milan and help his side beat Udinese 1-0.
The Italian club broke on the counter-attack in injury time and looked certain to mess up the opportunity when they passed it to one another as more Udinese players backtracked.
But like a true leader, the Milan captain charged into the box, asked (or demanded) for the ball and stroked in an absolute peach of a strike.
Check out the 23-year-old centre-back's finish below.
Captain fantastic saves AC Milan again!
Udinese 0-1 AC Milan pic.twitter.com/vjFQrArkHR
- Eleven Sports (@ElevenSports_UK) 4 November 2018
What a hit, son! Take a bow.
The scenes after it were equally as memorable, with the players charging over to the away fans to celebrate.
AC have moved into fourth place in Serie A after eleven matches and are level on points with fifth-placed Lazio. Gennaro Gattuso's side are four points behind Napoli and Inter Milan, along with ten points behind league leaders Juventus.
I Rossoneri will be looking to finish this season off strong and fight for a coveted Champions League spot for next season.
"We'll see at the end of the year," he said. "I'm very happy that Leonardo [Araújo] and [Paolo] Maldini have returned to Milan, for them and also for the fans who needed people to be the face of Milan.
"I've spoken to Leo a few times and, of course, there were some jokes about my possible return to Milan.
"Joking aside, though, I have a year on my contract here in China and we'll see what happens.
"I receive so many comments every day from Milan fans on social media, from Italy and around the world.
"That makes me happy, and it makes me think that despite some years having passed since I left, the affection from the fans has never gone away.
"Who would I like to play with at Milan? That's a question I'd ask the fans: with whom would you like to see me play in this Milan?"
AC Milan's current form :chart_with_upwards_trend: pic.twitter.com/X4qJgaunFy- ACMilanSwiss (@AcMilanSwiss) 4 November 2018
Alessio Romagnoli:- FootballTalentScout (@FTalentScout) 4 November 2018
31/10: last minute winner vs Genoa
04/11: last minute winner vs Udinese
What a week for young AC Milan defender! :red_circle::black_circle: pic.twitter.com/xMC85BYQKJ
:pray: When AC Milan score in the 97th minute to win your acca... pic.twitter.com/MaGjGgRkxx- The Sportsman Bet (@TheSportsmanBet) 4 November 2018
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