AC Milan continued the excellent course in Serie A and reached to the 16th victory after defeating on San Siro the last team in the standings, Palermo. Without forcing, Milan won 2-0, due to Mario Balotelli’s double. The Italian striker reached to an impressive percentage of 7 goals in 6 appearancesfot the Rossoneri, since he has moved from Mancester City in the winter transfer window.
The hosts started perfectly and scored the first goal in the 8th minute. Balotelli has been kept by shirt in the box by Aronica and he has converted the penalty, having a 100% percentage so far to this domain in his entire career.
Palermo tried to cause surprise in Milan, but had bad luck. In minute 55, Dybala remained with Abbiati, but the experienced keeper excellent defended for the hosts.
In minute 66, AC Milan has removed emotions after a goofed of the same Aronica, and Balotelli took advantage of the opportunity and scored for 2-0.
The end of the game was peaceful. AC Milan has not forced for a third goal, while Palermo was unable to come back and score against their Sunday’s rivals.
AC Milan remain in 3rd place in Serie A table with 54 points, 2 points down by the 2nd Napoli, while Palermo have to fight hard to avoid relegation.