EMPOLI: AC Milan midfielder Franck Kessie performed a starring function by way of scoring two times in a 4-2 win over Empoli on Wednesday, leaving the Rossoneri 2nd in Serie A on the halfway degree of the season.
The Ivory Coast global used to be deployed in a extra complex attacking midfield place, and excelled within the function by way of hanging two times sooner than halftime, all sides of Nedim Bajrami’s purpose for Empoli.
An Alessandro Florenzi loose kick and a Theo Hernandez purpose prolonged the guests’ lead, sooner than Andrea Pinamonti pulled one again for the hosts from the penalty spot.
Milan are 2nd with 42 issues, 4 in the back of leaders Inter Milan.
A surprise 1-0 defeat for Napoli at house to relegation struggling with Spezia manner the third-placed Neapolitans at the moment are 3 issues in the back of the Rossoneri.