Juve’s Allegri relieved to listen to closing whistle in Milan draw



Allegri Juventus Serie A

FILE PHOTO: Soccer – Serie A – Juventus v AC Milan – Allianz Stadium, Turin, Italy – September 19, 2021 Juventus coach Massimiliano Allegri reacts REUTERS/Massimo Pinca

TURIN, Italy – Offended Juventus coach Massimiliano Allegri stated it was fortunate the ultimate whistle blew within the 1-1 dwelling draw with AC Milan on Sunday as a result of his group might have misplaced.

Juve took an early 1-0 lead because of Alvaro Morata’s strike and seemed in management going into the latter phases however they spurned an opportunity to earn their first Serie A win of the season.

Ante Rebic equalized late within the second half and Milan had possibilities to win because the Turin aspect didn’t hold a Serie A clear sheet for the primary time since early March.

“Fortunately the referee whistled for the tip in any other case we might have misplaced it,” Allegri informed DAZN.

“Tonight I’m fairly indignant. The group performed effectively within the first half, solely conceding an extended shot to Milan.

“In the long run, we even risked shedding even if till they equalized we had been in whole management.

“Sadly we misplaced consideration and willpower… we’ve to enhance even when the group are to take a step ahead.”

Allegri additionally shouldered a number of the blame for a outcome that leaves Juve languishing in 18th place on two factors from 4 matches after bringing on forwards Moise Kean, Federico Chiesa and Dejan Kulusevski within the second half.

“I’ll admit that I made errors on the substitutions,” Allegri added. “I bought it mistaken. I ought to have put extra defensive gamers on and put the 1-0 lead underneath lock and key. I take duty for that.”

Milan coach Stefano Pioli praised his aspect for coming from behind to take a degree, particularly given the harm absentees.

“We conceded a objective the place we made too many naive errors, which allowed Juve to defend deep and counter within the first half,” he informed DAZN.

“As all the time, Milan don’t lack want, character, willpower and grit, so we continued in search of the victory all through the match. I’ve all the time seen my gamers prepared to beat their limitations.”


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