AC Milan 1-0 Torino: loaned Ante Rebic scores sixth goal in seven games while Stefano Pioli & men return to winning roads
- Milan forward Ante Rebic continued his excellent series form on Monday
- The international Croatia conquered the decisive goal in the 25th minute
- Milan became eight and Hellas Verona finished sixth moved on goal difference
The Croatia international, on loan from Bundesliga side Eintracht Frankfurt, bolted on a Samuel Castillejo puts the decisive goal home after 25 minutes and marks his sixth in the last seven league games.
Milan comes in eighth place on 35 points, but only takes the seventh placed Parma and Hellas Verona as the sixth on goal difference.
The home team came close to doubling their advantage after the break when Zlatan Ibrahimovic shot a shot just wide, before Castillejo fired a low shot of goal from a promising position in the area.
Moreno Longo took charge of Torino for the second time since replacing the fired Walter Mazzari earlier in February, but his side fell to another defeat after losing 3-1 to Sampdoria on his debut.
Torino is 14th with 27 points, five clear in the relegation zone, but has lost their last five Series A games, conceding 17 goals in the process.
Torino SACK Walter Mazzarri after being in charge for two years after a bleak run, saw them award 15 GOALS in three games with Moreno Longo named the end of the season
- Torino made the decision to bag manager Walter Mazzarri on Tuesday
- The Turin-based team sent 15 goals in their last three league games
- Fan protests against it team escalated after a miserable 7-0 loss to Atalanta
Torino has fired manager Walter Mazzarri after seeing the side collapse against Lecce.
A 4-0 defeat to the Series A minnows turned out to be the last straw for the club's management and Mazzarri was trimmed on Tuesday, quickly replaced by youth boss Moreno Longo until the end of The season.
Four consecutive defeats, including a 7-0 loss to Atalanta and exit from the Coppa Italia by AC Milan saw Mazzarri's position become untenable and the club confirmed his resignation on Tuesday afternoon.
WALTER MAZZARRI TORINO RECORD
Wins : 37
Draws : 24
Defeats : 27
& # 39; President Ubrano Cairo and coach Walter Mazzarri have decided, after a thorough analysis of the current situation, to end their professional relationship & # 39 ;, a club statement read on Tuesday .
& # 39; Torino Football Club therefore announces the consensual resolution of Wal to have the contract of Mazzarri.
& # 39; The club wants to thank the coach and all his staff for the dedication, honesty and professionalism shown over the past two years. & # 39;
Mazzarri began his work strongly after his arrival in January 2018, navigating from the club to the seventh in the league and in the qualifying rounds for Europe.
The defeat for Wolves in the Europa League qualifies their ambitions and since then their fortunes have fallen sharply, especially defensively.
The loss of 7-0 against Atalanta was particularly irritating and the supporters left in thousands before the final whistle to gather outside and protest against their poor results.
After the game, Torino players reportedly ran into tears in the locker room when they faced the humiliating defeat and things only got worse in the most recent loss for Lecce.
The whole team left for a winter training after the loss of Atalanta while the club's players tried to escape the criticism that fans and the Italian media await. Ultimately, Mazzarri couldn't turn around to save his job.
Torino & # 39; has decided to fire Walter Mazzarri after a series of heavy defeats & # 39; the former Watford manager leaving the Series A side after two years
Torino is set to dismiss manager Walter Mazzarri after sunday 4-0 thumping from humble Lecce.
The historic Italian side has leaked a huge 15 goals in their last three games, with a 4-2 hidden for AC Milan and a 7-0 collapse at home for Atalanta coming for this weekend embarrassment.
However, his rule now seems to have reached a low point, and Acco rending to Football Italia the Italian will be fired after recent results.
His stay in the hot-seat in Turin has lasted since January 2018, and former Frosinone coach Moreno Longo is said to be the favorite to take over.
Turin is still 12th in the Serie A, but their journey in the Europa League ended in the play-off phase by Wolves.
Next, they face Claudio Ranieri & # 39; s Sampdoria, with the former Leicester coach taking the side out of relegation places and up to 16th has drawn.
Atalanta beats SEVEN beyond Torino in Serie A as hat-trick hero Josip Ilicic scores blast from the center line when home fans leave early to protest with players tearing & # 39; in tears & # 39; lagging behind humiliating showing
- Josip Ilic scored a hat trick when Atalanta brought the sword into battle on Saturday night
- One of Ilic & # 39; s efforts was an incredible free kick from the center line
- Torino supporters left the ground early in their thousands after shocking showing
Josip Ilic scored a hat trick – including a free kick from half the line – while Atalanta hit Torino 7-0 on Saturday-evening to allegedly leave the home players in tears after the game.
Atalanta was fifth in the game, 11 points clear of the 10th placed Torino, but there was an alarming quality gap between the sides from the kick-off.
Goals of Ilic and Robin Gozens made it 2-0 before Duvan Zapata added a third just after the break.
But it was an incredible free kick from Ilic that broke the hearts of Turin and opened the locks.
The Slovenian boomed an attempt from almost the center line, which will certainly be a contender for the goal of the season.
Home supporters started to leave the ground with thousands and Atalanta took full advantage of the growing disillusion by adding three more goals.
Rome: 4-2-3-1: Lopez , Florenzi, Mancini, Smalling, Kolarov, Diawara, Veretout (Mkhitaryan 63 & # 39;), Zaniolo (Under 87 & # 39;), Pellegrini, Perotti (Kalinic 73 & # 39;), Dzeko
Subs not used: Jesus, Cetin, Spinazzola, Antonucci, Fuzato, Gazebo 45), Kolarov (55), Mancini (63), Florenzi (76)
Manager : Paulo Foncesca
Torino 3-4-2: Sirigu, Izzo, N & # 39; Koulou, Djidji, Silvestri, Lukic, Rincon, Aina (Laxalt 89 & # 39;), Remiro (M Adopo 90 + 6 & # 39;), Verdi (Meite 69 & # 39;), Belotti
Subs not used: Zaza, Bonifazi, Ujkani, Rosati, Buongiorno, N Adopo
Target scorer: Belotti (45 + 2, 86 & # 39;)
Booked: Izzo (15), Verdi (20)
Manager: Walter Mazzarri
Torino (3-5-2): Sirigu, Bremer (Aina 57), N & # 39; Koulou, Izzo, Silvestri, Lukic, Baselli (Bernenguer 71), Meite, Ansaldi, Verdi, Belotti
Subs not used: Djidji , Edera, Rincon, Rosati, Ujkani, Zaza
Booked: Izzo, Aina
Inter Milan (3-5-2) ): Handanovic, Goddess or Free, Skriniar, D & # 39; Ambrosio (Dimarco 83), Vecino, Brozovic, Barella (Valero 45 + 3), Biraghi, Lukaku, Martinez (Candreva 69)
] Subs not used: Agoume, Bastoni, Berni, Esposito, Fonseca, Lazaro, Padelli, Ranocchia
Targets: Martinez 12, by Vrij 32, Lukaku 55
Booked: Martine z, D & # 39; Ambrosio, Skriniar
Referee: F Maresca
Wolves play Serie A side Torino in Europa League playoffs as they defeat the Armenian FC FCunun
- The Nuno Espirito Santo team plays for the first time in Europe in 39 year
- Wolves beat Northern Irish side Crusaders in the second qualifying round
- They then play FC Pyunik of Armenia for a right to play Torino of Shakhtyor
- Wolves start their Premier League campaign on Sunday in Leicester
- Third heat vs FC Pyunik, August 15-8
- Playoff round vs Torino OR Shakhtyor, August 22-29
- Juventus have regained top position in Serie A after a 1-0 win away in Torino
- Maurizio Sarri & # 39; s men dominated the match but struggled to find breakthrough
- Matthijs showed up with his first Juve goal in 70th minute to seal the victory 
Arsenal in conversation with Torino defending Armando Izzo as agent & heads to London & # 39;
- Tuttomercato claims that the agent from Izzo emigrated to London to meet the club
Wolves can face a glamorous Europa League Torino arranged for a play-off against both clubs that will come through their third qualifying round next week.
Nuno Espirito Santo & side face FC Pyunik of Armenia over two legs with the reward a draw against the seven-time Italian champions or Belarusian side Shakhtyor Soligorsk.
The winners of the two-legged draw, which will take place on 22 and 29 August respectively, will be guaranteed a place in the group stage of the competition.
WOLVES & ROUTE TO THE GROUP CITIES
Northern Irish side Crusaders 6-1 on gathering in the second qualifying round and will have to navigate two more stages before Thursday evening group stages get glamor.
Elsewhere, when Celtic loses their Champions League qualifier against Cluj, the Scottish champions fall into the Europa League and meet either AIK from Stockholm or the Moldovan Sheriff.
The Rangers of Steven Gerrard face either Legia Warsaw of Poland or Atromitos of Greece if they win their third qualifying round against Midtjylland, while Aberdeen meets AEK Larnaca or Ghent, provided they first defeated Rijeka.
Dundalk got the tempting prospect to be the last to face the Ajax Champions League semi-finalists – but only if the Irish party defeats Slovan Bratislava and Ajax loses their Champions League qualification for PAOK Salonika.
Linfield plays APOEL or Qarabag on the condition that they defeat Sutjeska, while The New Saints & # 39; reward for a victory over Ludogorets would be a meeting with Maribor or Rosenborg.
Torino 0-1 Juventus: Matthijs from the first Serie A goal of Ligt insures a small victory in the Derby della Mole to send the men of Maurizio Sarri back to the top of the table
Juventus remained top of the series and kept winning start of the season against their less glamorous neighbors Torino when a second half goal from Ligt & # 39; s Matthijs gave them a 1-0 win in Saturday's Derby della Mole.
The 20-year-old Dutchman hooked the ball in following a corner to score his first goal for the Turin club midway through the second half of a filthy, bad-humored match.
Juventus pursues a consecutive title and is still unbeaten since Maurizio Sarri took over as a coach before the start of the season, leading with 29 points from 11 games, one for Inter Milan, who previously won 2-1 in Bologna.
Matthijs From Ligt celebrates after scoring the winner in the second half
They have won nine and drew two of their last 11 encounters with Turin and have only been beaten once by their neighbors since 1995.
Van Ligt was in action on both ends in the first half.
He was lucky enough not to give away punishment for handball in his own area and was forced to make a brilliant rescue of Salvatore Sirigu just before the rest in the other.
& # 39; I immediately knew it wasn't a punishment, because the rules are that if my arms are down here, it's not a punishment. & # 39;
Gonzalo Higuain gave the Juve attack a little extra when he came in the second half and quickly forced another rescue from Sirigu with a volley.
Juventus broke the deadlock after 70 minutes when Higuain turned a corner back at the far post and from Lies beyond Sirigu shot and Torino coach left Walter Mazzarri furious with his defense
Torino fought back well and Bremer had the ball in the net with a chest and volley at a standstill, but the Brazilian attempt was rejected due to offside.
Torino 2-1 AC Milan: Andrea Belotti scores twice in five second-half minutes hosts come from behind to win after Krzysztof Piatek & # 39; s early strike
Torino ahead Andrea Belotti inspired a second half turn with two goals to be defeated AC Milan 2-1 on Thursday, accumulating more pain over the fallen giants of Italian football when they slid to 13th place in the Series A table.
Milan, reeling from a 2-0 derby defeat by Inter, got a strong start when the Polish attacker Krzysztof Piatek converted a penalty in the 18th minute.
Italy striker Belotti missed a clear opportunity for the hosts just before the break, but made good by leveling in the 72nd minute with a thumping strike from outside the area that Gianluigi Donnarumma was too powerful offers in the Milan goal.
Belotti set his side in front with a sloppy four minutes later but emphatic finish, in which he attacked another poor piece of goal by Donnarumma to bundle the loose ball to the net and then summon a scissors kick to hit it into the net.
Simone Zaza should have sealed the victory for Torino in victory when he only tore to goal but slipped when he tried to bypass Donnarumma.
Torino instead sweated for all three points, relying on an impressive save from goalkeeper Salvatore Sirigu to defeat Piatek from a scoreless shot and inflict a third defeat in five games on six times European champion. Milan.
Torino moved to nine points after five games, while Milan is 13th to six. Inter led the ranking on 15 points.
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Unai Emery has made his defense a top priority this summer after another season in which a leaky back line cost it Without the Champions League on a relatively modest budget.
The Italian press claims that the agent has streamed from Izzo to London for conversations with Arsenal
And it has been identified as an Italian center behind Izzo as an important target.
Italian sales Tuttomercato claims that 27-year-old Izzo & Paolo Palermo agent has
Torino does not wish to sell one of their protagonists, who still have three years remaining with his current contract and will demand a substantial compensation if they are
Arsenal is believed to have a transfer budget in the region of £ 45 million this summer, but that can be increased with player sales .
Izzo joined Turin from Genoa last Saturday and, apart from one of their Series A games, started four goals in the process.