AC Milan defender Ignazio Abate has questioned referee Nicola Rizzoli's decision to award Palermo a penalty in the teams' 2-2 draw.Rizzoli pointed to the spot in the dying seconds of the first half on Tuesday, after Abate touched the ball with his hand inside the area, and the Italy international feels the official's decision was a harsh one.
Milan coach Massimiliano Allegri praised his side's never-say-die attitude as they recovered from two goals down to draw 2-2 at Palermo.Goals from Riccardo Montolivo and Stephan El Shaarawy cancelled out strikes from Palermo's Fabrizio Miccoli and Franco Brienza as Milan salvaged a point in Tuesday's Serie A clash.
AC Milan coach Massimiliano Allegri may have earned a stay of execution after his side fought from behind for a 2-2 draw with Palermo.The embattled coach has been under severe pressure after a lacklustre start to his side's Serie A campaign and the Italian giants appeared headed for more misery after trailing 2-0 in Tuesday's clash with Palermo at the Stadio Renzo Barbera.
Alexandre Pato has praised Stephan El Shaarawy and believes the Italy international has what it takes to become an AC Milan great.The 20-year-old has been in sublime form for the Rossoneri in the opening months of the 2012-13 campaign, netting six goals in nine Serie A appearances.
AC Milan could secure back-to-back wins for the first time this season when they make the trip to Palermo on Tuesday.Milan ended their run of three successive defeats in all competitions and gave under-fire manager Massimiliano Allegri some much needed breathing space following their 1-0 triumph against Genoa.