FULL TIME: Chiesa inspires Juve to a 3-1 win with a brace with McKennie grabbing the third off the bench. Calabria netted for AC Milan who suffer their first defeat of the season. Thanks for following the game with us..
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- CalabriaKalulu Kyatengwa81'
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AC Milan - Juventus
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CHANCE! Maldini on a goodrun, but the scuffed finish is straight at Szczesny when Diaz was free.
Milan looking tired in the closing stages.
5 mins of added time.
- Yellow cardAlessio RomagnoliAC Milan
Romagnoli booked for a block which sent Ronaldo tumbling.
CHANCE! Calhanoglu blasts his shot over and landed badly on his ankle.
- OffGianluca FrabottaJuventus
- OnMerih DemiralJuventus
Demiral is on for Juve, another defensive change, for Frabotta.
If it stays like this Juve will be 7 points behind AC Milan with a game in hand.
GOOD SAVE! Calhanoğlu with a low strike that the keeper saves.
- OffSimon KjærAC Milan
- OnAndrea ContiAC Milan
Kjaer, Calabria and Dalot off, Kalulu, Conti and Maldini on.
Milan preparing to make some changes but it may be too little, too late.
Juve showing the strength of their bench with the two subs combining.
- GoalWeston McKennieJuventus
GOAL FOR JUVE! McKennie from close range from Kulusevsk's brilliant run and pass.
Milan cranking up the pressure. Kessie pulls back from the by-line for Leao but the ball had gone out.
- OffRodrigo BentancurJuventus
Arthur is on for Bentancur, who has been below-par.
- OffAaron RamseyJuventus
- OnFederico BernardeschiJuventus
Ramsey makes way for Bernadeschi.
CHANCE! Hakan with a free-kick from around 30 yards. He thumps it wide.
TOP SAVE! Lovely ball into the box from Ronaldo for McKeenie whose shot is put around the post by Donnarumma. He then catches the ball from the set-piece.
Bentancur in late on Castillejo, he escapes a card having already been on a booking.
McKennie seems to be playing in midfield to shore things up.
Hauge makes way for Diaz.
Kulusevski is in acres of space down the flank, he fires in a low cross which hits Rmanogli and the keeper saves.
Milan have a record of scoring at least two goals in every game. They have yet to make a change.
- OffPaulo DybalaJuventus
- OnWeston McKennieJuventus
Dybala off, McKennie on. That is a surprise.
- OffFederico ChiesaJuventus
- OnDejan KulusevskiJuventus
Chiesa seems to have a knock, Kulusevski is on.
- GoalFederico ChiesaJuventus
GOAL FOR JUVE! Chiesa cuts inside and guides it into the bottom corner. Great technique.
- Yellow cardRodrigo BentancurJuventus
Bentancur, who has been anonymous, is booked for a late challenge.
McKennie and Kulusevski are getting ready for Juve. Ramsey looks a cert to be subbed off.
Kalulu and Daniel Maldini are preparing to come on.
Juve slowly finding their rhythm in the final third. Frabotta's cross is cleared. Its so finely poised this game.
CHANCE! De Ligt's cross falls to Ramsey at the back stick and he scuffs his shot again and its into the side-netting.
Lovely pass by Ronaldo onto Dybala on the edge of the box whose shot is charged down.
Ramsey is brought down midway in the Milan half. The free-kick is played short and Milan deal with the danger.
Calabria celebrates the equaliser.
Milan picking up where they left off in the first half and are dominating possession.
From the resulting corner, Bonucci wins a foul and its a free-kick to Juve. Hes been a collosus.
GOOD SAVE! Hakan squares it to Dalot whose low drive from distance is messily parried by the keeper.
Bright start from Milan. Bonucci on two occasions is in the right place to clear the danger.
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KICK OFF: We are back underway.
- End of 1st Half
HALF TIME: It has been enthralling, breathless stuff. Chiesa gave Juve the lead before Calabria with a brilliant first-time finish with the visitors claiming there had been a foul in the buildup.
CHANCE! Ronaldo pulls it back for Ramsey, who in plenty of space scuffs the finish. That was poor from the ex-Arsenal man.
Juve are furious, claiming there was a foul on Rabiot in the buildup. But the goal stands.
- GoalDavide CalabriaAC Milan
GOAL FOR MILAN! Leao squares it for Calabria who first time sidefoots it into the corner.
Juve have certainly stepped off the gas since going in front. Frabotta is not bombing forward as much.
Szczesny is having a rather good game.
Its all going to plan so far for the visitors, who started the day 10 points behind AC Milan.
DOUBLE SAVE! Szczesny prevents an own goal from Ramsey then keeps out a low shot.
Chiesa at the centre of the celebrations after his goal.
CHANCE! Dalot cuts it back to Calhanoglu whose strike from distance is low and comfortable for the keeper. This is a good spell of pressure from the Serie A leaders.
CHANCE! Calabria has space 25 yards and fires a shot over the bar, decent effort.
Brilliant block from Bonucci in the groin to stop Hakan's piledriver from the edge of the box. Thats what you call taking one for the team.
The end to end action continues. Miulan have a corner from the left which is headed clear.
Chiesa, who has been on fire, has a low cross blocked for a corner. The delivery towards Ronaldo is headed away.
GOOD SAVE! Ramsey gives it away to Hauge, who threads it through for Leao whsoe drive is saved at the near post. From the corner, its cleared, a cross is flashed across goal but no-one is thee to convert.
That pass from Dybala for the goal will be replayed endlessly in the coming days.
CHANCE! Chiesa glides towards the box and his low shot is straight at the keeper, Ronaldo was furious he did not get the pass.
CLOSE! Milan break. Leao cuts inside and curls a shot from just inside the area which goes narrowly wide. So close.
Chiesa cuts the ball back for Ronaldo in the box but he cannot make clean contact and Romagnoli, clears.
The visitors had derserved that after a intense spell of pressure.
- GoalFederico ChiesaJuventus
GOAL FOR JUVE! Beautiful. Chiesa with a low finish into the corner from inside the area after Dybala's flick.
Its another Juve corner. This time Donnarumma comes for it and barely gets anything on it. Its crossed back in and Chiesa cannot flash a header towards goal.
WOODWORK! Ronaldo with a dummy and a cross which is put behind for a corner. De Ligt heads it on, it falls to Chiesa who smashes a shot against the post.
Milan win a free-kick mifway in the Juve half. But Hakan's delivery is a poor one and the keeper collects.
Lovely football from the hosts from their own box to the Juve area, Hauge is unable to control the cross.
Milan have scored at least two goals in their last 17 Serie A games. Only three clubs have achieved a longer streak. They were Barcelona (18 in 2006 and 2013, and 19 in 1948), Bayern Munich (20 in 2014) and Manchester United (22 in 1959).
CLOSE! Dybala is tackled by Kessie, it comes to Frabotta and his rising drive from distance flies over the bar.
Its been a frenetic start in Milan.
GOOD SAVE! Bentancur miscontrols it in his own box, Castillejo takes advantage and fires a low shot which the keeper puts around the post for a corner which comes to nothing.
Bentancur puts the ball behind for a corner. Its played short and Hauge hammers in a shot which is charged down.
Ouch. Chiesa on the end of a nasty challenge from Hernandez, who escapes a card.
Leao tries his luck from distance with a low skidder which flies wide.
CHANCE! Juve go up the other end, its but back by Frabotta for Dybala whose shot from close range is ddeflected straight into the keeper's arms.
KICK OFF: We are underway at the San Siro.
The teams are out.
COUNTDOWN: 5 mins tilll kick off!
Leao has scored 2 goals in his past 3 games for the home side.
Milan icon Paolo Maldini said it will be bizarre seeing former team-mate Andrea Pirlo in the dugout for the visitors.
“Seeing Andrea on the other touchline is still a bit strange.
"I still see him as my teammate. We’re rivals tonight, but he will always be my brother.”
Maldini added: "Juventus have more to lose than we do, because if the worst comes to the worst, we’ll still be top of the table tonight.
"We have many difficulties with COVID, injuries and everything else, but these players have already proved over the last few months that they have extraordinary spirit.”
Juve defender Danilo told Sky Sport Italia: “It’s a very important game, we all know that. We have to play to win, as we always do, and this is a game that can give us a really positive boost going forward.
“It’s difficult, but if we play with the right intensity and concentration, then we can get the result.
“We respect Milan, they are in great shape, doing remarkable things and we admire their progress, but we can have our say.”
Juve find themselves 10 points off the lead, albeit with a game in hand. They can climb above Napoli in fourth if they win tonight.
JUVENTUS: Szczesny; Danilo, De Ligt, Bonucci, Frabotta; Chiesa, Bentancur, Rabiot, Ramsey; Dybala, Ronaldo.
AC MILAN: Donnarumma; Dalot, Kjær, Romagnoli, Hernandez; Calabria, Kessie; Castillejo, Hakan, Hauge; Leao.
AC Milan have the chance to go 4 points clear at the top of the table after Inter Milan lost 2-1 to Sampdoria earlier.
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