ROME, Nov 25 (Reuters) – Striker Joaquin Correa scored a dramatic stoppage time equaliser for Lazio as they snatched a 1-1 draw towards AC Milan at a moist Stadio Olimpico on Sunday.
The win stored Lazio in fourth place in Serie A with 23 factors, one forward of their opponents who’re fifth. The highest 4 groups qualify for the Champions League subsequent season.
Milan, with out striker Gonzalo Higuain who was suspended following his sending-off within the 2-zero defeat to Juventus two weeks in the past, went forward with a Franck Kessie purpose within the 78th minute.
Davide Calabria pulled the ball again and the Ivorian’s shot was deflected into the online by Lazio defender Wallace.
Milan held on till deep into added time when within the 94th minute, Cristian Zapata headed a clearance straight at Correa and the Argentine managed the ball together with his thigh earlier than scoring with a low shot on the flip.
After the restart, Lazio coach Simone Inzaghi was despatched off for arguing however was solely coaxed into leaving the pitchside after a protest lasting a number of minutes. (Writing by Brian Homewood Modifying by Ian Chadband)