Milan – Lazio: prediction for the match of the championship of Italy
The Milan vs Lazio matchup on April 13, 2019 could be a key one for both teams in the fight for getting into the UEFA Champions League. The kickoff at the San Siro stadium is scheduled for 21:30 Moscow time.Milan The Milanists, in the last round, had an important trip to the championship leader – Juventus. The “Red-Blacks” were not favorites in this game, but the guests quickly began to correct this fact by starting the match with active actions near the champion’s goal. Krzysztof Pentek could open the scoring in the match, the Pole was in an excellent position in the third minute, but his shot missed the goal. There were not so many scoring chances in the first half, but Pentek still managed to improve for a previously unrealized moment. Milan opened the scoring in the 39th minute, Bakayoko took advantage of a mistake by Juve’s defenders and gave a pass to the Pole, who confidently outplayed the goalkeeper – 0:1. The guests scored, but then the game gradually began to come under the control of the “zebras”. Helped Juventus to level the score and Mateo Musacchio, the defender of Milan broke the rules in his own penalty area, and Paulo Dybala realized the penalty kick – 1:1. The champion felt the taste of victory, and six minutes before the end of the game he was already ahead, Moise Keane managed to snatch three points for the “black and white”, the player converted a one-on-one – 2:1. In stoppage time, Milan could have scored, but Hakan Calhanoglu shot right at the goalkeeper from an excellent position. The result – 2:1, the Milanists lost, and this allowed the competitors to get as close as possible. Now, in order to break away from Atalanta, and also not to allow Lazio to reduce the distance, the players of the “red-blacks” need to make great efforts and win the match Milan – Lazio. Lazio The Eagles are heading to the fashion capital for the second time in two weeks. After winning the match against Inter (0:1), the Romans will face Milan. But the guests could have approached the Milan-Lazio match in a much better mood, but the lost points in the match against SPAL and Sassuolo forced the Blue-and-Whites to leave the top six. The home match of the last round against Sassuolo turned out to be very difficult for the hosts. The Romans got off to a good start, Adam Marusich could have scored in the fourth minute, but the Montenegrin’s shot was parried by the visitors’ goalkeeper. The Eagles controlled the game, but this was not enough, because to win you need to score goals. The hosts took this fact literally and opened the scoring at the beginning of the second half, the penalty was converted by Ciro Immobile – 1:0 in the 53rd minute. But, much to our regret for the Lazio fans, we managed to keep the winning result only for five minutes, until Rogerio equalized the score, the midfielder pushed the ball from close range into an empty net – 1:1. The continuation of the match turned out to be very exciting. The hosts dominated and put pressure on the opponent’s goal until the last minutes of the game, but the end of the match almost became tragic for them. Sassuolo players ran away to counterattack a minute before the end of normal time, Sensi gave to Domenico Berardi, and the Italian easily converted a one-on-one exit. It seemed that this was the end, but Senad Lulic managed to save his team from defeat, the midfielder closed the cross from the flank and snatched a draw for his team in the last stoppage minute – 2:2. Odds for the match Milan – Lazio on April 13, 2019 Bookmakers from the Pari-Match company are not ready to determine a clear favorite in the upcoming match. Odds for the match Milan – Lazio: Milan win – 2.65; Draw – 3.35; Lazio win – 2.75. Milan – Lazio: prediction for the match It is unlikely that one of the teams will take risks in such an important game, where the cost of defeat will be much higher than the price of a possible victory. Prediction for the match Milan – Lazio: both halves total under 1.5, odds – 2.33.