Europa League - Qualifying Play-offs
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AC Milan win 9-8 on penalties

Rio Ave 2-2 AC Milan (AC Milan win 9-8 on pens): Italian giants triumph in epic shootout

AC Milan scored a 120th-minute equaliser and then came out on top in a 24-penalty shootout to beat Rio Ave and reach the Europa League group stage.

Trailing 2-1 in the final seconds of extra time the visitors were awarded a penalty, which Hakan Calhanoglu converted.

That took the game to a shootout, with Milan coming out on top 9-8 in the 12th round of spot kicks.

The win means AC Milan will go into Friday's group-stage draw.

Line-ups

Rio Ave

Formation 4-2-3-1

  • 1Kieszek
  • 25Pinto
  • 6BorevkovicBooked at 120mins
  • 33de Jesus SantosBooked at 47mins
  • 4Macedo Monte
  • 8Vaz Alves MonteiroBooked at 68minsSubstituted forJamborat 75'minutes
  • 5Carvalho SouzaBooked at 64mins
  • 14Piazon
  • 10Silva LopesSubstituted forOliveira Geraldesat 66'minutes
  • 21Cardoso ManéSubstituted forde Souzaat 109'minutes
  • 9Pereira Castro MoreiraBooked at 41minsSubstituted forMuondo Dalaat 86'minutes

Substitutes

  • 7Muondo Dala
  • 11Oliveira Geraldes
  • 22da Silva Vieira
  • 23Jambor
  • 24Gaspar Amaral
  • 70de Souza
  • 77Ferreira Coelho Pereira

AC Milan

Formation 4-2-3-1

  • 99G Donnarumma
  • 2Calabria
  • 24KjaerBooked at 113mins
  • 46Gabbia
  • 19HernándezBooked at 61mins
  • 4Bennacer
  • 79KessiéSubstituted forTonaliat 105'minutes
  • 7Castillejo AzuagaSubstituted forDíazat 45'minutes
  • 10Calhanoglu
  • 56SaelemaekersSubstituted forColomboat 95'minutes
  • 27MaldiniSubstituted forda Conceição Leãoat 67'minutesBooked at 98mins

Substitutes

  • 1Tatarusanu
  • 8Tonali
  • 17da Conceição Leão
  • 21Díaz
  • 29Colombo
  • 33Krunic
  • 93Laxalt
Referee:
Jesús Gil Manzano

Match Stats

Home TeamRio AveAway TeamAC Milan
Possession
Home46%
Away54%
Shots
Home7
Away24
Shots on Target
Home3
Away4
Corners
Home1
Away10
Fouls
Home23
Away23

Scores, Results & Fixtures

Thursday 1st October 2020

As It Stood

A

TeamPWDLFAGDPts
1Sevilla65011431115
2Apoel Nicosia6312108210
3FK Qarabag6123811-35
4F91 Dudelange6114818-104

B

TeamPWDLFAGDPts
1Malmö FF632186211
2FC Copenhagen62315419
3Dynamo Kyiv61417707
4Lugano603325-33

C

TeamPWDLFAGDPts
1FC Basel6411124813
2Getafe640284412
3FK Krasnodar6303711-49
4Trabzonspor6015311-81

D

TeamPWDLFAGDPts
1LASK6411114713
2Sporting6402117412
3PSV Eindhoven6222912-38
4Rosenborg6015311-81

E

TeamPWDLFAGDPts
1Celtic6411106413
2CFR Cluj640264212
3Lazio620469-36
4Rennes611458-34

F

TeamPWDLFAGDPts
1Arsenal6321147711
2Frankfurt6303810-29
3Standard Liege6222810-28
4Vitória Guimarães6123710-35

G

TeamPWDLFAGDPts
1FC Porto631289-110
2Rangers62318629
3Young Boys62228718
4Feyenoord612379-25

H

TeamPWDLFAGDPts
1Espanyol6321124811
2Ludogorets6222101008
3Ferencvárosi TC614157-27
4CSKA Moscow612339-65

I

TeamPWDLFAGDPts
1KAA Gent6330117412
2Wolfsburg632197211
3Saint-Étienne604268-24
4Oleksandria6033610-43

J

TeamPWDLFAGDPts
1Istanbul Basaksehir631279-210
2Roma623112669
3B Mgladbach622269-38
4RZ Pellets WAC612378-15

K

TeamPWDLFAGDPts
1Sporting Braga6420159614
2Wolves6411115613
3Slovan Bratislava61141013-34
4Besiktas6105615-93

L

TeamPWDLFAGDPts
1Man Utd6411102813
2AZ Alkmaar623115879
3Partizan Belgrade6222101008
4FC Astana6105419-153
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