AC Milan vs. Bologna - Football Match Report - September 21, 2020 - ESPN

AC Milan’s veteran forward Zlatan Ibrahimovic scored twice and furthermore missed an open objective to give his side a 2-0 win over Bologna to get their Serie A mission looking winning so far on Monday.

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The 38- year-old broke the stop with a transcending header in the 35th minute and included the second with a punishment – the first in Serie A this season – five minutes after the break.

Milan stretched out their unbeaten hurry to 15 games in all rivalries as they began where they left off last season, recommending they are fit for fighting for a Champions League spot.

“If I was 20-years-old, I’d have scored another two,” said Ibrahimovic, who has 14 objectives in 22 matches since returning for a second stretch at Milan in January.

“I don’t want people to talk about my age, I want to be treated the same as everyone else. It doesn’t matter if I am 38, I want to be treated like someone aged 20 and do the same work.”

Bologna mentor Sinisa Mihajlovic included that Ibrahimovic was the contrast between the sides.

“They had Ibrahimovic and we didn’t,” he said. “Everything they created came from him. Apart from that, it was an even match.”

Roberto Soriano almost gave Bologna a stun lead after 90 seconds when his shot was avoided wide however Milan, who had lost their initial alliance coordinate in the last two seasons, took control after that.

Ismael Bennacer missed an open objective before Ibrahimovic transcended the Bologna guard to head in from Theo Hernandez’s cross.

Milan proceeded after the separate when Bennacer was brought by Riccardo Orsolini.

The ref at first granted a free kick yet adjusted his perspective to a punishment in the wake of counseling the VAR authorities and Ibrahimovic terminated the ball into the top right-hand corner.

He was given an overlaid edged opportunity to finish his cap stunt by Hakan Calhanoglu’s break upfield at the same time, having adjusted goalkeeper Lukasz Skorupski, he terminated wide of the objective, but to some degree cockeyed.

Substitute Federico Santander hit the bar for Bologna, who had Mitchell Dijks sent off for a second reserving in the 88th.

1,000 observers were permitted into the San Siro under COVID-19 guidelines and Milan welcomed neighborhood medical care laborers to take those spots.