Fiorentina produced an excellent display, particularly in the first half, while Milan looked completely uncomfortable in their system.
Max Allegri continued with the 4-2-3-1 system he’d successfully used in the 5-1 win over Cheivo, but brought back Philippe Mexes, Mattia De Sciglio and Kevin-Prince Boateng into the side.
Vincenzo Montella was without Stevan Jovetic, so used Luca Toni as his primary striker.
Fiorentina’s system seemed to cause Milan problems across the pitch – they were unable to win the ball quickly and didn’t exploit their numerical advantage on the flanks. Read more »