Date: 12th September 2021 at 9:05pm
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moved to the top of the table following an impressive 2-0 victory over on Sunday evening.

The secured the victory at the Stadio as strikers Rafael Leao and Zlatan Ibrahimovic got the goals, rounding off a complete team performance.

Elsewhere, missed a penalty in the first half, as Stefano Pioli’s side secured an important win.

Player Ratings:

Maignan 5.5; Calabria 5.5, Romagnoli 6, Tomori 5.5, Hernandez 6; Tonali 6, Kessie 5.5 (60′ Bakayoko 5.5) (74′ Bennacer 6); Florenzi 5.5 (60′ Saelemaekers 5.5), Diaz 5.5 (80′ Toure n/a), Leao 7 (60′ Ibrahimovic 6); Rebic 5.5

Player of the match – Rafael Leao

The Portuguese attacker was in fine form and was a constant threat with his pace down the left hand sided, combining with Theo Hernandez extremely well. He was rewarded with a superb goal, concluding a counter attack that he had started by carrying the ball through the heart of Lazio’s midfield. He then played a one-two with before slotting the ball into the corner.