AC Milan 2-1 Novara: El Shaarawy, Pato great-finish
AC Milan won the Coppa Italia tickets to the quarterfinals after a 2-1 win over Novara. The victory must be achieved through the extra period after both teams played 1-1 in normal time.
In a match at the San Siro on Wednesday (1/18/2012), the host first lead in the 24th minute through their young players, Stephan El Shaarawy. His right leg kick to the right corner of goalkeeper Alberto Fontana was unable to be driven.
Game must then proceed to the extra period after Novara balancer scored two minutes before the fight ended. Ivan Radovanovic successful free kick goal Amrco ripped Amelia.
In the extra period, Pato took the Rossoneri back ahead in the 100th minute. Score 2-1 for Milan's advantage lasted until the extra period is completed.
This victory led Milan to the quarterfinals to meet Lazio have first qualified for the quarterfinals.
AC Milan: Amelia; Bonera, Nesta, Mexes, Antonini (Abate 91 '); Merkel, Ambrosini, Nocerino; Emanuelson (Robinho 82'); Inzaghi (Pato 58 '), El Shaarawy.
Novara: Fontana; Morganella, Dellafiore, Paci, Centurioni (Pause 77 '), Garcia; Marianini (Jensen 54'), Radovanovic, Pesce; Granoche, Morimoto (Rubino 63 ').