Lazio 0-3 AC Milan: Lazio lose ground on Juve in Serie A title race

Zlatan Ibrahimovic helped AC Milan stun second-placed Lazio to move leaders Juventus closer to a ninth straight Serie A title.

The former Juve forward, 38, doubled his side’s lead with a penalty after Hakan Calhanoglu’s impressive opener.

Victory was sealed after the interval when Ante Rebic slotted the third from close range.

With eight games remaining, Lazio remain second in the table, seven points behind Maurizio Sarri’s side.

Juventus had earlier cruised past Torino in the Turin derby as Cristiano Ronaldo scored his first free-kick for the defending champions. – at the 43rd attempt.

Ibrahimovic’s Milan move into the last Europa League qualification spot in sixth, although seventh-placed Napoli are just a point behind with a game in hand.

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Match Stats

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Match ends, Lazio 0, Milan 3.

Full Time

Second Half ends, Lazio 0, Milan 3.

Foul by Ante Rebic (Milan).

Francesco Acerbi (Lazio) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Offside, Milan. Alexis Saelemaekers tries a through ball, but Lucas Paquetá is caught offside.

Lucas Paquetá (Milan) wins a free kick on the left wing.

Foul by Manuel Lazzari (Lazio).

Corner, Milan. Conceded by Denis Vavro.

Davide Calabria (Milan) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Djavan Anderson (Lazio).

Hand ball by Bobby Adekanye (Lazio).

Attempt missed. Denis Vavro (Lazio) right footed shot from outside the box is just a bit too high. Assisted by Marco Parolo following a set piece situation.

Hand ball by Alexis Saelemaekers (Milan).

Attempt missed. Danilo Cataldi (Lazio) right footed shot from the left side of the box misses to the right. Assisted by Jordan Lukaku.

Substitution

Substitution, Milan. Lucas Biglia replaces Franck Kessié.

Rade Krunic (Milan) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Francesco Acerbi (Lazio).

Rade Krunic (Milan) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Foul by Marco Parolo (Lazio).

Booking

Lucas Paquetá (Milan) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.

Foul by Lucas Paquetá (Milan).

Patric (Lazio) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Attempt missed. Theo Hernández (Milan) left footed shot from the centre of the box is close, but misses to the left. Assisted by Rade Krunic.

Offside, Lazio. Jordan Lukaku tries a through ball, but Bobby Adekanye is caught offside.

Booking

Jordan Lukaku (Lazio) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.

Alexis Saelemaekers (Milan) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Jordan Lukaku (Lazio).

Hand ball by Djavan Anderson (Lazio).

Corner, Lazio. Conceded by Davide Calabria.

Substitution

Substitution, Milan. Davide Calabria replaces Andrea Conti.

Substitution

Substitution, Milan. Rade Krunic replaces Giacomo Bonaventura.

Foul by Alessio Romagnoli (Milan).

Jordan Lukaku (Lazio) wins a free kick on the left wing.

Corner, Lazio. Conceded by Lucas Paquetá.

Attempt saved. Theo Hernández (Milan) left footed shot from the centre of the box is saved in the bottom right corner. Assisted by Ante Rebic.

Substitution

Substitution, Lazio. Djavan Anderson replaces Sergej Milinkovic-Savic.

Foul by Franck Kessié (Milan).

Francesco Acerbi (Lazio) wins a free kick on the left wing.

Attempt missed. Sergej Milinkovic-Savic (Lazio) right footed shot from outside the box is high and wide to the left. Assisted by Manuel Lazzari.

Substitution

Substitution, Lazio. Danilo Cataldi replaces Joaquín Correa.

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