In the second round of Serie A, Milan drew 1-1 away to Atalanta. Talking about the match, Milan manager Pioli said that this match was different from other matches. Milan fell behind in less than half an hour, and it was almost Atalanta's first attack. Milan controlled the game, but lacked accuracy in the attacking end.
Pioli said he was satisfied with the team's performance, pace and compactness, but as Milan, could not be satisfied with the draw's, despite being satisfied with the team's performance.
Pioli said that Milan created threats in the final moments but failed to score another goal and he agreed that the team dropped 2 points.
For the defense, Pioli said that Milan was always unable to stop the opponent's crosses and gave too much space to the opponent, in addition, Milan could have read Malinowski's moves better and that conceded goal was unlucky, if the shot was not refracted after hitting Kalulu, then Maignan could have finished the save.