Following on from last weekend's win over Napoli, it was important for Filippo "Pippo" Inzaghi and Milan to end the year in positive form in order to give themselves confidence heading into 2015. Given the circumstances at the Stadio Olimpico on Saturday night, it was a well-earned point for the Rossoneri in a 0-0 stalemate vs. Roma.
Inzaghi resisted the temptation to tinker with the starting lineup too much, and that arguably resulted in an organised and disciplined performance. Gervinho threatened...
AC Milan did their former coach Massimiliano Allegri a favour by holding Roma to a 0-0 draw with 10 men at the Stadio Olimpico on Saturday evening.
The result means Allegri's Juventus take a three-point lead over Roma into 2015 with the Giallorossi unable to break down Milan, who lost Pablo Armero to a red card in the 70th minute.
For their part, Milan missed the opportunity to move up to third in the table and will instead start the new year behind at least six other clubs in the Serie A standings.