Napoli and Milan played out a thrilling 2-2 draw in Serie A on Sunday night, with both sides sharing the points at the Stadio Diego Armando Maradona.

The hosts took the lead in the first half through Piotr Zielinski, but Milan equalized in the second half through Rafael Leao. Napoli then regained the lead through Matteo Politano, but Milan equalized again through Olivier Giroud.

Highlights

15' Napoli take the lead through Piotr Zielinski. Zielinski picks up the ball on the edge of the box and curls a beautiful shot into the top corner.
38' Milan equalize through Rafael Leao. Leao picks up the ball on the left flank and dribbles past two defenders before slotting the ball into the bottom corner.
61' Napoli regain the lead through Matteo Politano. Politano receives a pass from Zielinski and shoots from the edge of the box into the bottom corner.
75' Milan equalize again through Olivier Giroud. Giroud heads in a cross from Theo Hernandez.

Analysis

This was a thrilling game between two of the best teams in Serie A. Both sides created plenty of chances and could have won the game.

Napoli started the game better and took a deserved lead through Zielinski. However, Milan equalized through Leao and then took control of the game in the second half.

Napoli regained the lead through Politano, but Milan equalized again through Giroud.

In the end, both sides had to settle for a point.

Conclusion

This was a fair result for both teams. Both sides played well and created plenty of chances.

Napoli will be disappointed not to have won the game, but they will be happy with a point against a strong Milan side.

Milan will also be happy with a point against a strong Napoli side. They showed great character to come back from two goals down.

Post-match quotes

Luciano Spalletti (Napoli coach):

"I'm happy with the performance of my team. We created a lot of chances and could have won the game. However, we need to learn to defend better. We conceded two soft goals."

Stefano Pioli (Milan coach):

"I'm proud of my team. They showed great character to come back from two goals down. We created a lot of chances and could have won the game. However, we need to be more clinical in front of goal."

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