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Milan attacker Alexis Saelemaekers happy with late equaliser to earn a point against Roma

ROME, ITALY - APRIL 29: Alexis Saelemaekers of AC Milan celebrates after scoring the team's first goal during the Serie A match between AS Roma and AC MIlan at Stadio Olimpico on April 29, 2023 in Rome, Italy. (Photo by Paolo Bruno/Getty Images)
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Milan attacker Alexis Saelemaekers admitted he was happy his 97th minute equalising goal helped his team avoid a detrimental league defeat this evening against Roma.

The Belgian scored in the final moments to cancel out Tammy Abraham’s 94th minute goal and earn the Rossoneri a much needed point at the Stadio Olimpico.

“The team and results are more important but I’m glad to have scored an important goal,” he told DAZN.

“It’s a shame we didn’t get the three points, they would’ve been huge. So I’m glad we got a draw but we wanted a victory.”

“The details were the difference tonight. This was a game between two strong teams and it was tough to find space. Now we’ve got to focus on our next match and ending the season in the strongest way possible.”

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