It took just six seconds for AC Milan to direct versus Sassuolo on Sunday — the quickest intention in the heritage of Serie A.
Rafael Leao wrote his name into the record books when Hakan Calhanoglu drove into the Sassuolo 50 percent straight from kickoff and located Leao, who slash by means of the opposition protection to rating with exactly 6.2 seconds on the clock.
It not only beat the former file in Italian football established by Paolo Poggi, but also turned the speediest objective at any time scored in Europe’s leading five leagues.
AC Milan, with no the hurt Zlatan Ibrahimovic, went on to gain 2-1 many thanks to a next intention from Alexis Saelemaekers halfway through the initially 50 %.
Domenico Berardi’s late absolutely free-kick proved only a consolation for the household facet.
The get indicates Milan is 1 position forward of rival Inter at the prime of Serie A and 4 obvious of Serie A champion Juventus in third.
Poggi, who formerly held the Serie A document when he scored right after eight seconds for Piacenza in December 2001, graciously handed in excess of his accolade to 21-year-previous Leao.
“Congratulations to @RafaeLeao7 for beating, or somewhat, shattering, my report for the fastest purpose in @SerieA after 19 years. Properly done,” he wrote on Twitter.