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Inzaghi singles out Donnarumma as the best goalkeeper in Europe

Sun 03 January 2021 | 22:49

Pippo Inzaghi praises Gigio Donnarumma by calling him the best goalkeeper in Europe and admits Benevento made mistakes in the 2-0 defeat against 10-man Milan.


could not find the way to the net and

Stephano Pioli

’s side survived playing with a 2-0 victory after being reduced to 10 men in the first half.

If we can leave a defeat against the leaders and do it with regret, it shows how far we have come,”


told Sky Sport Italia.

“We were up against Gianluigi Donnarumma, the best goalkeeper in Europe in my view, and the team gave everything it had. It’s disappointing, because after such a good performance, you expect a different result.

“We are new to Serie A, so conceding naïve goals like this will help us to mature. We cannot afford to gift two goals like that to Milan. I can’t complain, Benevento played an extraordinary match and ought to be proud of that.

“Playing out from the back means taking certain risks, but if we don’t try to play and attack, then we may as well kiss goodbye to any hope of safety.”

This was not a normal game for


, who spent most of his playing career with the Rossoneri.

“Milan will never be a game like the others for me, just as it won’t be playing against my brother. Once the final whistle blows, we’ll go back to cheering each other on.”

source: SportMob