The Milan team survived a defeat by their host, Lecce, and drew 2-2 with him in a match that brought them together in the 18th round of the Italian Football League championship.
Lecce moved forward with two goals scored in the first half through Milan defender Theo Hernandez, who scored an own goal by mistake, and Federico Pacherito.
Milan rose in the second half and managed to correct the score with two goals in the 58th and 70th minutes by Rafael Liao and Davide Calabria.
With this result, Milan, the defending champions, moved up to 38th place, finishing second in the standings, and are now nine points behind leaders Napoli.
As for Lecce, he raised his result to 20 points and is in 12th place.