After AC Milan defeated their city rivals Inter Milan 2-1, Pioli praised Ibrahimovic's extraordinary performance. At the same time, he also emphasized that even if they won the Milan Derby and have maintained a full victory so far this season, they still need to improve .
"I said yesterday that the result of this game will not be decisive. Of course we are very satisfied to be able to defeat a strong team that has caused us a lot of trouble, but we resisted the pressure of our opponents during the game. And when they got the chance, they hit back. This is an important victory, but the season is still very long, we still need to continue to improve." Pioli said.
"We underwent a lot of pressure in the second half, but in the end we persisted to the end and won the game. This shows that we have learned the lessons of the past mistakes and always stay focused during the game."
"The team spirit of our team is incredible. This season we have won every game so far, but no victory is easy. This means that we have to continue to improve both tactically and technically. We cannot always rely on our resilience to win."
"Ibrahimovic? At the end of the game, he was very tired. He even took the initiative to ask to leave, but this time I became the one who ignored Ibrahimovic! Ibrahimovic’s performance was extraordinary. He used his talent, determination and personality to give His team has brought great help."