Lecce centre-back Marin Pongracic has spoken ahead of the Serie A match against Milan. In a press conference, Pongracic said, “We are facing a top team, with great individuals in every department. We are ready for Milan, without fear we will have to play a great defensive game and stay focused at all times. We have to defend as a united team, they are strong and we could struggle. Giroud and Leao? They are among the best in Italy, but we can stop them.”
Pongracic expressed confidence in his team’s ability to handle Milan’s attacking threats. He said, “Even against Roma, we faced great attackers, so we are also prepared for Milan.”
The Lecce defender emphasized the importance of defensive unity in the upcoming match. “We must defend as a united team,” Pongracic said.
Regarding Milan’s attacking duo, Giroud and Leao, Pongracic acknowledged their quality but remained resolute in his team’s ability to contain them. “They are among the best in Italy, but we can stop them,” he said confidently.