AC Milan got themselves back on winning ways after last weekend disappointment as on Sunday, Clarence Seedorf men grabbed an important derby win over Inter Milan.
Eager to keep their chase for Europa League spot alive, AC Milan tried to immediately take control of the tie as they put on strong pressure on Inter early on.
Dominating the game, Milan's lack of combination up front denied them more opportunities in the final third, forcing the first 45 minutes to end in goalless draw.
After the break, both sides tried to up their game and it was Rossoneri that finally got things going as their pressure was rewarded with a goal from Nigel de Jong on 65 minutes.
Inter tried to get back into the tie, but their efforts were not enough as Milan comfortably holding their slender lead until the final whistle was blown.