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After an astonishing comeback at the San Siro, including his first ever Serie A tally, Manuel Locatelli with tears in his eyes spoke to Sky Sports after the big win.

“I’ve made a lot of sacrifices to get here. I have to thank my family and my friends for my success and the important victory.

MILAN, ITALY - OCTOBER 02:  Manuel Locatelli (L) and Davide Calabria (R) of AC Milan celebrate a victory at the end of the Serie A match between AC Milan and US Sassuolo at Stadio Giuseppe Meazza on October 2, 2016 in Milan, Italy.  (Photo by Marco Luzzani/Getty Images)

MILAN, ITALY – OCTOBER 02: Manuel Locatelli (L) and Davide Calabria (R) of AC Milan celebrate a victory at the end of the Serie A match between AC Milan and US Sassuolo at Stadio Giuseppe Meazza on October 2, 2016 in Milan, Italy. (Photo by Marco Luzzani/Getty Images)

On if this match is the turning point for Milan:

“We just have to enjoy this victory. We have to keep working.

On how Milan came back in this match:

“The penalty gave us the confidence. We started to play better and stronger because we believed we could win.

Locatelli was subbed on for captain Riccardo Montolivo, and made the most of his opportunity just before the international break.

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