Rafael Leao reveals special training with Pioli to improve his header.

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AC Milan attacking star Rafael Leao has revealed he worked with boss Stefano Pioli to develop the ball in the air in particular.

The Portugal international scored two goals in a 2-0 home win over Lecce in Serie A on Sunday. The first goal came from a header at the far post before finishing with a shot in the left penalty area.

It’s been a great week for Leao, who previously assisted Giroud against Napoli in Europe. Revealing he’s been training with Pioli to improve UFABET

“I always try to do what I did today for Milan. So if I don’t score a goal I will assist my friend. The most important thing today is victory. Because we haven’t won a league game for a while.” Rafael Leao told DAZN.

“The second goal was very good. It’s difficult for a team like Lecce to penetrate them. We scored in the first half and that created more space. Victory moved us up the ranks.”

“The coach worked with me after training because he wanted me to score more goals with my head. Just as my body wanted to be better in every aspect of the game. I’m really happy.

Pioli is facing a difficult time. It’s the first time without a win for 5 games in a row including all competitions. In addition to Serie A games. They also lost in the Coppa Italia and Supercoppa Italiana.