And it could have been worse after Massimo Ambrosini saw red for the hosts 11 minutes from time. But luckily for the Rossoneri, Daniele De Rossi tried to be too clever with his spot-kick and it flew over the bar.
Roma have only won one game at home but have been in scintillating form away from the Stadio Olimpico and are yet to lose on their travels. The victory at the San Siro was their fourth away win in five matches.
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