Inter vs Sassuolo presented at the Giuseppe Meazza, Monday (7/4/2021) evening WIB. The home team immediately stepped on the gas and opened the scoring in the 10th minute.
GOAL! Romelu Lukaku listed his name on the scoreboard. The Inter striker succeeded in breaking into Sassuolo’s goal through his header, taking advantage of Ashley Young’s pass. The beloved one winning 1-0.
Ashley Young and Romelu Lukaku celebrate Inter Milan’s first goal. (Photo: AP / Antonio Calanni)
Sassuolo almost equalized in the 41st minute through Jeremie Boga’s attempt. Samir Handanovic can still block the ball and secure the net.
No extra goals were created until halftime. The first half closed with a 1-0 score for Inter.
Entering the second half, Inter did not relax their attacks. The second goal the Snake had been waiting for was finally created in the 67th minute.
GOAL! Lautaro Martinez managed to double Inter’s lead to 2-0. The Argentine striker beat goalkeeper Andrea Consigli with his kick ball in the penalty box, maximizing Lukaku’s pass.
GOAL! Sassuolo reduced the position in the 85th minute. Hamed Traore rattled the Inter goal with a shot which Handanovic failed to block.
Traore’s goal closed the match this time. The match ended with Inter’s 2-1 win over Sassuolo.
With this result, Inter is getting stronger at the top Italian League standings with 71 points, eleven points ahead of AC Milan in second place. Meanwhile, Sassuolo stuck in ninth with 40 points.
Lineups of Players
Inter Milan: Samir Handanovic; Milan Skriniar, Stefan de Vrij, Matteo Darmian; Achraf Hakimi, Nicolo Barella, Christian Eriksen, Roberto Galiardini, Ashley Young; Romelu Lukaku, Lautaro Martinez.
Sassuolo: Andrea Consigli; Rogerio, Marlon, Vlad Chiriches, Jeremy Toljan; Pedro Obiang, Maxime Lopez; Jeremie Boga, Filip Djuricic, Hamed Traore; Giacomo Raspadori.