STADIO GIUSEPPE MEAZZA (Milan) – Two first-half targets from Nicolo Barella and Edin Dzeko sealed Inter’s 2-0 victory over Hellas Verona on Saturday, hinting that the Biscione might have positively overcome their current troubled interval and are able to battle it out to maintain their title defence alive.
Simone Inzaghi’s aspect appeared dominant notably within the opening exchanges, after they pressured the Gialloblu into their very own field for more often than not.
The Nerazzurri hit the highway operating by forcing two saves from Lorenzo Montipo inside the opening quarter-hour, however the Hellas Verona goalkeeper was left helpless shortly after, when Barella was discovered on the second publish by an ideal Perisic’s cross and made no mistake by sending the ball into the highest nook.
It was the Croatian once more who arrange the hosts’ second aim, as he flicked a Federico Dimarco’s nook paving the best way for Dzeko’s tap-in.
Despite a lot of substitutions in either side, the guests continued to pose little menace to Handanovic’s aim, permitting the Nerazzurri to safe their second consecutive clear sheet and their first residence win in additional than a month.
Inter climbed to second, one level behind leaders AC Milan who will journey to Torino on Sunday evening, whereas Third-placed Napoli will host Fiorentina.