Inter 2-0 Spezia, third consecutive victory for the Nerazzurri

The Nerazzurri put pressure on Napoli and Milan

Third consecutive victory in the league, the tenth in total, for Inter who at San Siro beat Spezia 2-0, temporarily climbing to second position in the standings, 1 point behind Napoli waiting for the Neapolitans and Milan to take the field tonight against Sassuolo and Genoa. To decide the match valid for the 15th day the goals of Gagliardini in the 36 ‘and Lautaro on a penalty in the 57’. In the standings, the Nerazzurri rise to 34 points, Napoli to 35, Milan to 32. Tenth knockout in the league for the Ligurians who are still at 11 points.

First thrill of the match in the 8th minute when Correa receives the ball at the limit and with a shot not far from the goal he worries Provedel. Inter insists, a dirty ball reaches D’Ambrosio in the area but Erlic anticipates him at the right time. At 20 ‘right for Sala Spezia, Handanovic blocks.

Inter again, Lautaro’s diagonal that passes at the end of the field. The pressure increases the home team, Dumfries left with the goalkeeper who rejects with his fist. At 33 ‘low cross in Perisic’s area on which no one arrives.

At 36 ‘after a long round of the ball Inter passes, Dimarco puts it in the center for Lautaro who veils, the ball reaches Roberto Gagliardini who burns Provedel from the edge with a placed on the far post. At 41 ‘chance for Correa, Kiwior in a slip saves for a corner. In the end of time, on the development of a corner, Amian’s header with Handanovic who saves in diving.

Double change for the former Thiago Motta at the beginning of the second half, Bastoni and Canal enter for Amian and Reca. At 50 ‘Calhanoglu’s suggestion for Lautaro, the shot is blocked by Provedel. Shortly after Correa’s right that is printed on the crossbar. The Nerazzurri increase their laps in search of a doubling, Brozovic’s deflected shot, the Ligurian goalkeeper blocks. At 54 ” bomb ” from the edge of Calhanoglu, Provedel is saved.

Hand ball by Hristov, the referee Ghersini whistles the penalty. Lautaro goes to the spot and displaces the goalkeeper in the 57th minute. Inter play smoothly, Lautaro-Calhanoglu phrasing with a sure shot by the Turkish but the goalkeeper saves himself with a feat. New changes for Spezia, Maggiore and Bourabia for Kovalenko and Sala enter Inter space for Sensi in place of Calhanoglu. Dimarco’s corner, Perisic detaches but the ball flies over the crossbar.

The Nerazzurri’s attack changes, Correa and Lautaro come out for Dzeko and Alexis Sanchez. Inter administers the advantage, at 84 ‘right on Manaj’s fly, Handanovic blocks. In the final right of Sanchez, Provedel para. After 3 minutes of recovery the referee blows the whistle to end the match.