Inter stumbles and Milan confirms its seriousness with the return of Ibrahimovic and Roma in summit

Inter, champion in charged, he gave up his first two points for the new season by drawing with Sampdoria 2-2 guests, while Milan confirmed their seriousness in trying to win the title for the first time since 2011 by deciding their strong confrontation with Lazio guest on Sunday 2-0 in the third phase of the Italian championship, in a match that saw the return His Swedish star, Zlatan Ibrahimovic, scored a few minutes after his entry.

After a perfect start in the defense of the title, Inter lost on Sunday 2-2 against their host Sampdoria in the third phase of the Italian football championship. in an imperfect preparation for receiving Real Madrid in Champions League Wednesday.

At the Luigi Ferraris stadium, Federico Dimarco (18) and Argentine Lautaro Martinez (44) scored Inter twice, while the Japanese Maya Yoshida (33) and Tommaso Ogello (47) scored both Sampdoria goals.

With this tie, Inter raises the score to seven points and drops to fourth place, two points behind Roma, which leads the standings with nine points after the fatal victory over their hosts Sassuolo 2-1, Milan and Napoli, while the Sampdoria raises the score by two points to thirteenth place.

“It is a match that we should have won,” said Inter coach Simone Inzaghi.

“We have to look at what happened, because when a team like ours leads the game twice, it means we really have to win.”

Inter had started the championship perfectly in his prime two phases, obtaining two consecutive victories against Genoa with a clean four and Hellas Verona 3-1.

After several exchanges between the two teams, Inter managed to open the scoring in the 18 ‘, after a free-kick obtained by Martinez on the outskirts of thearea penalty, which Demarco shot directly into the corner in top right of the goalkeeper’s door.

Yoshida equalized for his team after a corner kick was taken in area, who reaches the Japanese, who hits the ball that hits the feet of the Bosnian Inter striker Edin Dzeko, and changes direction to shake the net (33).

At 44 ‘Martinis raises Niratsori after a splendid cross from Nicolò Barilla, who with a touch in network transforms the unmarked Argentine.

The start of the second half comes fast from Sampdoria, and on a perfect cross from Poland, Bartosz Brzyzinski, is greeted by Ugello with a nice shot, but only Slovenian Inter goalkeeper Samir Handanovic looks at his goal (47).

Stefano Sensi, who replaced Turkey’s Hakan Calhanoglu, was injured in the closing minutes of the second half, completing Inter Milan with ten players after running out of five substitutions.

At San Siro, Milan continued their ideal start by winning their third consecutive victory, confirming their seriousness in contending for the first Scudetto since 2011, winning two clear goals against host Lazio, who entered in race behind two victories also at the beginning of his career with the new coach Maurizio Sarri, sent off at the end of the match.

The joy was double for Milan, who are preparing in the best possible way for what awaits him on Wednesday at “Anfield” when he will be a guest of Liverpool at the start of his return. in Champions League after an absence from the 2013-2014 season, as he also restored Ibrahimovic’s services after a long absence and reached the net after a few minutes on his entry.

Milan are also well prepared for their Sunday visit to Turin to face their injured rival Juventus in the next round.

Coach Stefano Pioli praised his Swedish star, who “has a passion that never goes out. But many good players and many solutions offensive. There are many examples like Zlatan, (Olivier) Giroud, (Simon) Kaer and many players who are growing. This is a team. He wants to do a good job. “

With Ibrahimovic in bench, Milan dominated the first half, but without real chances, while Lazio relied on counter-attacks until the last minutes when the Portuguese Rafael Leao opened the scoring for the hosts after exchanging the ball with the Croatian Ante Rebic (45).

Pioli’s team had a golden opportunity to enter the second half, in advantage with two clean goals, after the referee awarded him a penalty after a line inside thearea prohibited by Ciro Immobile in Ivory Coast Frank Kessie, who kicked him himself, but hits the ball on the crossbar (6 + 45).

After an absence of over 120 days, he entered at 60 ‘ in Ibrahimovic field, in place of Liao, between three changes made by Pioli, who also introduced the French Timoy Bakayoko and the Belgian Alexis Sailmakers.

Soon the Swede, who next month celebrates his 40th birthday, leaves his mark by scoring the second goal of the Lombards after an individual test and a pass on the silver plate for Rebic (67).

Al-Suwaidi’s goal was a fatal blow for the capital’s team, which failed to compensate, ending up suffering their first defeat.

– Third win in the thousandth match for Mourinho – At the Olympic Stadium in the capital, Portuguese Jose Mourinho celebrated his thousandth match as a coach in the best possible way, after his new team, Roma, achieved their third consecutive victory at the expenses of his host Sassuolo 2-1 with a fatal goal for substitute Stephan El Shaarawy with a splendid archery (1 + 90), in a meeting in which the club of the capital advanced by Brian Cristante after receiving the ball from a free-kick from Lorenzo Pellegrini (37).

But Sassuolo, reduce from a win and a draw in prime two phases, he responded in the second half and equalized by Serbian Filip Duric after a good technical game and then a pass in area penalty to Domenico Berardi (57).

Udinese continue their promising start and take the seventh point with a second win and a draw, with their deadly victory also against Spezia, with only one goal from the German substitute Lazar Samardjic in the 89th minute, after entering in field at 81 ‘.

Udinese raises the score to 8 points in fifth place, with a goal difference behind Inter.

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