Goals:Internazionale – Lazio – Played on 04/30/ 2023
Inter Milan Defeats Lazio in Impressive Victory
Inter Milan secured an impressive victory against Lazio in the 32nd round of the Italian League, with a final score of 3-1. The match took place on Sunday at the San Siro stadium, with Inter turning the tables on their guests in a thrilling second half.
First Half Highlights
The match started with Inter applying pressure and strength, threatening Lazio’s goal within the first four minutes of the game. Brozović fired a creeping shot that goalkeeper Providel pushed away, followed by a ground shot from Dimarco, which the goalkeeper managed to catch. Lazio responded with a dangerous opportunity, which Immobile received inside the area, hitting a powerful ball that goalkeeper Onana removed, but the referee indicated an offside.
Despite Lukaku preparing the ball for Darmian, who passed a cross, Correa missed an opportunity that was almost dangerous with a wrong header that went over the goal. In the 25th minute, Inter thought they had scored the first goal of the match through Mkhitaryan. Firstly, a collective action by the Inter players saw D’Ambrosio cut the ball to pass it to Brozović. Subsequently, Brozović passed it to Korea, who crossed it to the Armenian. However, the referee canceled it for offside.
Lazio took the lead in the 30th minute through Felipe Anderson, after a fatal mistake by defender Atcherbi, who hit the ball, causing it to fall in front of Anderson. Anderson seized the opportunity, firing a shot into the net of Onana. Inter almost scored the equalizer in the same way as the canceled goal, with Mkhitaryan receiving a ball from Barilla and firing it with a shot th at passed over the Providel crossbar. Inter continued to apply strong pressure on Lazio’s goal, with Barella almost scoring a goal in a wonderful way.
Second Half Highlights
Inter coach Simone Inzaghi made a substitution at the start of the second half, with D’Ambrosio leaving and Dumfries taking his place. Darmian headed to play as a third defender, with Dumfries taking over the right front. Inter continued to apply pressure, with Lazio getting a corner kick in the 59th minute, which ran short and reached Milinkovic inside the area, who fired a powerful shot that Onana saved.
Dimarco almost equalized for Inter in the 65th minute after preparing the ball from Calhanoglu, firing a powerful shot that the goalkeeper shone and pushed away with his fingertips to a corner. Seconds later, Dumfries missed a sure chance in a strange way, meeting Lukaku’s cross with a pass instead of shooting it into the net. Lautaro Martinez also missed an opportunity after getting a long pass from Dumfries, slowing down in his shot after penetrating the area, allowing Casale to clear the ball in front of him.
Inter finally managed to score the equalizer in the 78th minute, with Goossens passing the ball to Lukaku, who sent it on a plate of gold to Lautaro, who penetrated and fired a shot into the net the moment the goalkeeper left. Lautaro returned to miss an opportunity in a strange way, with a wrong header despite being in a good position to score.
Inter Turns the Tables
In the 83rd minute, Inter turned the tables on Lazio, scoring the second goal through Goossens, who met a wonderful cross from Lukaku.
The goal gave Inter the lead, and Lazio was unable to equalize in the remaining minutes of the match. The victory was decisive for Inter, as it kept them in search of the Italian league title, which they eventually won. The victory was also a huge boost to the team’s morale, as it showed his resilience and fighting spirit.