Inter tops Roma 3-1. HIGHLIGHTS

MILANO. Inter defeats Roma 3-1.

Inter tops Roma 3-1. HIGHLIGHTS

MILANO. Inter prevails over Roma 3-1. Inter was just to good to grab a decisive 3-0 lead with D. Dumfries (30′), M. Brozovic (40′) and L. Martinez (52′). Roma reduced the distance with a goal (85′) by H. Mkhitaryan, but there was not much to do for them.

The match was played at the Stadio Giuseppe Meazza stadium in Milano on Saturday and it started at 6:00 pm local time. The referee was Simone Sozza with the assistance of Ciro Carbone and Daniele Bindoni. The 4th official was Gianluca Manganiello. The weather was cloudy. The temperature was cold at 14.9 degrees Celsius or 58.87 Fahrenheit. The humidity was 76%.​

Match Statistics​

  • 45 Ball Possession 55
Shots
  • 10 Total 9
  • 8 On Target 2
  • 2 Off Target 7
  • 1 Shots blocked 3
  • 101 Attack 92
  • 41 Dangerous attack 29
  • 74 Ball safe​ 82
  • 0 Penalties 0
  • 4 Corners 3
  • 1 Off Sides 1
Fouls
  • 11 Total 13
  • 2 Yellow Cards 2
  • 0 Double Yellow 0
  • 0 Red Card 0
Other
  • 5 Substitutions 5

Ball possession

Roma was in firm control of the ball 55% while Inter was struggling with a 45% ball possession.

Attitude and shots

Inter was more aggressive with 41 dangerous attacks and 10 shots of which 8 were on target. This is one of the reasons why Inter won the match​.

Inter shot 10 times, 8 on target, 2 off target. On the other side, Roma shot 9 times, 2 on target, 7 off target.

Cards

Inter received 2 yellow cards (M. Brozovic and H. Calhanoglu). Talking about the opposition, Roma received 2 yellow cards (G. Mancini and S. Oliveira).

Match Timeline

D. Dumfries(goal)H. Calhanoglu
30'
36'
G. Mancini- Yellow
M. Brozovic(goal)I. Perisic
40'
M. Brozovic- Yellow
45'
L. Martinez(goal)H. Calhanoglu
52'
J. Correa- sub ->E. Dzeko
63'
A. Bastoni- sub ->F. Dimarco
63'
64'
J. Veretout- sub ->L. Pellegrini
64'
C. Perez- sub ->S. El Shaarawy
R. Gagliardini- sub ->M. Brozovic
72'
R. Gosens- sub ->I. Perisic
72'
78'
E. Shomurodov- sub ->T. Abraham
78'
M. Vina- sub ->N. Zalewski
79'
S. Oliveira- Yellow
80'
E. Bove- sub ->S. Oliveira
A. Sanchez- sub ->L. Martinez
82'
85'
H. Mkhitaryan(goal)E. Shomurodov
H. Calhanoglu- Yellow
87'

Standings

Standings
Team
Pts
Pl
Last 5

After playing this match, Inter will have 72 points to sit in the 2nd place. Talking about the opposition, Roma will stay with 58 points to hold in the 5th place.

Next matches

In the next match in the Serie A, Inter will play away with Udinese on the 1st of May with a 21-7 head to head statistic in favor of Inter (8 draws).

Roma will host Bologna on the 1st of May with a 15-4 head to head stats in favor of Roma (7 draws).

Inter – Formation

Inter started with a 3-5-2 line-up (3-5-2).

The manager Simone Inzaghi decided to play with the following team: .

Substitutions

Inter made 5 changes: E. Dzeko for J. Correa (63′), F. Dimarco for A. Bastoni (63′), M. Brozovic for R. Gagliardini (72′), I. Perisic for R. Gosens (72′) and L. Martinez for A. Sanchez (82′).

Roma – Formation

Roma started with a 3-4-2-1 line-up (3-4-2-1).

José Mario Felix dos Santos Mourinho played with: .

Substitutions

Roma made 5 changes: L. Pellegrini for J. Veretout (64′), S. El Shaarawy for C. Perez (64′), T. Abraham for E. Shomurodov (78′), N. Zalewski for M. Vina (78′) and S. Oliveira for E. Bove (80′).

Results of the day

These are the results of the day in the Serie A.​