Inter Milan climbs back to top of Seria A after defeating Spezia. Inter Milan for the first time in 2022 climb to the summit if the Italian league after thrashing Spezia on Friday night.
Simone Inzaghi’s men had an early kick off on Friday night as the were hosted by Spezia.
Spezia are having a good season and have defeated both Seria A chasers Ac Milan and Napoli.
It was Spezia who got the games first real opportunity, with Emmmauel Gyasi finding himself 1v1 vs Handanovic put the inter goalkeeper was quick out his box as he brilliantly diverted the ball away.
Hakan Chalanoglu who is known for his long range shooting,had a pop at the Spezia goal,but Provedel watch the ball sail over his goalposts.
The home side were content sitting back deep as they looked to soak up the pressure from inter Milan.
The Nerrazurri would take the lead through Marcelo Brozovic,a long ball from the Croatia midfielder found D’ambrosio who headed it back into his path and he just smashed it into the roof of the net.
Spezia almost had an immediate response as fomer Barcelona player Manaj failed to connect with a corner.
Lautaro Martinez then doubled inter’s ,Ivan Perisic twisted turned before crossing to the middle for the Argentine,who produced cheeky finish past the helpless Provedel.
The home side then pulled a goal back through Junior Maggiore,the Spezia captain scoring his first goal of the season and threatening to pull his side back into the game.
Spezia then went in search of an equalizer late on as they poured men forward.
it was inter Milan who had the last laugh as Alexis Sanchez off the bench to put the final nail on the coffin for spezia as the win see them climb up to top spot.
A good Friday for the Nerrazurri who will be hoping to retain their league title,and will surely be keeping an eye on both of their rivals, Ac Milan and Napoli who player later on.