Inter has done excellent business with Stefan de Vrij in his own home against Sassuolo in the battle for the national title in Italy. The Koloper of Serie A won 2-1 and now has eleven points ahead of number two AC Milan. Juventus also did good business and is Italy‘s new number three after a handsome victory over Napoli.
Inter-Sassuolo 2-1Inter has further strengthened the leading position in Serie A in its own house. The formation of trainer Antonio Conte managed to win quite easily from middlemoter Sassuolo in his own house. Inter started the duel furiously at Stadio Guiseppe Meazza, where striker Romelu Lukaku put the 1-0 on the scoreboard after ten minutes. The strong striker from Belgium conducted an advance of Ashley Young with a head handsome towards the far corner.
In the second half, Inter doubled, in the person of Lautaro Martínez the score. The Argentine finally secured the victory of the home team at Lukaku, by striking mercilessly in the counter. The 2-1 of Sassuolo midfielder Hamed Traorè in the final phase did not endanger the victory of the Nerazzurri. Due to the 2-0 victory, Inter has eleven points ahead of close attacker AC Milan, with nine more rounds on the program.
Lautaro decides the duel by indicating Lukaku 👋🏻 I Nerazzurri seems to get 11 points from Milan 🤯 #ZiggoSport #SerieA #InterSassuolo pic.twitter.com/38Hegwkli
— Ziggo Sport Football (@ZS_Voetbal) April 7, 2021
Juventus-Napoli 2-1In a very attractive first half golf the game in Turin at a rapid pace up and down. Juventus started very strongly and got a huge chance to open the score within five minutes. Ronaldo headed from a very promising position well beside. Not so much later, the Portuguese superstar opened the score, by pushing a first move of Federico Chiesa into the far corner and thus signed his 25th goal of the season.
Napoli had the better of the game in the second half, but did not exploit the opportunities it got. Partly due to excellent goalkeeper work by Gianlugi Buffon, De Oude Dame stayed up and reached a 2-0 lead twenty minutes before time. Invaller Paulo Dybala knew for the first time since 10 January (!) once again find the net by means of a concealed shot in the long corner.
Napoli did something back in the absolute final phase, but it turned out to be too late. The punishable penalty of captain Lorenzo Insigne turned out to be only one for the statistics. Juventus is the new number three of Serie A. Andrea Pirlo’s team is over Atalanta and is breathing in the neck of number two AC Milan, which has only one point left.