MILANO. Inter was ultimately too strong for Sampdoria with the goal of I. Perisic (49′), J. Correa (55′) and J. Correa (57′). Inter took advantage of its superior ball possession (58%).
The match was played at the Stadio Giuseppe Meazza stadium in Milano on Sunday and it started at 6:00 pm local time. The referee was Marco Di Bello with the assistance of Fabiano Preti and Alessandro Giallatini. The 4th official was Ivano Pezzuto. The weather was cloudy. The temperature was hot around 26.9 degrees Celsius or 80.33 Fahrenheit. Humidity was up to 57%.
Inter was in firm control of the ball 58% while Sampdoria was struggling with a 42% ball possession.
Inter was more aggressive with 87 dangerous attacks and 27 shots of which 11 were on target. Which is one of the reasons Inter won the encounter.
Inter shot 27 times, 11 on target, 16 off target. On the opposite side, Sampdoria shot 9 times, 3 on target, 6 off target.
Inter received 1 yellow card (N. Barella). On the opposite side, Sampdoria received 2 yellow cards (M. Yoshida and A. Ferrari).
After playing this match, Inter will have 81 points to stay in the 2nd place. On the other side, Sampdoria will stay with 36 points like Spezia to stay in the 15th place.
S. de Vrij
Inter: Formation and Lineups
Inter started with a 3-5-2 line-up (3-5-2).
The manager Simone Inzaghi chose to play with the following team: Samir Handanovič , Milan Škriniar , Stefan de Vrij , Alessandro Bastoni , Denzel Dumfries , Nicolò Barella , Marcelo Brozović , Hakan Çalhanoğlu , Ivan Perišić , Joaquín Correa and Lautaro Martínez .
Inter made 5 changes: I. Perisic for R. Gosens (59′), N. Barella for A. Vidal (59′), A. Bastoni for F. Dimarco (60′), J. Correa for F. Caicedo (73′) and S. de Vrij for A. Ranocchia (73′).
Top player: Joaquín Correa
The player who no doubt impressed Inter the most was Joaquín Correa.
His rating iswith 2 goals, 21 passes (80% accurate) and 2 key passes. He was won 3 duels out of 10.
Sampdoria: Formation and Lineups
Sampdoria started with a mid-fielder-oriented line-up (4-1-4-1).
On the opposite side, Marco Giampaolo played with: Emil Audero , Bartosz Bereszyński , Maya Yoshida , Alex Ferrari , Tommaso Augello , Ronaldo Vieira , Antonio Candreva , Morten Thorsby , Tomás Rincón , Abdelhamid Sabiri and Francesco Caputo .
Sampdoria made 5 changes: A. Candreva for M. Damsgaard (62′), M. Thorsby for S. Trimboli (62′), R. Vieira for K. Askildsen (78′), M. Yoshida for G. Magnani (78′) and T. Rincon for G. Yepes (89′).
Best player: Emil Audero
The player that probably impressed the most for Sampdoria was the goalkeeper: Emil Audero. His rating is 8.43. He performed 8 saves.
Results of the day
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