Inter-Napoli 2-0, goal: Danilo D'Ambrosio on 11 'and Lautaro Martinez on 74'. Nerazzurri come back second.
Mission accomplished for Antonio Conte's Inter. The Nerazzurri won 2-0 against Napoli and took second place in the standings behind Juventus.
Inter played better and deserved the victory. The team coached by Antonio Conte scored a goal in time.
In the first half of the game, D'Ambrosio scored a moving penalty on a cross from Biraghi's left, while in the second half Lautaro, who recently entered the field in place of an exhausted Sanchez, ended the games with a great personal action.
Thanks to this success, Inter returned second while for Napoli it is a defeat that doesn't hurt because the Neapolitans are already qualified for the group stage of the Europa League thanks to the triumph in the Italian Cup.
D'Ambrosio-Lautaro, the Nerazzurri return second.
These are the official choices of Antonio Conte and Gennaro Gattuso .
INTER (3-4-1-2) : 1 Handanovic; 33 D'Ambrosio, 6 de Vrij, 95 Sticks; 87 Candreva, 77 Brozovic, 23 Barella, 34 Biraghi; 20 Borja Valero; 9 Lukaku, 7 Sanchez.
Available : 27 Padelli, 46 Berni, 2 Godin, 10 Lautaro, 11 Moses, 13 Ranocchia, 15 Young, 24 Eriksen, 30 Esposito, 31 Pirola, 32 Agoumé, 37 Skriniar.
Coach : Antonio Conte.
NAPLES (4-3-3) : 1 Meret; 23 Hysaj, 19 Maksimovic, 26 Koulibaly, 6 Mario Rui; 12 Elmas, 4 Demme, 20 Zielinski; 21 Politano, 99 Milik, 24 Insigne.
Facilities: 25 Ospina, 27 Karnezis, 2 Malcuit, Allan 5, 7 Callejon, 8 Fabian Ruiz, 11 Lozano, 13 Luperto, 22 Di Lorenzo, 31 Ghoulam, 34 Younes, 68 Lobotka.
Coach : Gennaro Gattuso.
Referee : Valeri.
Assistants : Del Giovane, Prenna.
Fourth Man : Prontera.
VAR and VAR Assistants : Irrati, Galetto.
Inter : Gagliardini (1)
Naples : Mertens (1)
Inter : de Vrij, Valero, Vecino
Naples : Zielinski.
Inter took the lead at the first lunge. On 11 ', Biraghi crossed from the left and found D'Ambrosio in the center of the Napoli area.
The Nerazzurri fullback had no problem scoring this penalty in motion with the left foot.
Naples close to a draw at 19 '. Zielinski's shot turned into an assist for Insigne, the close deflection of the striker from Campania came out by hand to beat Handanovic.
Campani still close to a draw at 30 '. Politano sowed panic in the Inter penalty area and triggered a left which was rejected by Handanovic on the ground.
Inter touched the doubling at 46 '. Lukaku served Brozovic, the Nerazzurri midfielder kicked safely but had to deal with a great save by Meret.
The first half ended with Inter ahead of a goal against Napoli thanks to the goal scored by Danilo D'Ambrosio.
Napoli unsuccessfully called for a penalty in the 51st minute. Candreva parried a shot from Insigne with his arm but the referee did not assign the shot from the spot because he opted for the involuntary touch of the Inter player. Candreva's arm was attached to the body.
The Nerazzurri finished the game on the 74th minute. Lautaro received the ball shortly after midfield and flew to the Napoli goal. Before entering the area, he started a great right that left no way for Meret.
Inter won 2-0 against Napoli and recovered second place in the standings.
Source: Blitz Quotidiano