MILAN – Mission accomplished, Inter returned to victory, beating Fiorentina two by one at San Siro, and qualified for the semi-finals of the Italian Cup where they will face Napoli. In the other semifinal, Milan and Juventus will compete. Tonight Inter have not only won but have also made their debut the newcomer Eriksen . The player was immediately a lucky charm, he entered the 66 'and the team scored the winning goal one minute after his entry on the field, at the 67'.
Italian Cup, Inter: Barella knocked out Fiorentina one minute after Eriksen's debut.
Fiorentina played a good game despite the absence, the long-standing one, Franck Ribery, and the recent defection, that of Gaetano Castrovilli, who left the field due to illness during the match between Fiorentina and Genoa.
Castrovilli, who left the field due to a terrible headache, carried out the medical tests of the case and today he is back to training but he is not yet in the best conditions to play.
Inter unlocked the game on 44 'with Antonio Candreva on an assist from Lautaro Martinez. The Argentine striker took advantage of a reckless outing from Terracciano to serve Candreva who had no problem bagging with the goal almost empty.
Fiorentina draw at 60 '. Caceres headed the corner from Pulgar's cross. All this thanks to a sleep by the defense of Inter. After Eriksen entered the pitch, in his debut with the new shirt, the Nerazzurri scored the qualifying goal in the 67th minute with Barella.
The former Cagliari player picked up a short rejection from Fiorentina's defense and beat Terracciano with a great right-footed shot. Thanks to this success, Inter remains in the running on three fronts: the Scudetto, the Italian Cup and the Europa League.
Source: Blitz Quotidiano