(Adnkronos) – Inter easily overcome the Viktoria Plzen obstacle 2-0 in the second match of group C of the Champions League. In the Czech Republic, Inzaghi’s men only need one goal per half with Dzeko (his seventh goal against Viktoria Plzen with the Roma and Inter jerseys) in the 20 ‘and Dumfries in the 70’ to get the better of the Czechs, who remained in ten from 61 ‘for the expulsion of Bucha. The Nerazzurri thus find their first victory and go up to 3 points.
THE MATCH – Inzaghi for the challenge against Viktoria chooses the rotation between the posts, with Onana confirmed for the Champions League in place of Handanovic. News in defense, there is Acerbi in the center, rests de Vrij, while in midfield in the field Mkhitaryan and in attack the couple Dzeko-Correa.
Inter started well by maneuvering the ball in the opponents ‘half of the field and at 16’ went close to the advantage: on a corner header by Dzeko who made the bank to the center for Acerbi who ended up in a turn from a few steps but Stanek blocks. The goal arrives shortly after: at 20 ‘great work in the penalty area by Gosens who unloads on Correa, the Argentine serves a perfect assist for Dzeko who beats Stanek from flat to ground lap. Viktoria’s reaction is limited to several crosses in the area without bringing great dangers. At 43 ‘Inter almost doubled in the restart: Brozovic serves Dzeko who this time with power finds the goalkeeper rejected.
At the beginning of the second half, the Nerazzurri pressure remains constant in search of the double. At 48 ‘free-kick from the left by Bastoni and a header by Gosens who turns into the goal, but Stanek deflects and Skriniar tries with no luck on the rebound. A minute later Dzeko tries from outside the box with a great shot, but once again Stanek flies away and rejects in a dive. At 52 ‘Bastoni flies to the left wing for a cross in the center due to the imperious detachment of Dumfries but the header ends out. The Czechs’ response came in the 54th minute but Mosquera’s shot was deflected by Onana for a corner.
At 61 ‘the game changes again: the bad intervention of Bucha on Barella, the referee Schärer first warns Bucha then after the intervention of the Var draws the red. The Viktoria in ten in the 67th minute, however, comes close to equal with Sykora good at taking advantage of a defensive error by Inter and kicking hitting the outside of the net. After the fear Inter doubles: in the 70th minute Inter’s deadly restart, with Dzeko who sees Dumfries on the right and serves him on the run, the Dutchman with a perfect diagonal doubles for Inter and effectively closes the challenge.