November 4, 2020

Real Madrid 3-2 Inter Milan: Rodrygo’s attack sinks resistant Nerazzurri

Real Madrid 3-2 Inter Milan Rodrygo's strike sinks resilient Nerazzurri

Inter Milan suffered a 3-2 defeat in the hands of Real Madrid at the Santiago Bernabeu on Tuesday night.

Madrid were leading by two goals to nil after 33 minutes of play thanks to goals from Karim Benzema and Sergio Ramos.

Milan dealt with hard to obtain level as Lautaro Martinez pulled one goal back prior to Perisic netted the leveler 22 minutes to go.

The Italian side searched the brink of grabbing an away point but Rodrygo scored in the 80th min, a goal that proved to be the victor for the Los Blancos.

Karim Benzema put Madrid in advance in the 25th minute as Hakimi gifted the goal to the house side for the Frenchman to slot the ball into a vacant net.

Hakimi attempted to play a backpass towards Handanovic however Benzema was quick to obstruct, assembling the caretaker to score the first goal.

In the 33rd minute, Madrid increased their benefit via Sergio Ramis, that headed the ball past Milan’s keeper from Toni Kroos corner.

Milan was back into the game as Martinez scored a superb one-touch finish to lead his effort past Courtois.

In the 68th minute, the site visitors drew level out of nowhere.
Brozovic guided a ball over the top for Martinez to go after.

He nodded it into the path of Peris in the box, with his strike seeing Courtois beaten for the 2nd time.

10 minutes to stoppage time, Milan were caught cold with a counter and Rodrygo found the rear of the net with a rifling right-footed strike into the top-right corner.

Zinedine Zidane’s men managed to secure their first triumph in the Champions League this season having actually chosen one draw and a solitary loss in the very first 2 opening games.