Antonio Conte has revealed the reason for Lautaro Martinez's anger following his substitution during Inter's win at Genoa. Inter moved up to third in the Serie A standings with a hard-earned 2-0 victory on Saturday. Conte's side took a while to breakdown Genoa's stubborn rearguard, but were eventually rewarded for their persistence when Romelu Lukaku produced a trademark finish just after the hour mark.
Romelu Lukaku and Danilo D'Ambrosio's second half goals got Inter Milan back winning 2-0 at Genoa on Saturday to move third in Serie A ahead of Atalanta who fell 3-1 to Sampdoria. Antonio Conte's Inter bounced back after a 2-1 derby defeat to AC Milan and a 2-2 Champions League stalemate at home against Borussia Moenchengladbach. After being pegged back in the first half, Conte brought reinforcements off the bench with Nicolo Barella coming on for Christian Eriksen and Achraf Hakimi replacing Iv...
Genoa held on for a 0-0 draw away to Verona in Serie A on Monday despite having their squad decimated following a COVID-19 outbreak at the club. Goalkeeper Mattia Perin, who was the first player to become infected and has since recovered, gave an excellent performance as he kept the hosts at bay, capped by a save from Davide Faraoni’s header late in the game. Genoa were hit by the outbreak three weeks ago and, at one stage, 17 players and five members of staff had tested positive.
|Champions League (League Winners): Milan|
|Champions League (League Position): Napoli, Sassuolo, Internazionale|
|Europa Cup (League Position): Juventus|
|Relegation (League Position): Udinese, Torino, Crotone|