The players from the Inter Milan team after the victory over Fiorentina secured promotion to the semi-final of Coppa Italia. Christian Eriksen made his official debut on the home team. Inter Milan beats Fiorentina 2-1 to proceed Coppa Italia semifinals. Fiorentina had to do without Bartlomiej Dragowski in the fight for the semi-final of Coppa Italia. The former Poland youth representative spent the entire meeting with Inter on the bench.
There were no major surprises at Stadio Giuseppe Meazza. Playing in front of their own audience Inter Milan – as expected – got their way. The hosts dealt with Fiorentina with some complications which were felt from the first minutes. It wasn’t a fighting match though. Partly it was not even.
Inter Milan advance in the Coppa Italia!
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As usual, Antonio Conte’s players did not intend to leave even a square meter of free space. From the first minutes, high pressure a determined pace of the game and a goal that was to calm the situation. However, the hosts had to wait a bit for the opening hit. More precisely to the 44th minute when Lautaro Martinez’s play turned into Antonio Candreva’s goal. Fiorentina managed to get up after the goal which Martin Caceres took advantage of after a break.
However, the great event hovering over Milan since the morning was different. It was not about the meeting itself. Fans heading for Stadio Giuseppe Meazza were waiting for the debut of the great star. This is how Inter’s new acquisition is perceived in the Italian environment.
Look away now, Tottenham fans…
Christian Eriksen made his Inter Milan debut tonight, coming on as a sub in a 2-1 win over Fiorentina pic.twitter.com/1RSTmFBxEt
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Christian Eriksen just a day ago became a new player in Milan to be on the bench today and face the chance of debut. He eventually got it, checking in on the ground in the 66th minute. Inter won this meeting and the fans could come back twice as happy. First, a valuable victory. Secondly, the debut of the new star. Napoli will be another rival of the Milan team at Coppa Italia. Inter Milan in the quarterfinals of these games has dealt with Lazio.