Inter Milan continued its march to its first Serie A title in additional than a decade because it beat relegation-threatened Cagliari 1-Zero on Sunday.
Defender Matteo Darmian scored the one aim of the match within the 77th minute as Inter discovered it harder than anticipated in opposition to a aspect preventing for Serie A survival.
Coach Antonio Conte ran onto the pitch to have a good time along with his gamers because the aim restored Inter’s 11-point benefit over second-place AC Milan, which received Three-1 at Parma on Saturday.
Third-place Juventus hosts Genoa later. Victory would nonetheless depart the nine-time defending champion 12 factors behind Inter, which is bidding for a primary league title since 2010.
Cagliari remained 5 factors from security. The Sardinian aspect was with out first-choice goalkeeper Alessio Cragno after he contracted the coronavirus on Italy responsibility so Guglielmo Vicario made his Serie A debut.
His first save was a troublesome one within the 11th minute however he managed to push Christian Eriksen’s highly effective try out.
Inter had the perfect probabilities however Vicario managed to maintain the rating goalless whereas on the different finish Samir Handanović was barely examined.
Stefan de Vrij headed a nook off the bar within the 69th and Inter lastly discovered the breakthrough shortly after. Achraf Hakimi performed a one-two with Romelu Lukaku on the precise aspect of the realm earlier than rolling throughout for Darmian to slip in on the again publish and hearth in from shut vary.