Internazionale – SS Lazio: Impressive Inter Remain On Winning Track (1-0)
Inter had a lot of possession in the first half, without creating major chances. This was down to Lazio’s outstanding defensive performance, barring one cross at the second post that was converted by Danilo D'Ambrosio. Trailing by one goal, Simone Inzaghi instructed his team to press higher in the second half. This adjustment proved to be an advantage for Inter, who had the upper hand until the end of the game and continued their winning streak.
Tactical analysis and match report by Jonas G.
Inter started the new season under new manager Antonio Conte in impressive fashion. They won all of the first four matches in the Serie A, outscoring their opponents nine to one. The start to the season was then topped with a win over rivals AC Milan in the Derby della Madonnina. Lazio’s start to the season was not as impressive. Although they started with a win followed by a draw against arch rivals AS Roma, they lost away at SPAL and in the Europa League at Romanian side CFR Cluj. However, after their win against Parma last weekend, they have only seven points after four games.
Compared to their derby win on the weekend, Antonio Conte changed his team on three positions. Cristiano Biraghi . . .