Martinez nets only goal as Inter win Milan derby

Martinez nets only goal as Inter win Milan derby

Captain Lautaro Martinez scored the only goal of the game as Inter Milan defeated their city rivals AC Milan iin a Serie A clash on Sunday night.

Martinez scored in the 34th minute of the game with a header to seal the victory at San Siro.

With the win, second-placed Inter stay 13 points behind leaders Napoli, who defeated Spezia 3-0 earlier on Sunday, with Super Eagles forward Victor Osimhen scoring a brace.

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Inter had two goals disallowed late on – substitute Romelu Lukaku’s effort was ruled out for a foul on Malick Thiaw and Martinez’s strike for offside.

Milan, who dropped to sixth in Serie A this weekend, have lost five of their last six games in all competitions.

Stefano Pioli’s side did not manage a shot on target until the 75th minute, when Andre Onana denied Brahim Diaz.

The title remains firmly in Napoli’s hands as they soar at the top of the league.


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