Inter beat Spal 4-0 and rises to 2nd place – Il Tempo

FERRARA (ITALPRESS) – Inter also wins in Ferrara and returns alone to second place in the standings. Conte’s boys play a solid game with no particular smudges and pass with a clear 4-0 to Paolo Mazza thanks to goals from Candreva, Biraghi, Sanchez and Gagliardini that allow the Nerazzurri to move six points away from the five-player Juventus days since the end of the championship. A season that is instead ending in the worst way for the Emilians, more and more recent and now condemned to relegation to Serie B. The start of the match is on a slow pace, but the Nerazzurri are dangerous with Brozovic’s shot that splinters the pole after five minutes. Petagna replies and hits the crossbar with a deflected shot. At 37 ‘the goal of the guests’ advantage, able to build a persistent action on the left and then move everything to the right, where Candreva, arrived at a great career, finds himself face to face with Letica and the cold.
The first half ends with a controversial episode in the Inter area: Strefezza anticipates Handanovic touching the ball before being overwhelmed by the goalkeeper, for Giua it is not a question of penalty. At 10 ‘of the second half, the other Nerazzurri player found the way to the net. A fortuitous deviation allows Biraghi to control the ball at the edge of the area, violent shot on the ground and is 0-2. And at the hour of the game the Nerazzurri close it permanently. Eriksen leads the counterattack and opens on Biraghi, able to cross for Sanchez who signs the trio. There is also glory for Gagliardini in the final with the easiest tap-in with an empty goal on assists to Young’s kiss: it is the network of Inter poker.