Inter Dig Deep To Qualify for Europa League Group Stage
The final aggregate score of Inter 4-2 Vaslui fails to really show how hard the Nerazzurri made this win look, but if you look at the second leg stats alone it becomes more clear, down to ten men after just 33 minutes and only just managing a draw in front of their home crowd, this was by no means the easy game that most people had anticipated.
The game started with Andrea Stramaccioni taking for granted that the two goals Inter brought into this match would be easy to defend and qualification for the group stage seemed a certainty, so he decided to rest several key players including Diego Milito and Wesley Sneijder ready for the Serie A clash against Roma on Sunday.
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Posted on September 1, 2012, in Europa League and tagged Belec, Cambiasso, Cassano, Castellazzi, Coutinho, Guarin, Inter, Jonathan, Juan Jesus, Nagatomo, Nerazzurri, Palacio, Ranocchia, Samuel, Silvestre, Stramaccioni, Vaslui, Zanetti. Bookmark the permalink. 1 Comment.