This Sunday (January 19), Lecce hosted Internazionale, for the 20th Matchweek of the Italian Serie A. It was a game in which both sides were pretty much equal, culminating in a draw. With this, the hosts remain without a single win under their domains in the Italian Serie A.
The draw was also terrible for Internazionale’s Conte, as they saw Juve increased the distance between them to four points.
Despite being favorites, Internazionale found it difficult to break through the opponent’s defense. However, in the first minute, after crossing from Candreva, Lukaku missed a great chance.
At 15 ‘Lautaro Martinez shot a dangerous ball that went close to the opposing goal. Subsequently, the match was not good, with many fouls and without many other chances of danger.
In the second half, both teams returned looking for the victory. At the 57th minute, Lautaro shot from outside the box, scaring the opponent’s goalkeeper.
Four minutes later, the visitors took the lead. After a corner kick, Alessandro Bastoni’s header rocked the back of the nets to open the scoring. 0-1 Internazionale.
However, Lecce was able to get the draw a few minutes later. At the 77th, Marco Mancuso shot with the right foot and left it all square.
With the draw on the scoring, Lecce went full defense again, leaving the Nerazzuri side with no way out to reach the goal, with that the game ended up in a 1-1 draw.
The result was not good for either team. Lecce keeps without winning in their own stadium and in a bad place in the table, with only 16 points. One point more than SPAL, that is the first team in the relegation zone. Inter remain in second place, seeing Juventus increase and Lazio decrease the difference of points.
For the next Matchday, Lecce will face Verona away on Sunday. On the same day, the Nerazzuri will welcome Cagliari.