Inter Milan secured their spot in the Champions League semi-finals after a 3-3 draw with Benfica, winning 5-3 on aggregate.
The result sets up a highly anticipated derby clash with AC Milan in the next round.
Inter’s goals from Nicolo Barella, Lautaro Martinez, and Joaquin Correa ensured their qualification, with Simone Inzaghi praising his team’s performance over the two legs.
The win also snapped a three-match home losing streak for Inter, who have been struggling in Serie A.
Martinez and Correa ended their goal droughts with their strikes, and the team is now focused on going all the way in the competition.
The sell-out San Siro crowd was treated to an exciting match, with Benfica pushing for a comeback and scoring two late goals.
However, Inter’s dominant performance throughout the tie secured their place in the semi-finals.
This article was updated 1 month ago