Romelu Lukaku scored one objective and arrange one other as Inter Milan moved a step closer to its first Serie A title in additional than a decade with a 2-1 win over Sassuolo on Wednesday.
Lukaku headed within the opener within the tenth minute and supplied the help for Lautaro Martínez within the 67th as Inter moved 11 factors away from second-place AC Milan with its tenth successive victory.
“Lukaku and Lautaro have been working for so long together, they know what positions they have to keep now,” Inter coach Antonio Conte mentioned. “They do so very well, they always move in synchrony.”
It was Lukaku’s twenty first league objective of the season however he stays 4 behind Cristiano Ronaldo within the scoring charts because the Juventus ahead additionally netted in his facet’s 2-1 win over Napoli in one other rearranged match.
Juventus moved into third. The nine-time defending champion is 12 factors behind Inter, which hasn’t received the league title since 2010.
The match between Inter and Sassuolo was meant to be performed simply earlier than the worldwide break however was postponed following a coronavirus outbreak within the Nerazzurri camp.
The outcomes: Serie A: Juventus 2 (Ronaldo 13, Dybala 73) bt Napoli 1 (Insigne 89-pen); Inter Milan 2 (Lukaku 10, Martinez 67) bt Sassuolo 1 (Traore 85).
LaLiga: Real Sociedad 1 (Lopez 89) drew with Athletic Bilbao 1 (Villalibre 85).
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