Seizing the moment, Manchester United have placed a minimal interest in Milan Skriniar to Inter … Inter beat Getafe 2-0 with goals from Romelu Lukaku and Christian Eriksen. None will have fans. Inter plays Shakhtar Donetsk or Basel in the semifinals on Aug. 17. AP. More.

Just as Inter threatened to overwhelm Leverkusen, the German team kept itself in the game. Use of this site constitutes acceptance of our Terms of Use and Privacy Policy.

That decision was a particular blow for United after the apparent breakthrough goal came just as the English team had seemed to be getting frustrated and taking increasingly speculative shots against a Danish team playing its first ever European quarterfinal. Inter Milan When you have the defense Inter does and the strikers in Romelu Lukaku and Lautaro Martinez, you have a great shot. When Nicolo Barella gave Inter the lead in the 15th minute it was off a rebound from a shot of Lukaku’s which had been blocked. They play their quarterfinal on Tuesday. Getafe keeper David Soria made a string of impressive saves before Lukaku’s goal and reacted well to keep out an overhead kick from Danilo D’Ambrosio in the 49th. Printable version | Oct 18, 2020 9:24:10 PM | https://www.thehindu.com/sport/football/manchester-united-inter-milan-reach-quarters-as-europa-league-returns/article32283354.ece. "They haven’t played for a while, some of these lads, and it showed,” Manchester United coach Ole Gunnar Solskjaer said in televised comments. Quite the debut season, eh? Earlier, Shakhtar Donetsk and Copenhagen also advanced.

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Question Corner | Can mosquitoes taste human blood? The current season will end with a final round of fixtures on Sunday, giving teams about seven weeks to prepare for the next campaign. This is the longest goal-scoring run by a player in UEFA Cup/Europa League history, breaking a tie with Alan Shearer (eight). Manchester United have won their 21st penalty in all competitions this season, more than any other side in the top five European leagues. Manchester United beat FC Copenhagen 1-0 (after extra time) thanks to a Bruno Fernandes penalty. At the Inter-Getafe game, all players stood in silence around the center circle after an announcement about the coronavirus. They last won title in 1997-98, when Ivan Zamarano, Javier Zanetti and Ronaldo gave Inter a 3-0 win over Lazio. Salzburg vs. Lokomotiv Moscow (1655), Bayern Munich vs. Atletico Madrid Group B Real Madrid vs. Shakhtar Donetsk (1655), Inter Milan vs. Borussia Monchengladbach "I’m very happy for the team because I can see that they are eager to continue this adventure and not go on their holidays,” Inter coach Antonio Conte said.

Meanwhile, the Inter Milan defender remains adamant of turning his fortunes around in the Internazionale shirt. Six minutes later, Lukaku scored after a link up with Ashley Young. Copenhagen reached the quarterfinals of a European competition for the first time after overturning a 1-0 deficit from the first leg against Istanbul Basaksehir to win 3-1 on aggregate thanks to two goals from Jonas Wind. Jose Mourinho's Tottenham have equalled the biggest-ever margin of victory (6-1) for a manager vs. a former club in the PL. At this difficult time, it becomes even more important that we have access to information that has a bearing on our health and well-being, our lives, and livelihoods. 9, the oldest postbox number active in Kerala, Before his pen went dry, Pranab Mukherjee wrote on 1971, love for Sheikh Mujibur Rahman family, NEET 2020 | Two from rural govt school clear exam in first attempt, Morning Digest: Study finds that 76% of rural Indians cannot afford a nutritious diet, Trump appeals to GOP base as polls slide, and more. United plays five-time Europa League winner Sevilla or English club Wolverhampton on Sunday in the semifinals. SPORTS ILLUSTRATED is a registered trademark of ABG-SI LLC. Inter Milan saw off Bayer Leverkusen 2-1 thanks to goals from Nicolo Barella and Romelu Lukaku, while Kai Havertz scored for the German side. DÜSSELDORF, Germany (AP) — Romelu Lukaku scored one goal and set up another as Inter Milan defeated a tenacious Bayer Leverkusen 2-1 to reach the Europa League semifinals on Monday.

Copenhagen striker Mohamed Daramy muscled his way past the United defense to shoot in the 17th but had his shot blocked by Harry Maguire, and Jens Stage’s follow-up was blocked, too.

European football’s governing body didn’t arrange a coordinated whole-team gesture aimed at racial injustice, though team captains wore armbands reading “No To Racism.”. It is, however, their first since 2001-02. Craig Burley gives credit where credit is due, after another strong showing for Romelu Lukaku in an Inter shirt.

Mason Greenwood and Fernandes hit the woodwork with shots during normal time and earlier video reviews cost United two of its best opportunities to score. COLOGNE, Germany (AP) — Manchester United needed an extra-time penalty from Bruno Fernandes to scrape into the Europa League semifinals after beating Copenhagen 1-0 on Monday. However, we have a request for those who can afford to subscribe: please do.
It was a one-off game played in Germany because they did not complete a first leg before the European season was suspended. inter milan vs bayer leverkusen Inter Milan is bidding to end a nine-year wait for a trophy but it has to get past a Leverkusen team with ambitions of its own in Dusseldorf. Manchester United, Inter Milan reach quarters as Europa League returns, Premier League 2020-21 season to kick off on September 12, The Ambanis, ISL and the future of Indian football, Watch | A ₹10 meal in Chennai inspired by Ramu Thatha, Hyderabad floods: Man survives after 4-hour struggle in water, 'Woken up by loud cries': residents share horror stories of Hyderabad's fresh rain spell, Bandlaguda family crushed in house built with decade’s savings. You have reached your limit for free articles this month. This is the highest percentage of any manager to have taken charge of 10+ games at a club in the competition. It’s a support for truth and fairness in journalism. Vizag girl designs sanitiser gloves that disinfect surfaces, The story of PB No. All Rights Reserved. Copenhagen goalkeeper Karl-Johan Johnsson made 13 saves vs. Manchester United -- the joint-most in a single game since the Europa League began in 2009.

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The Ukrainian and Swiss clubs play their quarterfinal on Tuesday. Moraes and Manor Solomon added a goal apiece in stoppage time.

The Ukrainian club didn’t score until a goal from Junior Moraes in the 89th minute. Inter looked briefly unsettled by Getafe’s high-intensity pressing in the last 16 last week before Romelu Lukaku and Christian Eriksen scored in a 2-0 win. MLS nears tipping point with COVID-19 spikes. In the PL era, only two defending champions have conceded four goals in the first half of a league match - Leicester City vs. Manchester United (2016-17) and Liverpool vs. Aston Villa (2020). Eriksen made it 2-0 in the 84th, hammering in a loose ball in the penalty area two minutes after he came on from the bench. © 2020 ABG-SI LLC. Lukaku gave Inter the lead with his 30th goal of the season, picking up Alessandro Bastoni’s high pass in the 33rd minute and holding off a defender before stroking the ball low into the far corner. Romelu Lukaku's 31 goals in all competitions this season are the third-highest by an Inter Milan player in the last 40 years (behind Ronaldo, who hit 34 in 1997-98, and Eto'o, who scored 37 in 2010-11).