Serie A : Inter Milan - Juventus ( 1 - 2 )
Juventus sole leader of the Serie A after defeating Inter with the winning goal by Mirko Vucinic. Juventus reaching 19 points and a positive goal difference of +8. AC Milan with 17 points after defeating AS Roma at the Olimpico.
Ex Juventus coach Claudio Ranieri facing his former players. Ranieri coached Juventus from June 4 2007 to May 18, 2009. Ironically, Inter were Champions that year.
Inter losing points and failing to climb the Serie A table.
Bad news for Inter losing for injury goalkeeper Julio Cesar with a second-degree strain of an adductor muscle in his left thigh. Yet, not really bad. because goalkeeper Luca Castellazzi proving a key player in the match against Atalanta after saving the right footed shot penalty by forward German Denis. Injuries still worrying Ranieri losing also midfielder Thiago Motta, Ranocchia, Walter Samuel, and Diego Forlan. So... its emergency for Inter.
Top scorer for Inter is forward Diego Milito with 3 goals while top scorer for Juventus is forward Alessandro Matri with 4 goals.
Opening the score is Juventus with a combo move... the whole thing started by defender Stephan Lichtsteiner with a cross to forward Alessandro Matri, now, here is the thing... Matri with a left footed shot form close range forcing Inter goalkeeper Castellazi to save i the bottom right corner, but the ball bounce, Castellazi not holding it... and on its way running towards the center is Mirko Vucinc to score with a left footed shot in the center.. Matri then looks back to see VUcinic celebrating the goal... and yep, Juventus players now celebrating this early goal while putting in difficulty Inter.
First yellow card of the match in the 22nd minute to Juventus defender Leonardo Bonucci for a foul on Inter forward Mauro Zarate.
Inter equalizes the score in the 28th minute with a courageous defender Maicon. Yep. An assist by Wesley Sneijder to Maicon making his way from the right side to smack a right footed shot defeating Juventus goalkeeper Gigi Buffon in the top right corner despite his stretch. Immediately, Maicon with a gesture of come on , we can do it encouraging with his hands the fans to keep rooting for the team. The joy at the MEazza and now we are set for a show......
Ina bim bam boom Juventus taking the lead again in the 33rd minute. A combo move started by Alessandro Matri sending the pass to midfielder Claudio Marchisio making his right footed shot from the center defeating Inter goalkeeper Castellazzii gaining confidence r. Now, Juventus players gaining confidence though Inter fans increasing the support as to tell the team to keep going and not give up.
INTER: Castellazzi; Maicon, Lucio, Chivu, Nagatomo; Zanetti, Cambiasso, Obi (Stankovic 64); Sneijder (Alvarez 78); Zarate (Castaignos 46), Pazzini.
Substitutes not used: Orlandoni, Cordoba, Jonathan, Milito.
Coach: Claudio Ranieri
JUVENTUS: Buffon; Lichtsteiner, Bonucci, Barzagli, Chiellini; Marchisio, Pirlo; Pepe, Vidal (Pazienza 89), Vucinic (Del Piero 84); Matri (Estigarribia 70)
Substitutes not used: Storari, De Ceglie, Elia, Quagliarella.
Coach: Antonio Conte.
( Source : italiansoccerseriea.com/ )