MILAN – After a goalless first half which seemed to be following the unwanted trend against Shakhtar, Edin Dzeko turned the Champions League Group D clash in Inter’s favour with a crucial brace that secured the club’s passage into the last 16 with the help of Real Madrid’s 3-0 win away to Sheriff.
You’ve been voting on Twitter for your Inter Man of the Match and we are thrilled to announce that the winner is… Ivan Perisic!
The four candidates:
Perisic 74.2% | A real shift for the Croat down the left flank, with sprints, runs, crosses and ball recoveries aplenty
Dzeko 21.5% | A key brace as well as his tenth goal for the Nerazzurri (seven in Serie A, three in the Champions League). The Swan from Sarajevo also bagged his 50th goal in European competition.
Darmian 1.6% | Inter’s opener stemmed from the wing-back’s blocked shot as he turned in another impressive performance
Ranocchia 2.5% | Went close to scoring with a first-half header and was focused and mature throughout