Due in particular to a goal from Daniel Maldini, Inter Milan lost on the lawn of La Spezia (2-1) on Friday evening.
Inter Milan poorly prepared for their trip to Porto in the knockout stages of the Champions League. Friday night, the Nerazzurri were beaten on the lawn of La Spezia (2-2).
After a penalty missed by Lautaro Martinez (13th) at the start of the game, it was a certain Daniel Maldini, son of legend Paolo Maldini, and on loan from AC Milan, who opened the scoring for the locals (55th). Inter managed to pick up on another penalty, this time converted by Romelu Lukaku (82nd). But La Spezia regained the advantage with a third penalty, scored by home scorer M’Bala Nzola (87th).
In the standings, Inter misses the opportunity to consolidate its second place, and finds itself under the direct threat of Lazio, Roma and AC Milan. La Spezia, for its part, gives itself air compared to the red zone.