Sport news Fiorentina 1-2 Inter Milan (AET): Romelu Lukaku scores last-gasp winner to send Antonio Conte's side into the quarter-finals of the Coppa Italia Metinews.com
MetiNews.Com - A penalty shootout was beckoning in Florence after Christian Kouame's second half strike had cancelled out Arturo Vidal's opener from the penalty spot.
Breaking News ! Inter Milan needed an extra-time winner from substitute Romelu Lukaku to beat Fiorentina 2-1 in the Coppa Italia on Wednesday and book a meeting with rivals AC Milan in the quarter-finals.Alexis Sanchez was in the thick of the action in the first half, hitting the post from close range, before he was later fouled in the penalty area, with Arturo Vidal stepping up to give Inter the lead with a 40th minute spot kick.Inter, who also fielded the little used Christian Eriksen, were furious when the referee awarded another penalty moments later at the other end, with Milan Skriniar appearing to win the ball, but the decision was overturned after VAR intervened.Lautaro Martinez then had a glorious chance to put Inter two goals in front and his miss proved costly as Christian Kouame thundered home a 57th-minute equaliser for Fiorentina.
.More to follow Barella ¿¿ LukakuInter go through to the #CoppaItalia quarter-finals after a thumping 119th-minute header from Romelu Lukaku.It just had to be him! ¿¿ pic.twitter.com/iQGEX9dHCE— Football on BT Sport (@btsportfootball) January 13, 2021 Romelu Lukaku's last-gasp winner sent Inter Milan into the quarter-finals of the Coppa Italia Lukaku was unmarked in the penalty area as he met Nicolo Barella's cross into the box Lukaku is embraced by team-mates after his winner in the last minute of extra time Alexis Sanchez reacts as a chance goes begging in Inter's clash with Fiorentina on Wednesday Arturo Vidal had given Inter Milan a first half lead from the penalty spot in Florence Christian Kouame kicks the corner flag as he celebrates his equaliser for the hosts Antonio Conte issues instructions from the touchline during the cup clash on Wednesday
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