Juventus were stunned at the Stadio San Siro as Alexis Sanchez scored a last-minute winner for Inter to win 2-1 in the Supercoppa Italiana final. Juventus betting had a huge blow when Sanchez scored the last-minute winner.
Inter Milan made the brighter start to the game, and the league leaders proved why they are on a level higher than Juventus right now. But, as the game went on, the Old Lady slowly started to dominate the game, and they stunned Inter with a goal. Weston McKennie headed a goal with the cross from Alvaro Morata.
Their lead did not last long as Inter Milan’s reaction was quick. After 10 minutes, Edin Dzeko was fouled by Mattia De Sciglio in the box, and the referee pointed to the penalty spot. It was Lautaro Martinez who stepped up and scored from the spot.
Denzel Dumfries got a good opportunity to put Inter in front in the second half. But his header was saved by Juve goalkeeper Mattia Perin, and it also hit the crossbar. Nothing significant happened more in the 90 minutes.
The game went into the extra time, and when everyone was expecting that the game would go to the penalties, Alexis Sanchez scored the winning goal in the 120th minute, which stunned the Old Lady.
Simone Inzaghi lands the trophy for the Nerazzurri for the first time since 2010, and that is the third time in the last four years that the Italian tactician has been the winning boss after his SS Lazio successes.
Even after the loss, Juventus player Weston McKennie was appreciated for giving out an excellent performance. He was the outstanding player for Juventus.
Inter wing-back Matteo Darmian was another best player on the pitch. He was playing with 100% commitment for Inter, and he dedicated the trophy to the Nerazzurri family. For a dedication, Darmian stated that “I think we all deserve this for the work we’re doing, the whole club and the fans who have supported us from day one, not just tonight.”
Inter President Steven Zhang felt that Inter’s Supercoppa Italiana win over Juventus is the fruit of the team’s hard work throughout the season so far. The president emphasized that the players and coaching staff earned the triumph through their efforts and building the team together.
“The team played very well tonight,” he stated. “We are also top of the table in the league. This trophy is the fruit of the hard work done by the coach and the players.”
“This win gives us a lot of hope and energy for the future,” he added, “because of all the work we’ve done together over the years.”
Asked who he dedicated the victory to, Zhang responded, “To all Inter fans, staff and directors. They are the ones who have made this project a reality.”