Thursday 14th March 2019, 9:00 pm
Giuseppe Meazza stadium, Milan
UEFA Europa League, Round 16 - 2nd leg
Tonight Inter will play the return match against Eintracht Frankfurt in "San Siro" in order to gain the quarter-finals of the Europa League. Next days will be very important for Inter's future both in EL and Serie A championship since next "derby" match with Milan that could assign the third position of the standing. Home victory against Spal few days ago has given a quiet time to "neroazzurro" environment even if the many absences in the team are alarming cause the importance of today's match. The list of injured players is very long: Miranda, Nainggolan, Asamoah and Lautaro Martinez. We should also remember men out from the Uefa list: Dalbert, Vrsaljko, Gagliardini and Joao Mario and the issue with Mauro Icardi, out of the list of players called to play this match. The draw is not enough for Inter this night and there are some regrets for the draw in the previous match, with Brozovic who missed a penalty.
A draw with goals is more than enough for Eintracht Frankfurt. In the first match, especially in the second time, the german team tried to win the match but with no luck. During last match match in Bundesliga Eintracht Frankfurt has got a victory against Dusseldorf and men of coach Hutter are trying to conquer the fourth position in their national championship. Guests will not have in the team both Abraham and Rebic, suspended Gelson Fernandes, there is De Guzman in the midfield with Rode.
This one is a match with high risk of accidents between the clubs fans that are ready to get in touch, with 13000 germans fans that arrived in Milan last evening. There will be over 1000 policemen, assisted by the German police too.
INTER (4-2-3-1): Handanovic; Cédric, De Vrij, Skriniar, D’Ambrosio; Vecino, Borja Valero; Politano, Candreva, Perisic; Keita.
EINTRACHT (3-4-1-2): Trapp; Hinteregger, Hasebe, N’Dicka; Da Costa, Rode, De Guzman, Kostic; Gacinovic; Haller, Jovic.
Inter - Eintracht Frankfurt : prediction 2 - 0