One of the Champions League football matches took place on 10 June. Man City (England) and Inter (Milan) met.
ManCity (England) - Inter (Milan) - 1:0 (0:0)
Goal: Rodri (68)
Man City vs Inter Milan:
Atatürk Olimpiyat Stadı hosted the much-anticipated UEFA Champions League match between Manchester City and Inter, with both teams looking to secure a place in the knockout stages of the competition. There were some exciting moments in the match, with both teams displaying their best skills and tactics. Although the score was 0-0 at half-time, the game heated up in the second half and Manchester City came out victorious with a 1-0 win. The first significant event of the match came in the 36th minute when Manchester City player K. De Bruyne was replaced by P. Foden. This was followed by a 57th minute substitution from Inter when E. Dzeko was replaced by R. Lukaku. However, Lukaku did not escape the attention of the referee, receiving a yellow card in the 83rd minute. Inter's N. Barella was yellow-carded in the 59th minute and just nine minutes later Manchester City's Rodri scored in the 68th minute to put his team ahead.
This seemed to give energy to the Manchester City players, who made two more substitutions in the 82nd minute: J. Stones came on in place of K. Walker. Inter also kept their game alive with two substitutions in a row in the 76th minute. A.Bastoni gave way to R.Gossens, and then D.Dumfries was replaced by R.Bellanova. However, these manoeuvres were not enough to turn the tide in Inter's favour, who were trailing Manchester City. In the 84th minute, Inter made two more substitutions: H. Calhanoglu replaced H. Mkhitaryan and M. Darmian replaced D. D'Ambrosio. Manchester City then finished the match 1-0 up, with several yellow cards being shown in the final minute of the game. E. Haaland, A. Onana, Ederson and S. Inzaghi received yellow cards, ending a hard-fought game between both teams. In the end, Manchester City emerged victorious, taking an important three points in the contest. Although the match was tightly fought, Manchester City's tactics and teamwork were on point, ultimately leading them to a deserved victory. The UEFA Champions League promises even more exciting matches and clashes as the competition progresses.
Man City v Inter match statistics:
|4||Shots on goal||5|
|5||Kicks from the penalty area||8|
|2||Kicks from behind the penalty box||5|
|56%||Possession of the ball||44%|
|4||Safeties by goalkeeper||3|
|86%||Accuracy of transmissions||82%|