Substitute Nicolo Barella scored a stoppage-time equaliser on his Champions League debut to rescue a dramatic 1-1 draw for Inter Milan at residence to Slavia Prague of their opening Champions League group sport on Septemeber 17.
The Czech champions, crushed on all six earlier visits to Italy, took a shock lead by way of Peter Olayinka within the 63rd minute to stun the San Siro within the Group F match.
Inter, eradicated within the group stage final season, have been struggling to discover a reply till Barella fired within the rebound within the second minute of stoppage time.
Regardless of Inter’s reduction, they might nonetheless come to remorse the lack of two residence factors in a gaggle which additionally contains Borussia Dortmund and Barcelona.
“That wasn’t our football,” stated Inter coach Antonio Conte who noticed his 100 % document led to his fourth sport on the membership. “We need more personality and we need to improve.”
“We didn’t do any of what we practised and I am absolutely not satisfied. We have so much work to do.”
Stefan de Vrij and Danilo D’Ambrosio each missed good probabilities for Inter within the opening half hour earlier than Slavia Prague, Europa League quarter-finalists final season, started to impose themselves.
They took a deserved lead as Olayinka minimize the ball again to Jaroslav Zeleny whose shot was saved by Samir Handanovic and fell to the Nigerian, who turned within the rebound.
Nicolae Stanciu almost added a second from a free kick however it was Inter who levelled.
Stefano Sensi curled a free kick towards the crossbar and the rebound fell kindly to Barella, who met it first time and scored with a shot which bounced into the online.
“If we look at the whole match, then the draw is probably fair, because Inter had some chances too,” stated Slavia defender Vladimir Coufal. “But after we survived this, it is a big pity to concede such an equaliser during added time.”