Pep Guardiola predicts Inter Milan will reach the Champions League final again. The big win in the Derby della Madonnina is the reference.
Inter Milan feasts on goals in the derby match against AC Milan in the Italian League continued, Sunday (17/8/2023). Appearing at the Giuseppe Meazza, Nerazzurri won 5-1.
Henrikh Mkhitaryan scored a brace against Milan. Inter’s other three goals were contributed by Marcus Thuram, Hakan Calhanoglu (penalty) and Davide Frattesi. Milan could only respond via Rafael Leao’s single goal.
Inter Milan’s landslide victory in the Derby della Madonnina was highlighted by Pep Guardiola. The Manchester City manager admitted La Beneamata as a tough team.
Man City has experienced Inter’s toughness in the Champions League final last season. The Citizens hard to conquer Nerazzurri 1-0 through Rodri’s only goal.
Guardiola admitted that he did not re-watch the Champions League final which Man City won. On the one hand, the Spaniard believes that Inter has a big chance of qualifying again for the Champions League final this season.
“I didn’t watch the match (final), not at all. Look what happened to the team we beat. Italian League, won the derby 5-1,” said Guardiola, as reported by Italian Football.
“I feel this is a very strong team. They proved it, a tight match. Luck was on our side,” he added.
“Just like the previous feeling, how difficult it is for Inter. They are candidates to be there again. I like beating different teams, the final is competitive,” Pep Guardiola said.
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