This morning, Inter Milan made a guest on Porto’s field in the second leg of the 1/8 round of the Champions League 2022/23. With a 1-0 victory in the first leg, the away team actively defended and counter-attacked. Although Porto has caused a lot of pressure, the representative of Italy still stands.
With a 0-0 draw in the second leg, Inter Milan entered the quarterfinals with a total score of 1-0 after two matches. After 12 years, the Serie A team entered the round for the 8 strongest teams in the C1 playground. Speaking after the game, midfielder Henrikh Mkhitaryan confirmed that the Italian team can think of the championship. I said:
“We overcame it successfully against Porto, two games against them were very difficult but in the end we were in the quarterfinals. The whole team is very happy with this achievement. We always have a dream, play to the best of our ability.”
“It has been a long time since Inter Milan have not reached the quarter-finals. I congratulate my teammates for fighting hard. The next games will certainly be difficult, but we can dream of reaching the Champions League final.”
Coach Simeone Inzaghi said: “Today we played bravely, we fought until the last minute. Porto put a lot of pressure on but we stood firm. The boys played brilliantly, they brought honor to the history of Inter Milan.”