The Inter visit this Tuesday to Shakhtar, in group D of the league Champions, with the purpose of recovering the three points that he lost in San siro in the last minute against him Real Madrid (0-1). The Ukrainians are also looking to score their first points after their setback (2-0) against the champion of Moldova, the Sheriff Tiraspol, which debuts this year in the competition.
Inter and Shakhtar previously met in the group stage of the last season of the Champions, Although two games (the first and second) ended 0-0, two draws that cost the Italians to finish last and be out of the round of 16.
Both teams also met three more times in the past, the most relevant being the semifinal of the Europa League 2020, in which the Inter he endorsed a ‘little hand’ (5-0) to the Ukrainians.
A few years earlier, both teams met twice in the 2005 Champions League, in the third qualifying round for the competition. The Inter won 0-2 in Ukraine in the first leg, and drew 1-1 in the second leg at San Siro, a result that allowed the ‘Nerazzurri’ to qualify for the next round.
Finally, it should be noted that the Shakhtar today has the loss due to injury of Junior Moraes, with discomfort in one knee, while those of Simone inzaghi neither will they be able to count on Sensi and Vidal.
Shakhtar: Pyatov; Dodo, Marlon, Matviyenko, Ismaily; Maycon, Stepanenko; Tete, Alan Patrick, Pedrinho; and Traoré
Inter: Handanovicć; Skriniar, De Vrij, Bastoni; Dumfries, Barella, Brozović, Çalhanoglu, Perisicć; Lautaro Martínez and Dzeko
Referee: István Kovács (Romania)
Stadium: NSC Olimpiyskiy of Kiev
Time / TV: 18.45 h. (Movistar Champions League)