The Stats: Inter take over top spot with win over Fiorentina
The win for Fiorentina put Inter on top in the Serie A standings, one points above Napoli. Inter Milan won the game 3-1 (0-1). Fiorentina is now in sixth place in the league.
Fiorentina scored the first goal when Riccardo Sottil scored in the 23rd minute, with an assist by Nicolas Gonzalez, making it 0-1.
Straight after the break, Matteo Darmian found the net and equalised for Inter.
Inter also made it 2-1 in the 55th minute, when Edin Dzeko scored, with an assist by Hakan Çalhanoğlu.
Fiorentina’s Nicolas Gonzalez was sent off in the 78th minute.
The 1-3 goal came right at the end of the game, when Ivan Perisic scored a goal for Inter, with an assist by Roberto Gagliardini. Perisic then completed the team’s come back. The 1-3 goal was the last goal of the game.
Fiorentina have 3 wins and and 2 losses with a 8–9 goal difference in the last 5 games, while Inter have 4 wins and 1 draw and a 18–5 goal difference.
The last match between the teams ended in a 2-0 away win for Inter in February 2021.
Fiorentina are unbeaten at home, after one game. Inter are unbeaten on away soil, with one win in two tries so far in the league.
Fiorentina have scored 8 goals. They have scored three goals at home. They’ve conceded 9 goals in total.
Inter have scored 18 goals in this campaign. Away from home they have scored 18 goals. They’ve conceded 5 goals in total.
Fiorentina have opened the score in 1 of their 4 of the games, and have a winning ratio of 100 percent when scoring the first goal.
In the next games in the Serie A, Fiorentina will take on Udinese (away) on 25 September 2021, Napoli (home) on 02 October 2021 and Venezia (away) on 17 October 2021. Inter play Atalanta (home) on 24 September 2021, Sassuolo (away) on 01 October 2021 and Lazio (away) on 15 October 2021.