Description: INT Vs LEV Dream11 Team Probable Playing 11 And Match Report: Inter Milan’s formidable defence sees thew wind sway in their favour ahead of today’s forthcoming encounter.
Antonio Conte’s horrendous record in European competitions saw Inter Milan being ousted from the Champions League. However, with the side progressing as far as today’s quarter-final in the Europa League, the Italian stands with a solid chance of finally breaking out of his rut of repeated failure in Europe.
For Conte, that isn’t the only incentive driving him on the in the marquee competition though. Despite driving Inter Milan all the way to second place in Serie A, the side’s manager has been clearly left wanting of admiration and appreciation from the club’s ungrateful Chinese owners who have refused to instil backing in him.
He’ll be looking to prove a point and show how he’s transformed this Inter Milan side inside the space of a year with an Europa League triumph. And with a clinical 2-0 win against Getafe in the round of 16, the team carries momentum ahead of today’s forthcoming second quarter-final against Bayer Leverkusen.
INT Vs LEV Dream11 Probable Winner
Winning the first round of their clash against Rangers in unabated fashion, Bayer Leverkusen were allowed to sit back and control their foregone encounter against Rangers. It was a tie which saw the team largely unperturbed as they controlled proceedings to register a 1-0 win to maraud their way into this stage.
A comprehensive win from that encounter and with the side playing in its own country, Bayer Leverkusen are touted to give Inter Milan a real challenge today. Defence will make all the difference in this jaffer, one where Inter Milan’s acumen will take then to a win.
Probable Playing 11
- Both Matias and Sensi will fail to make the cut for Inter Milan with the players still out pertaining to their injuries.
- Paulinho’s injury sidelines him yet again in the competition.
Handanovic, Godin, De Vrij, Bastoni, D’Ambrosio, Barella, Brozovic, Gagliardini, Young, Martinez, Lukaku
Hradecky, L Bender, S Bender, Tapsoba, Wendell, Aranguiz, Palacios, Diaby, Havertz, Bailey, Volland
Premier League 2019-20
Match: Inter Milan Vs Bayer Leverkusen Quarter-Final 2
Date And Time: 11th August, Tuesday- 12:30am IST
Venue: Dusseldorf Arena, Dusseldorf
Television: Sony Ten 2/HD
Top Goal Scorer
- Lukaku: 3 Goals, 1 Assist
- Havertz: 3 Goals, 2 Assists
Inter Milan Vs Getafe: 2-0
Bayer Leverkusen Vs Rangers: 1-0
With a cleansheet against Rangers the last time around, Bayer Leverkusen’s Lukas Hradecky yet again showed why he’s held in such high esteem. The goal-keeper will be looking to emulate that determined and resilient display today as well and help his side force Inter Milan’s hands in their attacking forays.
Serie A’s most pristine defensive docket, Inter Milan have been a juggernaut inside Conte’s first season itself. The Italian’s defensive knowhow of the game has made a telling impact at the club with the side’s asotuding nuances in defence on display in their gripping cleansheet against Getafe the last time around.
This is a side always capable of roping in cleansheets, a discourse which made it rightful to immerse ourselves in a trio from the club. We begin with CB Alessandro Bastoni who has the one name to go with his defensive perseverance.
Wingback Ashley Young has been asked to involve himself in the side’s attacking gameplan persistently to see him come into our side as well along with Danilo D’Ambrosio. Bayer Leverkusen will on the other hand see us opt for the services of Edmond Tapsoba after his attacking inclination saw him string an assist for the side in their 1-0 win against Rangers.
Marcelo Brozovic importance to Inter Milan’s midfield can’t be understated. Despite not having the most electric of names in the ambit, Brozovic has managed to light up the side’s attacking gameplan with his 6 assists in Serie A.
Roberto Gagliardini will be his partner for the imminent affair with his ability to turnover possession from defence to attack serving the fruitfully this season. The opposition will on the other hand see us rope in the electric and flair filled Moussa Diaby after he scored for the side in their bygone affair.
Inter Milan’s top scorer in the tournament, Romelu Lukaku is going to capitalise on Bayer Leverkusen’s ability to crumble and go to sleep in the defensive ambit. Lautaro Martinez will be partnering up with him with the striker seeing his breakthrough season at the club make him hot property across the footballing fraternity.
Kai Havertz with his 3 goals and 2 assists is a much coveted piece of prize as well, one set to go to Chelsea in the coming weeks. However, until then he’ll be plying his skill set for the German club today to see him wrap up our set of picks for the affair.
Captain And Vice-Captain
His three goals meant Lukaku had to captain our side while Brozovic is our vice-captain.
Dream 11 Team
Hradecky, Young, Tapsoba, Bastoni, Danilo, Diaby, Brozovic, Gagliardini, Lukaku, Martinez, Kai
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