Inter Lose Three Games In February, Still Hold Onto Third
Inter Milan have their worst month of the season picking up just three wins, three loses and a tie. They started the month off on the right foot beating Lazio in the first leg of the Italian Cup Semi-Final with a 2-1 win at home with Kempf and Pereyra putting in goals. They picked up another big win in their second game of the month against Roma beating them 1-0 thanks to great defending and a goal from Mexican striker Carlos Fierro. Inter's month went all down hill from there as they lost 3-2 to Lazio in the second leg of the Italian Cup but Inter were still move onto the final off of the away goals rule.
Inter's bad form didn't stop there as they would lose their next Serie A game to Torina 2-1, Martin Odegaard scored on the night for the Nerazzurri. Inter struggled to defend in the first leg of their Europa League tie with Sparta Prague drawing with the hosts 2-2, even though they picked up two away goals Figo expected to win that game easily and was not happy with conceding two goal but thanks to Carlos Fierro and Raheem Sterling they were able to get out of there with a draw. Inter got back to winning form again Virtus Entella even though they struggled to defend again allowing the hosts to score three goals on them but thanks to five goals from five different goal scorers the Nerazzurri were able to prevail 5-3, Januzaj, Fierro, Rozzio o.g, Sterling and Bernard all scored goals for Inter. In their last game of the month Inter lost their third game of the month to Cagliari 3-2 which saw Cagliari move past Inter into second place in the table, Inter dropping into third to end the month, Ranocchia and Bernard scored goals for Inter in this game.
Marc-Oliver Kempf - 1 goal, 7.9 rating
Lucas Piazon - 2 goals, 9.0 rating
Inter will take on Juventus in the Italian Cup Final.
Adnan Januzaj - 7.8 rating
Nikol Maksimovic - 1 assist, 8.0 rating
Raheem Sterling - 1 goal, 2 assists, 9.1 rating
Ionnis Fetfatzidis - 2 goals, 8.8 rating
David Lafata - 2 goals, 8.8 rating
Player of the Month - Adnan Januzaj
Adnan Januzaj has once again won the Player of the Month Award. Even though the team didn't have a good month, he still lead the way for the Nerazzurri with two goals and two assists in the six games he played this month for Inter. Januzaj come to Inter last summer from Manchester United for $69 million and so far he has lived up to that price tag.