Final score

28 September 2014 15:00

18' Osvaldo
1 - 4
45' Ekdal
34' Ekdal
29' Ekdal
10' Sau
Referee: Luca Banti / Linesmen: Barbirati, Gava / Fourth official: Iori / Assistants: Tommasi, Minelli
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Minute Text commentary
48' The first half draws to a close. Inter trail Cagliari 1-4 thanks to an Ekdal hat-trick and a goal from Sau. Osvaldo equalised for Inter.
45' Banti has indicated that there will be three minutes of added time.
45' CAGLIARI MAKE IT FOUR! It's a hat-trick from Ekdal, who scores from the corner!
45' Rossettini gets his name taken by the referee.
45' Sau is booked.
43' Mazzarri makes the first change of the match, taking Dodo off and bringing on D'Ambrosio in his place.
43' SAVED! Handanovic saves Cossu's penalty to keep the scores at 1-4!
42' Vidic brings Sau down in the box and the referee points to the spot! Penalty to Cagliari!
39' Dodo fouls Dessena but Crisetig's free-kick goes straight out for a goal-kick.
38' Cossu looks to add a fourth from outside the box, but his effort goes way over the bar.
34' CAGLIARI SCORE A THIRD! Great play from Ibarbo, who reaches the byline before cutting it back for Ekdal to score again.
32' Palacio is flagged up for offside after a cross from Medel, but the replays show that his position was good.
29' CAGLIARI SCORE AGAIN! Handanovic beats Dessena's shot away, but the ball drops to Ekdal who slots it home to make it 1-2!
27' Nagatomo is sent off!
27' Nagatomo earns a second yellow card for holding back Cossu.
25' Nagatomo earns the first yellow card of the match after a foul on Avelar.
18' INTER ARE LEVEL!!! Palacio takes the free-kick quickly, finding Osvaldo in the box who slots past Cragno! 1-1!
16' Low, hard ball for Hernanes, but Crisetig is there.
16' Palacio wins a free-kick.
11' Palacio looks for the immediate response, but Cragno stretches to block his low shot.
10' CAGLIARI SCORE!!! Sau beats the offside trap to fire past Handanovic.
8' The Cagliari defence close down Osvaldo after he is put through by Kovacic.
6' Cagliari looking dangerous in the Inter area through Cossu and Ibarrbo, but Kovacic is there to clean up.
2' Nagatomo plays a long ball through for Hernanes, but the Brazilian is offside
1' Cagliari take the kick-off and the match is underway!
1' Zeman goes with an attacking trio of Ibarbo, Sau and Cossu. Lorenzo Crisetig also starts for the Sardinian side.
1' Mazzarri hands Andreolli a start, whilst Nagatomo captains the side in the absence of Ranocchia. Palacio and Osvaldo are up front.
Minute Text commentary
48' The match ends in a 1-4 defeat for the Nerazzurri. It's a first loss of the season for Inter, who remain on eight points.
45' There'll be three minutes of added time.
44' Cagliari make their last change: Dessena makes way for Joa Pedro
37' Dessena and Balzano also see yellow.
37' Guarin is booked after a flare-up with Dessena and Balzano.
34' D'Ambrosio makes a yard for himself and unleashes a shot with his left foot, but it goes over the bar.
34' Guarin looks for goal, but it's deflected by Rossetini. Inter corner!
32' Lovely pass from Kovacic for Osvaldo, but it's read by Cragno.
29' Dessena looks for Longo, but his pass goes out of play.
28' Zeman makes another change, bringing on Samuele Longo in place of Sau.
25' Some good play from Cagliari puts Farias through on goal, but he shoots wide of the post.
23' Cagliari make a change, with Farias coming on for Ibarbo.
23' Mazzarri brings on Icardi in place of Palacio
19' Guarin floats the ball in, but Vidic's header goes over the bar.
17' Juan Jesus commits a foul and Crisetig stands over the free-kick. Easy take for Handanovic.
13' D'Ambrosio rises to get his head on the resulting corner, but Cragno blocks it once again.
12' What a chance for the Nerazzurri! Palacio meets a D'Ambrosio cross on the volley, but is denied by Cragno!
10' Hernanes saves Inter from conceding a fifth goal after Cossu's dangerous cross.
7' Osvaldo has the ball in the net, but it's ruled out for offside.
5' D'Ambrosio is brought down on the edge of the area by Cossu, but Banti shakes his head.
3' Inter appeal for a handball in the penalty box against Ekdal.
1' The second half is underway. Guarin has come on in place of Medel.
Average rating 3.8
5 shots on target 7
10 shots off target 9
19 fouls committed 12
10 corners 3
6 offsides 1
46% ball possession 54%
wins(25) draws(11) defeats(7)

starting lineups

Handanovic 1 27 Cragno
Andreolli 6 21 Balzano
Vidic 15 32 Ceppitelli
Jesus 5 15 Rossettini
Nagatomo 55 8 Avelar
Hernanes 88 16 Dessena
Medel 18 4 Crisetig
Kovacic 10 20 Ekdal
Dodò 22 23 Ibarbo
Palacio 8 25 Sau
Osvaldo 7 7 Cossu


Carrizo 30 28 Carboni
Berni 46 3 Murru
Icardi 9 9 Longo
Guarin 13 10 Joa Pedro
Kuzmanovic 17 13 Caio Rangel
Obi 20 14 Pisano
Ranocchia 23 17 Farias
Mbaye 25 30 Donsah
Puscas 28 33 Capuano
D'Ambrosio 33
Krhin 44
M'Vila 90