Some serious problems to keep competing for a place in the Champions League.
Inter was dominated clearly in the first half. In the second minute AC Milan was already one up. The goal was scored by Gianni Comandini, he volleyed the ball in after a assist by Serginho. Fifteeen minutes later AC Milan doubled their lead. Their second goal was again scored by Comandini, using a cross by Serginho.
Farinos went out after 30 minutes substituted by Cauet: team doctor Combi discovered a light muscular injury in the left leg. In the second half Giunti scored the third goal using a free-kick.
Shevchenko scored twice at 66 and 77. Serginho signed the final result.
The following are the line-ups for the derby.
INTER (3-5-2): Frey; Ferrari, Blanc, Simic; Zanetti, Farinos, Di Biagio, Dalmat, Gresko; Vieri, Recoba.
Subs: Ballotta, Macellari, Cauet, Seedorf, Pacheco, Sukur, Ferrante.
AC MILAN (4-4-2): Rossi; Helveg, Costacurta, Roque Junior, P. Maldini; Gattuso, Kaladze, Giunti, Serginho; Comandini, Shevchenko.
Subs: Abbiati, Sala, Garcia, Guly, José Mari, Leonardo, Boban.