MILAN - Inter Primavera bounced back from their midweek defeat at Chievo with a 1-0 away win over Vicenza in Piovene Rocchette.
Mattia Destro sealed victory with his 13th goal of the regular season on 32 minutes, firing home a loose ball from 12 yards out.
The win keeps Fulvio Pea's Nerazzurri within striking distance of Division B leaders AC Milan with two games in hand still to play.
Vicenza 0-1 Inter
Scorer: Destro 32.
Vicenza (4-4-2): Pampaloni; Fait; Meneguzzo, Devoto, Frizzo; Tenneriello, Wagner (Maselli 66), Evangelisti (Sandonà 42), Fracaro (Zichi 69); Piccioni, Bianconi.
Subs not used: Freschi, Chesi, Benvegnù, Tolentino.
Inter (4-3-3): Belec; Donati, Rigione, Natalino, Biraghi; Fortunato (Carlsen 61), Crisetig, Obi; Beretta (Obiora 87), Destro, Stevanovic (Alibec 72).
Subs not used: Bavena, Kysela, Tremolada, Dell'Agnello.
Referee: Carletto (Castelfranco Veneto).
Booked: Fracaro, Piccioni, Obi, Donati.
Sent off: Piccioni.