MILAN – Here are eight questions to put your knowledge to the test and eight answers to tell the story of Inter’s season so far. Inter Quiz, in collaboration with Opta, will test you with queries on the Nerazzurri: goals, assists, appearances and much more!
Which Inter player has scored the most goals away from home in 2020/21 (four)?
El Toro has scored a total of five goals in the 2020/21 season and is Inter’s second-highest goalscorer this season, behind Lukaku. After bagging his first of the season at San Siro against Fiorentina, his last four goals have all come away from home: against Benevento, Lazio, Real Madrid and Atalanta.
Which player has provided the most assists for Romelu Lukaku since the start of this season?
The new Nerazzurri full-back has had a profound influence on Inter in the league. In his first two outings this season, Hakimi scored and provided two assists, both for Lukaku - the first came in his Inter debut against Fiorentina, the second set up the Belgian to score after just 28 seconds against Benevento.
Which Inter player has scored the most headed goals since the start of the season?
Since the start of the season, Inter have once again been dominant in the air. The Nerazzurri have scored four headed goals in the league so far, more than any other team. Two of these were the handiwork of Danilo D’Ambrosio, who completed the Inter comeback against Fiorentina and capped off the win against Genoa. The other two headers were scored by Perisic and Lautaro.
Which member of the Inter squad has provided the most assists since the start of the 2020/21 season?
Three in Serie A and one in the Champions League. Nicolò Barella has provided more assists than any other Inter player so far this season. He provided Lautaro for the Club’s first goal of the season and the finishes from Lukaku and Brozovic against Genoa and Parma respectively. His decisive backheeled pass against Real Madrid is certainly the most memorable of the four so far.
In which game did the longest Inter goal drought of a current Nerazzurri player end?
Inter vs. Parma
Ivan Perisic’s goal against Parma at home ended the longest run without scoring for Inter for any player currently at the Club. His effort against the Crociati was his first for the Nerazzurri in 537 days (since the game against Chievo on 13 may 2019).
Which of the following players has not scored from outside the box in the 2020/21 season?
After finishing his first season at the Club with a total of 54 goals in 51 appearances, Romelu Lukaku is Inter’s top scorer of the current campaign. The Belgian striker has scored on seven occasions: five in six games in the league and two in the Champions League, both of which came on matchday 1 in the competitions against Borussia Mönchengladbach. All of these goals have been scored from inside the penalty area.
Which current Inter player has played the most minutes so far this season?
Nicolò Barella has made ten appearances and played more minutes (750) than any other Inter player so far this season between Serie A and the Champions League. Against Real Madrid, in fact, Barella made his 50th appearance in an Inter shirt, in which he has scored four goals and provided twelve assists. Alongside him and Handanovic, Lautaro, de Vrij and Vidal are in the top-5 in this regard.
Who was the only Inter player to have scored a goal, originating from an indirect free-kick?
Against Parma, Ivan Perisic did not only score Inter’s latest goal of the season but also the only one coming from an indirect free-kick. Kolarov registered the assist, and the Serb was prolific in his distribution against the Crociati: 110 passes attempted, 96 completed, 80 in the opponents’ half.