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0-2 beaten by Real Madrid. Is Inter Milan out of Champions League?

0-2 beaten by Real Madrid. Is Inter Milan out of Champions League?

On Tuesday night, December 7, 2021, Inter Milan paid a visit to Santiago Bernabeu to face with Real Madrid. This was Matchday 6 in Group D. Both of teams had already qualified to Round of 16. Real Madrid had ever 1-0 won against Inter Milan at Meazza in September. 
Two teams fielded their strongest available XI. Injured Karim Benzema was replaced by Serbian striker Luka Jovic. Inter had ever leapfrogged their opponents in Spanish capital but could not convert their chances. German mildfield Toni Kroos capped a beautiful long-rang stinger to open goald for Real. Substitute Marco Asensio curled in the second. 
Kroos’ score was the Real’s 1,000th goal in Champions League, becoming the first club to reach that landmark. In the second-half, Asensio picked the ball up on the edge of the box and caressing a finish into the top corner. Inter midfielder Nicolo Barella was sent off for ashing out at defender Eder Militao.
Finally, Real Madrid won victory over 10-man Inter Milan, finishing top of Champions League Group D, while the latter progressed in second place. The draw for the next round will take place on December 13.


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