Internazionale vs. FC Barcelona 1-1
Internazionale took an important point in the Champions league.
Internazionale took an important point in Group B of the Champions League on Tuesday. The Italians played 1-1 against FC Barcelona and stayed second in the group, with a 3-point lead over Tottenham Hotspur. The Spurs won 2-1 against PSV in the final phase.
Malcom gave Barcelona the lead in the 83rd minute. The leader from La Liga had already missed several opportunities, especially through Luis Suárez. Mauro Icardi helped his team in the 87th minute so Inter keeps a good starting position for reaching the eighth finals.
Lionel Messi is not yet playing with Barcelona in the Champions League against Inter. The Spaniards did take him with them to Italy but announced shortly before the meeting that he is not part of the selection. He is not fit enough yet.
Messi suffered an arm fracture two weeks ago. He also did not play in the first game with Inter, which won Barcelona (2-0). Barcelona has won all three group matches so far.
Together with Tottenham Hotspur. PSV is also part of group B.