NECESSARY TO FIND SPACES
The key to unlocking the Inter Milan lock
Published:1/10/2019 - 13:26h
Updated:1/10/2019 - 13:27h
Inter Conte is, by figures, the team that best defends Europe. Finding spaces will be paramount, so creativity will be indispensable
To the FC Barcelona will touch him face up to a 'miura' this Wednesday. The Inter of Milan, with Antonio Conte to the control, will visit the Camp Nou being, by figures, one of the best teams of Europe. The picture lombardo only has fit two goals in six parties of Italian league and three in the seven total parties. Numeros That put on of the table his defensive solidity.
Conte Has achieved that the Inter of Milan was a very compact team. They split of the base to have to Samir Handanovic, one of the best goalkeepers of the world to his 35 years, and a defence with players contrasted. Conte Bets for playing with three head offices, that are used to to be Diego Godín, Milan Škriniar and Stefan of Vrij, that form a 'trident' of a lot of forcefulness.
But the defensive secret of the Inter is his ease for replegar and order to all the team to compact it and minimise spaces. When the picture lombardo achieves it, is almost impenetrable. It is thus that the FC Barcelona will need a lot of imagination to achieve open spaces between the defence interista, something that will be in hands of the offensive trident and, besides, of the centre of the field.
It is here where the figures of Arthur Melo and Frenkie of Jong will win a lot of weight. When you are faced with a rival that knows to defend like anybody, needs creativity and precision of surgeon to the hour to give the pass. The Brazilian and the Dutch, that are playing to a good level, will have to have a lot of patience and serenity to look for the best option although this yes, doing circulate fast the balloon.
In attack, if Ousmane Dembélé and Leo Messi follow ofdrop , the trident will be formed by Antoine Griezmann, Luis Suárez and Carles Pérez, by what will be missing jugadres with desborde. Taking advantage of the mobility of these three attackers, Arthur and Of Jong will have to be the brains of the team, those that clarifiquen the played and those that take advantage of the mobility of the ones of up.
Avoid the slow and predictable game
The FC Barcelona has to avoid the game showed in some parties of the present campaign, in which it has abused of the horizontal game and of the fault of verticality. In front of the bolt of the Inter, will have to be fast and precise in each played, although without losing the calm. It will be a long-distance race of 90 minutes and the Barça needs the talent of the '8' and of the '21'.