Italian Serie A
Palermo1Inter Milan1

Palermo 1-1 Inter Milan

Inter's Fredy Guarín, right, challenges for the ball with Palerm's Edgar Barreto
Inter's Fredy Guarín, right, challenges Edgar Barreto of Palermo

Mateo Kovacic scored his second goal in as many matches as Inter Milan fought back from a goal down to draw with Palermo.

The Croatian midfielder shot from the edge of the box after Franco Vazquez had given the hosts an early advantage.

Vazquez stole the ball from Serbian defender Nemanja Vidic and scored from a tight angle.

Dani Osvaldo almost won it for Inter but Palermo goalkeeper Stefano Sorrentino was equal to his header.

Former Manchester United defender Vidic had a headed effort ruled out for offside as Walter Mazzarri's team pressed for a winner.

Palermo had Sorrentino to thank as they held on to collect their second point of the season.

Line-ups

Palermo

  • 70Sorrentino
  • 89MorganellaBooked at 48mins
  • 4Andjelkovic
  • 19Terzi
  • 23Feddal
  • 7LazaarSubstituted forDaprelàat 74'minutes
  • 15BolzoniSubstituted forBelottiat 66'minutes
  • 27RigoniBooked at 44mins
  • 8Barreto
  • 20VázquezSubstituted forQuaisonat 83'minutes
  • 9Dybala

Substitutes

  • 1Ujkani
  • 2Vitiello
  • 3Pisano
  • 10Pereira Silva
  • 11Makienok
  • 13Emerson
  • 17N'Goyi
  • 18Chochev
  • 21Quaison
  • 22Bamba
  • 33Daprelà
  • 99Belotti

Inter Milan

  • 1Handanovic
  • 23RanocchiaBooked at 80mins
  • 15Vidic
  • 5Nunes JesusBooked at 33minsSubstituted forde Carvalho Andrade Limaat 65'minutes
  • 33D'AmbrosioSubstituted forPires Ribeiroat 56'minutesBooked at 90mins
  • 18MedelBooked at 36mins
  • 13Guarín
  • 10KovacicSubstituted forPalacioat 79'minutes
  • 55Nagatomo
  • 9Icardi
  • 7Osvaldo

Substitutes

  • 2Cicero Moreira
  • 6Andreolli
  • 8Palacio
  • 14Campagnaro
  • 17Kuzmanovic
  • 20Obi
  • 22Pires Ribeiro
  • 25Mbaye
  • 30Carrizo
  • 44Krhin
  • 88de Carvalho Andrade Lima
  • 90M'Vila
Referee:
Paolo Valeri
Attendance:
18,292

Match Stats

Home TeamPalermoAway TeamInter Milan
Possession
Home39%
Away61%
Shots
Home13
Away13
Shots on Target
Home2
Away3
Corners
Home5
Away2
Fouls
Home16
Away9

Live Text

Match ends, Palermo 1, Inter Milan 1.

Full Time

Second Half ends, Palermo 1, Inter Milan 1.

Corner, Inter Milan. Conceded by Stefano Sorrentino.

Attempt saved. Pablo Daniel Osvaldo (Inter Milan) header from the centre of the box is saved in the bottom right corner. Assisted by Fredy Guarín.

Attempt missed. Hernanes (Inter Milan) right footed shot from outside the box is high and wide to the right.

Andrea Ranocchia (Inter Milan) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Andrea Belotti (Palermo).

Booking

Dodô (Inter Milan) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.

Foul by Dodô (Inter Milan).

Paulo Dybala (Palermo) wins a free kick on the right wing.

Attempt missed. Robin Quaison (Palermo) right footed shot from a difficult angle and long range on the right is close, but misses to the right. Assisted by Michel Morganella.

Foul by Nemanja Vidic (Inter Milan).

Andrea Belotti (Palermo) wins a free kick on the left wing.

Yuto Nagatomo (Inter Milan) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Andrea Belotti (Palermo).

Attempt missed. Paulo Dybala (Palermo) left footed shot from outside the box is high and wide to the left. Assisted by Robin Quaison.

Attempt saved. Andrea Belotti (Palermo) right footed shot from outside the box is saved in the bottom left corner. Assisted by Paulo Dybala.

Substitution

Substitution, Palermo. Robin Quaison replaces Franco Vázquez.

Corner, Palermo. Conceded by Andrea Ranocchia.

Attempt missed. Luca Rigoni (Palermo) right footed shot from outside the box misses to the right. Assisted by Sinisa Andjelkovic with a headed pass.

Booking

Andrea Ranocchia (Inter Milan) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.

Foul by Andrea Ranocchia (Inter Milan).

Franco Vázquez (Palermo) wins a free kick on the left wing.

Substitution

Substitution, Inter Milan. Rodrigo Palacio replaces Mateo Kovacic.

Attempt missed. Hernanes (Inter Milan) left footed shot from outside the box misses to the left. Assisted by Fredy Guarín with a headed pass.

Attempt saved. Fredy Guarín (Inter Milan) right footed shot from the right side of the box is saved in the bottom right corner.

Attempt missed. Fredy Guarín (Inter Milan) right footed shot from outside the box is too high. Assisted by Hernanes.

Attempt missed. Franco Vázquez (Palermo) left footed shot from the centre of the box is close, but misses to the left. Assisted by Michel Morganella with a cross.

Substitution

Substitution, Palermo. Fabio Daprelà replaces Achraf Lazaar.

Attempt missed. Franco Vázquez (Palermo) right footed shot from the centre of the box is close, but misses to the left.

Attempt blocked. Franco Vázquez (Palermo) left footed shot from the left side of the box is blocked. Assisted by Paulo Dybala.

Attempt blocked. Achraf Lazaar (Palermo) left footed shot from the left side of the box is blocked.

Attempt blocked. Andrea Belotti (Palermo) left footed shot from outside the box is blocked. Assisted by Luca Rigoni.

Fredy Guarín (Inter Milan) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Franco Vázquez (Palermo).

Substitution

Substitution, Palermo. Andrea Belotti replaces Francesco Bolzoni.

Substitution

Substitution, Inter Milan. Hernanes replaces Juan Jesus.

Pablo Daniel Osvaldo (Inter Milan) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Foul by Edgar Barreto (Palermo).

Foul by Juan Jesus (Inter Milan).

goal

Scores, Results & Fixtures

Sunday 21st September 2014

As It Stood

TeamPWDLFAGDPts
1Roma33005059
2Juventus33004049
3Hellas Verona32103127
4AC Milan32018626
5Udinese32013216
6Inter Milan31208175
7Sampdoria31203125
8Atalanta31112204
9Genoa31112204
10Fiorentina311112-14
11Cesena311135-24
12Lazio31024403
13Parma310278-13
14Chievo310234-13
15Napoli310223-13
16Palermo302134-12
17Sassuolo302118-72
18Cagliari301225-31
19Empoli301225-31
20Torino301203-31
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