Inter Milan overcome Torino 3-1 to maneuver into 2nd in Serie A

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Two fast second-half targets noticed Inter Milan come from behind against Torino for a confidence-boosting 3-1 win in Serie A on Monday. Inter moved into second in the standings though its title hopes are slim as league leader Juventus has an eight-point benefit with six matches remaining. Torino remained 5 points above the relegation zone.

Ashley Young and Diego Godín scored shortly after the break after a howler from Nerazzurri goalkeeper Samir Handanović gifted Andrea Belotti the opener. Lautaro Martínez all however sealed the match.

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Inter wanted a win after two disappointing outcomes. But it was Torino which took the lead in the 17th minute when Handanović uncharacteristically spilled a nook, permitting Belotti the best of tap-ins.

Inter turned it around after the break as Martínez knocked down a ball for Young to fireplace in from shut vary, and three minutes later Godin headed in off the bar.

Inter prolonged its benefit in the 61st when Martínez’s shot took a deflection to loop over Torino goalkeeper Salvatore Sirigu.

Belotti hit the bar moments later.

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