Napoli vs. Inter, for the Italian Super Cup final: summary, goal and more

El Toro scored the only goal of the final on the hour mark in the match that also saw the expulsion of Argentine Giovanni Simeone for the rival side.


Lautaro Martínez was once again Inter’s hero in the Italian Super Cup final when converting the winning goal against Napoli in the throes of the match played this Monday in Riad, Saudi Arabiawhich meant the eighth in this category for the Nerazzurrithe second with the most after Juventus (9). The Argentinian Giovanni Simeone was sent off in the rival team.

In an extremely flat first time, those of Milan They imposed themselves in football with control of the ball and quick transitions from defense to attack that prevented their rival from generating risky situations. Federico Dimarco y the Argentinian they had the clearest for his team, but also The Bahiense player had what would have been 1-0 annulled after a advanced position of his assistant Marcus Thuram.

The Inter-Napoli compact


The Inter-Napoli compact

The second half was changeable at the start, as the group of players had their first approach. Rudy Garcia from the feet of their best player last season, Kvicha Kvaratshkeliawho encountered a phenomenal response from Swiss Yan Sommer.

When he began to settle into the game, the Neapolitans suffered the controversial expulsion of Simeone to the 15 minutes. After a second questionable warning removed by Antonio Rapuanothe son of Cholo He had to leave the court quickly in the final.

After that breaking point, the Nerazzurri handled everything that happened in Riad. He filled his rival with balls and crosses, but only in the agony of the match did he find the goal that gave him his third consecutive Super Cup. Who else? He Tourwith his both number 19 in the last 18 presentationswon his sixth title with the club.

Naturally, it was chosen as the best of the tournamentto which they arrived as champions of the last Coppa Italia and they faced the Soccer former. In addition to these four crowns mentionedthe Bahiense accumulates a Serie A (2020-21) and the following season’s cup.

Napoli vs. Inter, for the final of the Italian Super Cup: minute by minute

Full Time

Inter beat Napoli 1-0 and is champion of the Italian Super Cup.

45′ ST: ¡Gol de Inter!

Lautaro Martínez gives his team the victory against Napoli in the agony of the match.

Napoli vs. Inter: Lautaro Martínez’s goal


Napoli vs.  Inter: Lautaro Martínez's goal

27′ ST: Unusual wasted goal by Inter

Marcus Thuram came across the ball, but with no chance of finishing comfortably.

Napoli vs. Inter: Thuram’s luck


Napoli vs.  Inter: Thuram’s luck

15′ ST: Giovanni Simeone sent off

The Argentine received a controversial second yellow card and leaves the field.

Naples vs. Inter: the roja for Simeone


Naples vs.  Inter: the roja for Simeone

5′ PT: Sommer saved Inter

The Nerazzurro goalkeeper stopped what was Napoli’s first at the feet of Kvaratshkelia.

Napoli vs. Inter: Sommer’s save


Napoli vs.  Inter: Sommer's save

30′ PT: Lautaro’s first

The Argentine had his first opportunity in the final of the Italian Super Cup.

Napoli vs. Inter: Lautaro’s header


Napoli vs.  Inter: Lautaro's header

14′ PT: Inter had it

Dimarco tried a good volley that touched Gollini’s left post.

Inter vs. Napoli: Dimarco’s shot


Inter vs.  Napoli: Dimarco's shot

The match started

In Saudi Arabia, Napoli and Inter face each other in the Italian Super Cup final.

The formation of Inter vs. Napoli, for the final of the Italian Super Cup

Yan Sommer; Benjamin Pavard, Stefan De Vrij, Francesco Acerbi, Matteo Darmian; Nicoló Barella, Hakan Calhanoglu, Henrij Mkhitaryan, Federico Dimarco; Lautaro Martínez and Marcus Thuram.

The formation of Napoli vs. Inter, for the final of the Italian Super Cup

Pierluigi Gollini, Giovanni Di Lorenzo, Amir Rrahmani, Juan Jesus, Pasquale Mazzocchi, Jens Cajuste, Stanislav Lobotka, Alessio Zerbin, Matteo Politano, Khvicha Kvaratskhelia and Giovanni Simeone. DT: Rudy Garcia.

Napoli vs. Inter, LIVE: which channel shows it on TV and how to follow ONLINE

The match can be seen live in Argentina through ESPN:

  • Canales 103 de Flow
  • Canales 621 (SD) and 1621 (HD) from DirecTV
  • Canales 105 (SD) and 1011 (HD) from Telecentre

In turn, online you can follow Star+, the streaming service offered by ESPN, or by accessing ESPN through Telecentro Play, D Go and Flow.

How Napoli and Inter reach the Italian Super Cup final

Napoli is in the final after defeating Fiorentina 3-0 in the semis with a goal from Simeone and two from Alessio Zerbin. The team led by Rudy García is the last champion of Serie A.

Inter beat Lazio 3-0 with goals from Marcus Thuran, Hakan Calhanoglu and Davide Frattessi. The Neroazzurro is first in the current Calcio season and qualified for the round of 16 of the Champions League.

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