Inter Milan coach Simone Inzaghi has decided to start Romelu Lukaku and Lautaro Martinez up top in today’s Serie A clash with Atalanta at the Stadio Giuseppe Meazza in Milan’s San Siro district, with kick-off scheduled for 20.45 CET.
Firstly, Cameroon goalkeeper André Onana starts in goal with Nerazzurri captain Samir Handanovic and Alex Cordaz both on the bench.
Secondly, in defence it’s Danilo D’Ambrosio with the captain’s armband and Alessandro Bastoni starting on either side of Lazio owned Italy defender Francesco Acerbi.
Thirdly, Denzel Dumfries and Federico Dimarco play on the wings.
Romelu Lukaku & Lautaro Martinez Start
Fourthly, in midfield, Coatian international midfielder Marcelo Brozovic starts in the middle of the park flanked by Turkish international Hakan Calhanoglu and Italy international midfielder Nicolo Barella.
Furthermore, up front, Argentina FIFA World Cup winner Lautaro Martinez starts and he is partnered up top by all time Belgian international goalscorer, Romelu Lukaku.
Additionally, Argentina international Joaquin Correa is injured and subsequently not available for selection. In addition, Slovakian international defender Milan Skriniar is not even on the bench due to injury problems.
Neither is Armenian international midfielder Henrikh Mkhitaryan who also misses the game due to injury.
Sixthly, both Robing Gosens and Matteo Darmian start the game on the bench. Similarly, Primavera players Aleksandar Stankovic, Dennis Curatolo and Ebenezer Akinsanmiro are also called up.
In conclusion, Bosnian legendary striker Edin Dzeko also starts on the bench.
Official Starting Lineups Inter Milan Vs Atalanta
Inter (3-5-2): André Onana; Danilo D’Ambrosio (C), Francesco Acerbi, Alessandro Bastoni; Denzel Dumfries, Nicolo Barella, Marcelo Brozovic, Hakan Calhanoglu, Federico Dimarco; Lautaro Martinez, Romelu Lukaku.
Substitutes: Alex Cordaz, Samir Handanovic, Stefan de Vrij, Matteo Darmian, Robin Gosens, Raoul Bellanova, Kristjan Asllani, Aleksandar Stankovic, Ebenezer Akinsanmiro, Dennis Curatolo, Edin Dzeko.
Coach: Simone Inzaghi.
Suspended: Roberto Gagliardini (1 match).
Injured and unavailable: Milan Skriniar, Henrikh Mkhitaryan and Joaquin Correa.
Atalanta (3-4-2-1): Marco Sportiello; Rafael Toloi (C), Berat Djimsiti, Giorgio Scalvini; Davide Zappacosta, Ederson, Marten De Roon, Joakim Maehle; Mario Pasalic, Teun Koopmeiners; Rasmus Højlund.
Substitutes: Juan Musso, Francesco Rossi, Caleb Okoli, Merih Demiral, Lorenzo Bernasconi, Matteo Colombo, Alessandro Falleni, Luis Muriel, Ademola Lookman,
Coach: Gian Piero Gasperini.
Injured and unavailable: Matteo Ruggeri, Brandon Soppy, José Palomino, Hans Hateboer, Lukáš Vorlický and Jeremy Boga and Duvan Zapata.
Referee: Daniele Orsato.
Assistant referees: Alessandro Giallatini and Alessio Berti.
Fourth Official: Andrea Colombo.
VAR: Michael Fabbri assisted by Rosario Abisso.