Skriniar: We were slapped twice In the face but we reacted well

Fri 06 May 2022 | 20:39

Inter defender Milan Skriniar has praised his team mates mental strength after a 4-2 victory against Empoli.


was down with two goals against Empoli but an own goal and Lautaro Martinez's goal in just five minutes before the half time leveled the game. Martinez and Sanchez scored another two goals in the second half.

Inter is now Serie A leader with one point above


who have a game in hand.

Skriniar after the game told DAZN:

“Very important to go to half-time on a draw. But it must not happen to get two slaps in the face like today. In any case, congratulations to everyone for the reaction. The comeback makes us understand that we are a strong team, we always know how to react, we have very strong players.”

Skriniar also thanked Inter fans at San Siro for their support.

“We need our fans, especially in games like this. We have to get everything out and they always give us a hand, that’s why after the game I went to cheer them on again.”

“There are still two games left, we must pull out all the stops and go beyond our possibilities. Now we enjoy this victory and we aim at the Coppa Italia, then we’ll see what happens.”

Inter will face


on Wednesday in the Coppa Italia final.

source: SportMob

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