PSV says goodbye to Europe with a point in Milan

ac22bd7ee45fa2fd8b841505e31197c2 - PSV says goodbye to Europe with a point in Milan

Bergwijn in a duel with The Free

By this result, Tottenham Hotspur along with FC Barcelona through to the next round. For Inter and the Europa League after the winter break. PSV after the break in the winter is not a European obligation.

For Mark van Bommel and his associates was especially the honors at the game in Milan. Opponent Inter on the other hand played to qualify for the last 16 of the kampioenenbal to scissors.

Borja Valero with Luuk de Jong

The Italians started the match therefore well. At a bet, suddenly out of the sky by Ivan Perisic did Jeroen Zoet and the pole is already worse avoid. Anyway, it was the start of PSV was very good. One after the other attack of Inter was in the direction of Sweet, but the ball was not there yet.


In the thirteenth minute happened on the other side. Steven Bergwijn escaped on the right after an error by Kwadwo Asamoah and gave the ball perfectly for Hirving Lozano. The Mexican was pretty touch in the short corner: 0-1. Two minutes later, Luuk de Jong, even the 0-2 on the shoe, but in the free position, he missed.

Bergwijn and Lozano cheer after the 0-1

The Nerazzurri had, especially through Mauro Icardi chances with headers, but that schampten especially his skull, causing the 0-1 on the scoreboard remained standing. The team of Van Bommel remained intact, but with all the trouble.


PSV could only be expected, and occasionally more. The eindpass was still not enough, however. A full shot of Bergwijn was just before half-time, the largest possible for the Locals. The Croatian Marco Brozovic had not, perhaps, more time on the field allowed to stand after a foul charge on the achilles ‘ heel of Lozano. Author Felix Zwayer gave, however, only yellow.

After resting immediately the same spelbeeld. Icardi had an excellent chance, but found a great Sweet on its way. The Italians had enough schietmogelijkheden, but was still the outstanding Sweet on their way. This special and he is a bit on the heenwedstrijd, PSV also lost by two inschattingsfouten of the final item.


But in the 73rd minute, could Sweet not stop. Of course, it was Icardi with the equalizer. A strong opportunity to cross from the right was by Trent Sainsbury ill judged, but not by the Argentine powerhouse, his head well against them, continued: 1-1.

Mixed feelings

Scored was in Milan, the Italians were suddenly in the 85th minute go to storm after a Spurs-match in Camp Nou. That goal was not made, inter alia, by the intervention of Nick Viergever -, giving the Locals their sporting duty had been fulfilled.

After six duels in the group stage of this Champions League edition PSV, with mixed feelings, look back on the adventure. Often got the Locals to the flowers, but at the end of the ride, but two points in this tough group. Trainer Van Bommel will also be moderately satisfied looking back on this half a year.

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