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87'
I. Perišić
R. Gagliardini
1 - 3
78'
N. González
Yellow 2nd/RC
55'
E. Džeko
H. Çalhanoğlu
1 - 2
52'
M. Darmian
N. Barella
1 - 1
23'
R. Sottil
N. González
1 - 0

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53% 47%
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Shots On Target 6 5
Total Passes 497 429
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Commentary

That's all for today, goodbye! 
Inzaghi will be especially pleased by the second-half performance and that win moves Inter back to the top of the table for now. Next up for them is Atalanta on Saturday. Fiorentina's three-game winning run comes to an end and Italiano will be hoping they can bounce back against Udinese next time out.
Inter come from behind to beat 10-man Fiorentina 3-1. The hosts had the better of the first half and could've led more than 1-0 at half-time if not for Handanovic, but only Sottil found a breakthrough. Two goals in three minutes after the break turned things around for Inter, with Darmian and Dzeko beating Dragowski. Gonzalez was then sent off for two yellow cards in eight seconds, both for dissent, before Perisic rounded off the scoring with a close-range finish.
90' + 4' FULL-TIME: FIORENTINA 1-3 INTER.
90' + 3' CLOSE! Dimarco is given so much time down the right and he picks out a lovely cross into Skriniar at the far post. He flicks his header towards goal, but can't get his angles right and turns it just wide.
90' + 1' Into three minutes of added time here and Inter are still keeping the pressure on. Dumfries bursts forward down the right, but this time, there's no one waiting in the middle to get on the end of his cross.
89' Fiorentina's attack is once again ended by a poor cross straight into Handanovic's gloves and the keeper sets his side straight on the counter. Sanchez is out on the right, but he can't get past Biraghi this time to whip in a cross.
R. Gagliardini
Assist
87' Gagliardini was off-balance and under pressure from the backtracking Milenkovic when he squared the ball to Perisic, and he did well to pick out the Croatian.
I. Perišić
Goal
87' PERISIC SCORES! Fiorentina are slow to get back this time, with Biraghi playing everyone onside. Gagliardini does well to square the ball into Perisic, and he's left with a simple tap-in, past Dragowski who rushed off his line to try and smother it. 3-1 Inter! 
86' Fiorentina are keeping the ball well here, but they just can't find a way through Inter. They're switching from left to right, with no luck of opening up any space in the box to get a shot away.
A. Kokorin
G. Bonaventura
84' And Bonaventura is also going off, with Callejon on for him.
R. Gagliardini
H. Çalhanoğlu
84' Calhanoglu is also making way, with Gagliardini on for him.
F. Dimarco
Lautaro Martínez
83' Final changes for Inter now and Martinez is being taken off and replaced by Dimarco.
H. Çalhanoğlu
Yellow Card
83' Calhanoglu has been booked after he caught Bonaventura with a late challenge.
82' GOOD SAVE! The referee plays the advantage for Inter after Vecino was fouled and Calhanoglu slides it through to Brozovic. He gets goalside of Nastasic before firing a shot on goal, and Dragowski gets two hands behind it to push it away.
80' The Fiorentina fans aren't happy with the referee as they think that Inter are being given soft fouls. It's Calhanoglu that's down this time after he was caught by Bonaventura and loud jeers go up around the stands for the decision.
78' FIORENTINA DOWN TO 10! Gonzalez's temper has got the better of him here. Within seconds of the first yellow card being shown, he sarcastically applauds the referee for the decision, resulting in a second booking for dissent and a red card.
N. González
Yellow Card
78' Gonzalez's shirt was being tugged by Bastoni and the forward backed into him. A free-kick is given against him, and he's furious with the decision. The referee books him for dissent.
76' CHANCE! Dragowski sloppily gives the ball away to Calhanoglu in his haste to clear his lines and the midfielder slides it through to Sanchez. He's one-on-one with the keeper but ends up lifting his shot over the crossbar.
R. Saponara
R. Sottil
74' Third change for Fiorentina now as the goal scorer, Sottil, makes way for Saponara.
72' Fiorentina take a free-kick quickly, switching it from right to left, where Odriozola slides a throughball into Vlahovic. He has Bastoni tight to him though and he can't pick out Gonzalez with his lay-off.
A. Sánchez
E. Džeko
70' And Sanchez is also being introduced as he comes on to replace Dzeko.
M. Vecino
N. Barella
70' There's a double change for Inter now, with Vecino being brought on in place of Barella.
68' It's better from the hosts now as they're keeping Inter penned back in their own half and patiently pressing forward. They work it out to Amrabat on the left, but he curls his cross straight into Handanovic's gloves.
D. Dumfries
M. Darmian
66' Inter are also making a substitution. Darmian, who just picked up a yellow card is off, with Dumfries on for him.
Odriozola
M. Benassi
66' Fiorentina are making a double change here and Benassi is the first to make way, with Odriozola replacing him.
S. Amrabat
L. Torreira
65' Torreira is also taken off, with Amrabat on for him.
65' GREAT CHANCE! Duncan doesn't close down Calhanoglu in time and he picks out Barella's driving run down the right. He cuts inside before drilling a dangerous low ball across the six-yard box, but Martinez can't make the contact he needs to tap it in.
M. Darmian
Yellow Card
63' Darmian slid in on Duncan earlier in Fiorentina's attack and clipped the midfielder. The referee let play carry on, but has gone back to book Darmian for the challenge.
61' Fiorentina are knocking it around nicely here, but they're still struggling to find a way in behind Inter. The throughball into Gonzalez is overhit, so De Vrij clears his lines and wins a free-kick when the forward slides into him.
59' Gonzalez has one goal and one assist at the Artemio Franchi Stadium in two games. Prior to him, the last player to be involved in two goals in each of his first two home Serie A matches with Fiorentina was Alberto Aquilani in 2012.
57' Fiorentina are the ones who can't keep hold of the ball now and Perisic wins it back before driving down the left. He fizzes a brilliant low cross into the six-yard box, but no one gambles on it and it rolls harmlessly wide.
H. Çalhanoğlu
Assist
55' It really is a good cross from Calhanoglu, and it beats everyone at the near post before Dzeko gets his head on it.
E. Džeko
Goal
55' INTER LEAD! In just three minutes, they've completely turned this game around! It's a good corner from Calhanoglu and Dzeko rises highest on the edge of the six-yard box to meet it. He thumps his header into the ground and the bounce beats Dragowski before hitting the net. 2-1 Inter! 
54' Inter look full of confidence now, and they're pressing Fiorentina much higher up the field. Barella slides a throughball into Martinez, but he can't find a way past Nastasic and ends up winning a corner.
N. Barella
Assist
52' Dzeko slots it through to Barella and he quickly gets his head up before spotting Darmian and picking out the wing-back.
M. Darmian
Goal
52' DARMIAN EQUALISES! Fiorentina were late to spot Darmian hovering unmarked at the far post, but Barella picks him out with a short pass. He lets it roll across his body before hitting it first time. He slots it under Dragowski and into the far corner. After a quick VAR check for offside, it stands, and it's 1-1! 
50' Barella curls in a good cross from the right and Martinez cushions a header down into the middle from the far post. Torreira slices at his clearance, but then makes a good block to deny Calhanoglu's chance.
48' CHANCE! Fiorentina have started the second half on the front foot here and another sloppy pass from Inter lets them in on goal. Vlahovic turns before firing a shot from the edge of the box, but it sails just over the crossbar.
46' Fiorentina get us back underway for the second half! 
Inzaghi won't be impressed with what he's seen so far, though Inter did improve towards the break. He might be considering making a change to add something different and get his side back into the game. Fiorentina have looked good so far though, and Italiano will be hoping for more of the same after the break.
Fiorentina dominated the first half and take a 1-0 lead over Inter into the break. The hosts started quickly, and Handanovic pulled off a couple of brilliant saves early on to deny Gonzalez, Biraghi and Vlahovic. Sottil found a way past him from close range when he fired Gonzalez's cross into the roof of the net. Inter thought they'd equalised when Benassi turned Perisic's cross into his own net, but that was disallowed for offside.
45' + 1' HALF-TIME: FIORENTINA 1-0 INTER.
44' Fiorentina work it from left to right in an attempt to open up the space, and Bonaventura has acres of it to run into behind Bastoni. The cross is poor though as he hits it straight into Handanovic's gloves.
42' It's better from Inter now as Perisic wrongfoots Benassi again and cuts inside before squaring it to Calhanoglu. He chips a good cross into the middle of the box, but Milenkovic gets there ahead of Martinez to clear his lines.
40' Gonzalez has stayed down and looks to be in a lot of pain after being caught by Skriniar during an aerial challenge. He's back to his feet quickly after treatment though and will be able to carry on.
38' NO GOAL! Calhanoglu slides it through to Perisic on the left of the box, and he drills a low cross into the middle for Barella. Benassi puts it in the back of his own net in an attempt to clear it, but the Croatian was offside in the build-up, so it won't count.
36' Calhanoglu whips a deep corner into the box and Martinez pulls away at the far post to reach it. He thumps a header towards goal which is blocked by Nastasic. There are half-hearted penalty shouts for a handball, but the referee waves the claims away.
34' Bonaventura cushions the ball down for Torreira, who fizzes the ball forward to Vlahovic. He pulls it back for Gonzalez before continuing his run, but the forward drills a shot straight at Handanovic from range.
32' Inter are starting to push forward with a bit more intent now, but they're still struggling to find a way past Fiorentina. The hosts are keeping their shape well and frustrating their opponents.
30' GOOD SAVE! Calhanoglu steps up to take the free-kick just outside the box and the wall seem to duck under his curling shot as he hits it. It's heading in at the far post, but Dragowski gets across to push it away.
29' Brozovic threads a throughball towards Calhanoglu, but Milenkovic gets across smartly to block it. It comes back to the midfielder, who plays it forward again, and this time, Milenkovic fouls Martinez just outside the area.
27' Inter just can't get into any sort of rhythm hear and Fiorentina are causing them all sorts of problems. Duncan threatens to break down the left again and this time, Darmian just shoves him off the ball and gives away a free-kick.
25' It's taken a while to get the game restarted again as Inzaghi and the Inter players are insisting that Skriniar was fouled in the build-up. There wasn't a lot in it at all though and the referee and fourth official are urging them to calm down.
N. González
Assist
23' Gonzalez did well to win the aerial challenge against Skriniar and he plays a lovely low cross into the box to set up the opening goal.
R. Sottil
Goal
23' SOTTIL SCORES! It's been coming and Fiorentina have finally found the back of the net! Skriniar is beaten in the air by Gonzalez, who turns and plays a dangerous ball across the six-yard box. Sottil is following it in at the far post, unmarked, and fires it into the roof of the goal from close range. 1-0 Fiorentina! 
21' CLOSE! Gonzalez catches Barella on the ball and sets Fiorentina in another counter. He slides in Duncan, who plays a one-two with Vlahovic to get into a pocket of space. The defenders sit back as he hits the shot and it sails just over the bar.
20' Handanovic goes for a more direct route to goal this time as he loops his clearance forward to try and pick out Dzeko's run. He's isolated up front on his own though and can't bring it down under pressure from Nastasic.
M. Škriniar
Yellow Card
17' Gonzalez gets away from Skriniar, and the defender slides in from behind to try and win the ball. He clips his heels, giving away a free-kick and picks up a booking.
16' Bonaventura lets the ball run, thinking Benassi is behind him, leaving Perisic with a lot of space to run into down the left. He whips a cross into the middle, with Dzeko waiting at the far post, but Dragowski holds onto it.
14' Inter have scored in 23 consecutive league matches; only in 1949-50 did they go on a longer such run in the Italian top-flight (24 in a row under Giulio Cappelli).
12' HANDANOVIC AGAIN! Inter are caught on the ball again and Fiorentina catch them out with another quick break. Biraghi cuts inside from the left this time before aiming for the near post, but the keeper makes another good save to deny him.
10' GREAT SAVE! Duncan's cross is blocked just ahead of Sottil by Bastoni, but De Vrij trips over the ball in his attempts to clear it. It falls at Vlahovic's feet and he curls a good effort towards the far corner, but Handanovic tips it over with his fingertips.
8' A loose touch from Benassi gifts the ball to Perisic and he squares it to Brozovic before he tees up Barella. He's quickly being closed down on the edge of the box, so hits it first time, and a deflection helps it wide of the far post.
6' Darmian is caught on the ball by Biraghi and Fiorentina have a chance to counter again. He slips it through to Duncan, who puts a good throughball into the box for Vlahovic, but he can't turn it past Handanovic with his touch.
4' Inter are knocking the ball around nicely, but all of their possession is in their own half. Fiorentina are keeping up a high press which is making it difficult for the visitors to get further upfield.
2' GOOD SAVE! It's good play from Fiorentina as Duncan threads it through for Vlahovic, but he can't find space for a shot. His pass into Gonzalez takes a deflection on its way through De Vrij's legs but the forward gets a shot away which is smothered by Handanovic.
1' Calhanoglu gets the game underway for Inter!
The teams are out on the pitch now, with kick-off just moments away! 
Fiorentina's last win against Inter in Serie A came back in April 2017 (5-4 in Florence): indeed, in the last eight meetings, four have been drawn with Inter prevailing in the other four.
Simone Inzaghi makes four changes from the win over Bologna, with Darmian, Calhanoglu, Perisic and Dzeko coming into the side. Dumfries, Vecino and Dimarco start on the bench, while Joaquin Correa misses out due to an injury he picked up in that game.
Vincenzo Italiano makes six changes to that side that beat Genoa last time out. Benassi, Milenkovic, Nastasic, Torreira, Duncan and Sottil are all brought in. Odriozola, Lucas Martinez, Igor and Callejon drop to the bench, while Erick Pulgar and Gaetano Castrovilli are unavailable.
INTER SUBS: Aleksandar Kolarov, Ionut Radu, Alex Cordaz, Alexis Sanchez, Roberto Gagliardini, Andrea Ranocchia, Martin Satriano, Matias Vecino, Denzel Dumfries, Mattia Ronald Sangalli, Federico Dimarco, Danilo D'Ambrosio.
INTER STARTING XI (3-5-2): Samir Handanovic; Milan Skriniar, Stefan de Vrij, Alessandro Bastoni; Matteo Darmian, Nicolo Barella, Marcelo Brozovic, Hakan Calhanoglu, Ivan Perisic; Edin Dzeko, Lautaro Martinez.
FIORENTINA SUBS: Youssef Maleh, Aleksandr Kokorin, Igor Julio, Riccardo Saponara, Jose Callejon, Pietro Terracciano, Alvaro Odriozola, Sofyan Amrabat, Lucas Martinez Quarta, Alessandro Bianco, Aleksa Terzic, Antonio Rosati.
FIORENTINA STARTING XI (4-3-3): Bartlomiej Dragowski; Marco Benassi, Nikola Milenkovic, Matija Nastasic, Cristiano Biraghi; Giacomo Bonaventura, Lucas Torreira, Joseph Alfred Duncan; Riccardo Sottil, Dusan Vlahovic, Nicolas Gonzalez.
Inter remain unbeaten in the league so far this season, winning three and drawing one of their first four matches. They bounced back from a 1-0 defeat to Real Madrid in the Champions League last week impressively, with a 6-1 thrashing of Bologna on Saturday. Fiorentina lost to Roma on the opening weekend of Serie A, but have since gone on to win their following three games, all by a 2-1 scoreline.
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