Inter Milan pipped English champions, Chelsea, 2-1 in their International Champions Cup finale in Singapore, to end the Blue’s pre-season tour on a losing note.
Both teams named a strong starting XI, with new boy Alvaro Morata starting his first game in Chelsea colours, and Man United’s target Ivan Perisic also making the cut.
Stevan Jovetić opened the scoring from the spot on the stroke of half time after Azpilicueta was controversially penalised for a soft push on Jovetic.
Jovetic Goal pic.twitter.com/jaBSBdncXo
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Inter doubled their lead in the 53rd minute through a powerful drive by Ivan Perisic, showing United fans a glimpse of what could come to Old Trafford.
Ivan Perisic scores for Inter Milan vs Chelsea, he’s even more perfect for Manchester United than he was before. pic.twitter.com/rekAiqRkHa
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The talking point of the game came in the 74th minute when Inter’s Geoffrey Kondogbia scored an outrageous own goal to reduce the deficit for Chelsea.
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The game brought the curtain down on Chelsea’s pre-season tour of Asia, the Stamford Bridge outfit will now return to England ahead of their Community Shield clash with FA Cup winners, Arsenal, at Wembley next Sunday.
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