After briefly ‘jammed’ in five successive matches, Lautaro Martinez finally managed to reopen his taps with Inter Milan. The Argentine striker admitted that he was very relieved by that fact.
Lautaro Martinez was down since the first minute of the Italian Serie A match against Torino in the early morning West Indonesian Time (14/07). In that match, La Beneamata won 3-1, and Lautaro Martinez was one of the contributors to the Nerazzurri’s winning goal.
Argentina national team striker launched his action in the second half, precisely in the 61st minute. For Lautaro, the goal was the first after missing five straight matches without scoring.
Not only that, the player who has often been linked to Barcelona has also successfully contributed one assist for goals scored by Ashley Young. Overall, Lautaro Martinez performed brilliantly in the match.
After the match, Lautaro Martinez claimed to be very happy at the same time relieved because he managed to score again after quite a long time ‘fasting’. For the 22-year-old player, scoring goals is something that is missed very much.
“I really want the goal, I haven’t scored any more goals in a few matches and we are happy with this victory. “These goals mean a lot to me,” Lautaro told Inter TV.
Thanks to this victory, Inter Milan now take 2nd place in the Italian Serie A standings with 68 points. In that position, the Nerazzurri are only superior on goal difference from Lazio who are ranked 3rd.
That fact makes Lautaro Martinez feel satisfied, the article the club has lost several points in the last few games.
“Today, I scored, but on top of that I feel happy because we showed our character and strength,”
“We are aware, we have lost a few points, but today, we need to take a big step and succeed. We had a great match against the opposing team, who kept running tirelessly, so we got second place and I’m happy,” he continued.
In that position, Inter Milan are still nine points behind the top standings, Juventus.