The Nerazzurri weren’t at their best especially in the attacking areas with no real opportunities created. With the attacking players struggling to make an impact they could rely on the defenders to make sure a point was secured.
Inter player ratings vs Shakhtar
Handanovic 5.5; Skriniar 6.5, Bastoni 5.5, De Vrij 5.5, Dumfries 5.5, Barella 5.5, Brozovic 5.5 (55′ Calhanoglu 5.5), Vecino 5 (80′ Gagliardini n/a) , DiMarco 5.5 (80′ Perisic n/a); Martinez 5 (55′ Correa 5.5), Dzeko 5 (72′ Sanchez 5.5)
Player of the Match – Milan Skriniar
The Slovakian centre-back put in a solid performance leading the backline with his rough and ready approach. His stand-out contribution was a last-ditch block to deny a certain goal in the second half to secure a clean sheet for his side.