‘Match of the CENTURY!’

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‘Match of the CENTURY!’: Italian papers go wild for Romelu Lukaku’s explosive bust-up with Zlatan Ibrahimovic in Inter Milan’s win over rivals AC – and ‘the derby of insults’ drew 8million viewers across Italian TV
Romelu Lukaku’s bitter clash with Zlatan Ibrahimovic was seen across the world
The former team-mates went head-to-head in battle to be the ‘King of Milan’
Ibrahimovic denied that his ‘voodoo’ insults aimed towards Lukaku were racist
Italian media revelled in the global appeal of the row in the Coppa Italia tie
Gazzetta dello Sport described this Milan derby as ‘the match of the century’

The latest episode of the Milan derby has been hailed as the ‘match of the century’ after Zlatan Ibrahimovic’s bitter feud with Romelu Lukaku was seen across the globe.

The former Manchester United team-mates almost came to blows at the end of the first half after Inter striker Lukaku was seething at what he saw as deliberate provocation by Ibrahimovic.

With the dust starting to settle on what was a frantic Tuesday evening, Thursday’s edition of Gazzetta dello Sport made the case that the Coppa Italia quarter-final, won in dramatic fashion by Inter with a stoppage time Christian Eriksen free-kick, is the greatest match ever in the 21st century.


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