Inter captain Javier Zanetti concedes his side's Champions League elimination to Marseille is a huge blow for the team.The San Siro side fell victims to the away goals rule as they won the second leg of their round-of-16 encounter 2-1 in Milan on Tuesday, following a 1-0 loss in France three weeks before.
Didier Deschamps hailed his side's "fabulous" qualification as Marseille produced another late show to eliminate Inter from the Champions League.Brandao netted in the 92nd minute to silence the home faithful with a priceless away goal after Diego Milito had earlier put the hosts ahead on the night and level on aggregate with a scrambled strike.
A stoppage-time goal from Brandao put Marseille into the Champions League quarter-finals despite a 2-1 loss to Inter on Tuesday.Diego Milito had given the hosts the lead, but a long, hopeful ball from Steve Mandanda in the 91st minute was picked up by substitute Brandao, who shot home with seconds remaining to send Claudio Ranieri's side out.
Inter coach Claudio Ranieri has received positive news ahead of Tuesday's Champions League home tie against Marseille.Defender Andrea Ranocchia has been given the all-clear to play in the round of 16 second leg tie.
AC Milan coach Massimiliano Allegri says he will support Inter in their Champions League contest against Marseille on Tuesday.The Nerazzurri must overturn a one-goal deficit to avoid crashing out of the competition after a 1-0 defeat at the Velodrome in the first leg of their round-of-16 tie.
Marseille coach Didier Deschamps says his side have 'nothing to lose' in their Champions League last 16 second-leg clash with Inter Milan.The Ligue 1 outfit head into Tuesday night's game at San Siro with a 1-0 advantage from last month's first-leg meeting at the Stade Velodrome.
Inter Milan broke their poor run of form just in time for their Champions League round-of-16 second-leg against Marseille on Tuesday.Claudio Ranieri's men were winless in nine matches in all competitions before recording a 2-0 victory at Chievo in Serie A on Friday.
Inter stiker Diego Milito is confident his team-mates can turn around the 1-0 Champions League deficit against Marseille on Tuesday.The Serie A giants were narrowly beaten by Marseille following Andre Ayew's stoppage time goal, but Milito believes that Inter have the quality to progress to the quarter-finals.
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