Italian Serie A leaders Inter Milan will ne without first choice goalkeeper Samir Handanovic after the 36-year-old tested positive to Covid-19. His health status was announced by Inter Milan on Thursday and he will now miss the home game with Sassuolo as a result. Samir Handanovic is not the only Inter Milan player to test positive to the dreaded Covid-19 during this period. Inter fullback DaniloD’Ambrosioalso has a positive Covid-19 test result. To this effect, the Nerazzuri won’t be withoutHandanovic andD’Ambrosiofor the tricky game with Sassuolo as Inter Milan try to keep their nine-point advantage at the top of the Italian Serie A standings.
Serie A leaders Inter Milan need a win to maintain their advantage at the summit at least. They have nine points more than arch rivals AC Milan ahead of the game with Sassuolo on Saturday night. Milan have a tough looking fixture away to Fiorentina later on Sunday, while champions Juventus who are one point further away from Milan in third place are at home to Benevento. Juventus have one more game to play than both Inter Milan and AC Milan.