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Ibrahimovic sent off as Inter Milan beat AC Milan in Italian Cup derby

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Inter Milan came from behind to beat AC Milan 2-1 on Tuesday in an Italian Cup quarter-final which saw Zlatan Ibrahimovic dismissed after scoring the latter’s goal.

Ibrahimovic was ruthless on his first chance, firing low off the left post after entering the penalty box in the 31st minutes, But he was dismissed in the 58th minute.

Romelu Lukaku went on to draw Inter Milan level from the penalty kick spot.

The match referee also exited with a pulled muscle and was replaced by the fourth official with 10 minutes left, before substitute Christian Eriksen curled in the winning goal in stoppage time.

Olawale Alabi

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