Soccer-Striking early crucial to Inter's chances against Liverpool - Inzaghi

FILE PHOTO: Soccer Football - Coppa Italia - Semi Final First Leg - AC Milan v Inter Milan - San Siro, Milan, Italy - March 1, 2022 Inter Milan coach Simone Inzaghi reacts REUTERS/Daniele Mascolo

LIVERPOOL, England (Reuters) - Inter Milan must score early to stand any hope of toppling Liverpool in Tuesday's Champions League last-16 second leg, coach Simone Inzaghi said on Monday.

Liverpool won the first leg in Milan 2-0 after using their experienced substitutes' bench to their advantage following a strong start from Inter, who made it to the knockout stage of the competition for the first time in a decade.

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