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Inter Milan 2-0 Getafe: Romelu Lukaku and Christian Eriksen strikes send 's side through to Europa League quarter-finals after one-legged tie Germany Romelu Lukaku gave Inter Milan the lead in the 33rd minute of the last-16 tie Jorge Molina Vidal missed a penalty for Getafe deep in the second-half  Midfielder Christian Eriksen put the tie to bed seven minutes from time It was played as a one-off game on neutral territory in Gelsenkirchen, Germany

By Simon Evans, Reuters

Published: 22:04 BST, 5 August 2020 | Updated: 22:14 BST, 5 August 2020


Romelu Lukaku and Christian Eriksen were on target as Inter Milan moved into the last eight of the Europa League with a 2-0 win over Getafe on Wednesday.

The single-match, neutral-venue tie, played at the Veltins-Arena, was rearranged after the scheduled fixtures in March were postponed due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

Getafe, who finished eighth in La Liga, started strongly and went close to an opener when Nemanja Maksimovic's header was superbly saved by Inter keeper Samir Handanovic. 

Romelu Lukaku celebrates with team-mate Lautaro Martinez after giving Inter Milan the lead

Romelu Lukaku celebrates with team-mate

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