Romelu Lukaku denies Inter Milan a late winner against Shakhtar Donetsk when Alexis Sanchez’s header hits the Belgian striker and goes to safety after Antonio Conte’s men are eliminated from the Champions League
- Romelu Lukaku scored an important goal for Inter Milan on Wednesday’s Alexis Sanchez
- The Chilean header went into the corner late against Shakhtar Donetsk
- But it hit Lukaku in the face and went to safety for the Ukrainian giants
- Inter played 0-0 at San Siro which means they are not in European competition
Romelu Lukaku is used to throwing the ball into the opponent’s net, but on Wednesday night he denied his Inter Milan team-mate a possible winner against Shakhtar Donetsk.
The Belgian striker was left head in hands at the San Siro late as the Ukrainian side scored a fighting point in the Champions League.
It helped Shakhtar secure third place in their group and secure a place in the Europa League at the expense of the Italians.
Romelu Lukaku appeared to be denying Inter Milan a late winner against Shakhtar Donetsk
Alexis Sanchez’s powerful header hit the Belgian striker in the face and went to safety