Inter Milan defeats Udinese 2-1 in Serie A

Milan, Jan 8 (IANS) Italian side Inter Milan defeated Udinese 2-1 on Sunday in a 19th round fixture of the Serie A football league.

Czech player Jakub Jankto scored first for Udinese in the 17th minute, while Inter managed to equalise through Ivan Perisic just at the stroke of half-time from an assist by the Argentine Mauro Icardi.

Three minutes before the final whistle, Perisic scored the winner through a header.

Inter Milan currently holds the fifth position with 33 points, while Udinese remained 10th with 25 points.

Juventus is leading the standings with 42, and four points ahead of Roma, and both are yet to play their 19th round match.