Inter have the advantage through a draw and an away goal from the first leg. Basel has to score to be able to kick Inter out of the CL before it has even started. Inter has had two more weeks in order to prepare for the game, and has impressed against AEK Athens which is a respectable opponent.
First leg: 1-1
2nd leg curiosa:
- Mihajlovic is suspended
- Christian Vieri and Fabio Cannavaro will most likely not make it for this game.
- Edgar Davids might have the chance to play as a starter.
- Many players will make San Siro debut in front of a real crowd.
- Inter have a history of making us bite our nails, with previous matches against Sporting and Helsingborg.