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5 Most Entertaining Matches Across Europe's Top Leagues This Season

Jidonu Mauyon
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Barcelona v Real Madrid - La Liga
European football is pure entertainment

What is life without entertainment? What is football without a bit of fun? Soccer fans walk up to the stadiums to watch their teams turn up in style to produce thrilling moments, fantastic displays and memorable performances that are both inspiring and refreshing.

The sport has been producing interesting clashes for a very long time. Every season comes with its own classic games, entertaining fixtures, and attractive matches as clubs go all out to fight for glory and keep their fans inspired.

From intense derbies to fierce matches and awesome clashes, European leagues have produced several interesting games this season. Therefore let us look at the top five matches that got fans elated in the campaign:

#5 Inter Milan 3 - 2 AC Milan (15/10/2017)

FC Internazionale v AC Milan - Serie A
Mauro Icardi scored a brilliant hat-trick in the match

The Milan derby lived up to its expectations this season as fierce rivals, AC Milan and Inter Milan locked horns in an intense match at the San Siro. The two teams had their prestige at stake as they entered into this interesting game.

Mauro Icardi was the hero of the match with his unmatchable influence that night. The Argentine first put his team ahead with a deft finish in the 28th minute and added another in the 63rd minute after Suso had canceled his first goal.

AC Milan fought back, putting great pressure on the host. Soon, they got an equaliser as Handanovic committed an own goal in the 81st minute to level the game.

However, Inter substitute, Eder was fouled in the box by Rodriguez in the closing stages of the game to grant Inter a vital penalty.

Icardi stepped up once again and converted from six yards to settle an intense game and earn Inter a vital victory. A perfect hat-trick for the Argentine!

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Jidonu Mauyon
Jidonu Mauyon is a football enthusiast from Nigeria, who writes for a lot of publications, including the likes of Sportainment, Cube Soccer, Give Me Sport, FootballXtra, and Sportskeeda. He is a great fan of Lionel Messi and he likes to write about Barcelona, Real Madrid, Manchester City and Liverpool. He also covers a lot of topics relating to the EPL, La Liga, Seria A and the Ligue 1. He has been doing great in the field, helping to intensify the passion for the beautiful game by sharing his opinions with his fellow soccer fans across the globe. His works have earned him recognition, notably claiming the Best Essay Writer award in the 2015 Milo Sports Writing Competition. To him, his followers are his best friends and he would go a long way to ensure that he keeps them refreshed and entertained. You love football and he does too, why not follow him so you can burn the passion together?
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