Conte's side started the weekend ahead of defending champions Juventus on goal difference but by the end of their trip to Rome, Inter were three points off the pace in the race for the Scudetto.
1️⃣ Juventus | 57 points— Goal (@goal) February 16, 2020
2️⃣ Lazio | 56 points
3️⃣ Inter | 54 points
The Serie A title race takes yet another twist 勞 pic.twitter.com/h11Yf6yoDH
After the game, Conte admitted he was
“We were not impeccable, but inevitably in these big games, the details become decisive and the margin of error becomes reduced.
Ashley Young had given Inter the lead on the stroke of half-time – the former Manchester United captain and full-back becoming the first English scorer for the Nerazzurri in Serie A since Paul Ince in 1997.