LAGOS, Nigeria (VOICE OF NAIJA)-Achraf Hakimi was overjoyed when Inter and Ivan Perisic from Tottenham both qualified for the Champions League final at the San Siro.
The Nerazzuri defeated their fierce rivals AC Milan 1-0 on Tuesday night at the San Siro to secure their place in the Champions League championship match.
Hakimi, a former player for Paris Saint-Germain, was seen supporting his old team from a VIP box.
The full-back, who played for Inter for two seasons before going to Paris, was overjoyed and was spotted jubilantly celebrating with his friends and family after the game.
Hakimi and Tottenham’s Perisic, who was also in the box, greeted one other before Perisic took his place.
Inter have recovered their fortunes under Simone Inzaghi after going through a difficult period in March and early April.
After defeating Juventus to go to the Coppa Italia final, they are now on a five-game winning streak in Serie A and are on track to win both competitions.
Inter will play again on Sunday against the Serie A champions Napoli before facing Fiorentina in the Coppa final on Wednesday.
Hakimi, on the other hand, will play for PSG against Auxerre in Ligue 1 on Sunday.