Inter Milan eased into the final of the Club World Cup after defeating Asian champions Seongnam Ilhwa 3-0 in Abu Dhabi.

The European champions, who have put great effort to replicate last year's form, when they claimed the Champions League, Italian Serie A title and Italian Cup, will now face African champions TP Mazembe in Saturday's showpiece after this win.

Despite the setback of playmaker Wesley Sneijder limping off injured early in the match, Inter were always in control and took the lead in just the 3rd minute when Dejan Stankovic coolly slotted the ball home from the edge of the area.

And that advantage was doubled in the 32nd minute when same superb interplay between Argentine duo Javier Zanetti and Diego Milito resulted in captain Zanetti sliding the ball past Seongnam goalkeeper Jung Sung-Ryong.

The victory was sealed 17 minutes from time when Milito, making his return to action after 5 weeks on the sidelines, stabbed home a rebound after Samuel Eto'o's shot was parried by Jung.


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