• Borja Valero: 'Inter had it all'

    Borja Valero: 'Inter had it all'

    Borja Valero believes Inter were “too frenetic” against PSV Eindhoven and wracked with regret. “We had everything we needed to qualify.” The Nerazzurri needed to get a better result than Tottenham Hotspur at Camp Nou, so with Barcelona holding them 1-1, a victory at San Siro would’ve done it. “There is bitterness and disappointment, as…

  • Spalletti: 'Tension got to Inter'

    Spalletti: 'Tension got to Inter'

    Luciano Spalletti felt Inter “let the tension get to us” in a 1-1 draw with PSV Eindhoven that knocked them out of the Champions League. Mauro Icardi cancelled out the Hirving Lozano opener and a win here would’ve put them through to the Round of 16, as Barcelona held Tottenham to a 1-1 draw. “We…

  • Inter in pole for Chiesa

    Inter in pole for Chiesa

    Inter are reportedly in pole position for Fiorentina’s Federico Chiesa, thanks to the arrival of Giuseppe Marotta. The forward is one of the hottest prospects in Italian football, and is also attracting interest from Juventus and Napoli. According to today’s Tuttosport though, the arrival of Marotta at San Siro, though not officially confirmed yet, has…

  • Spalletti: 'Inter too inconsistent'

    Spalletti: 'Inter too inconsistent'

    Luciano Spalletti critiqued Inter for their inconsistent approach and failure to take chances in the 1-0 defeat to Juventus, but explained his substitutions. The Nerazzurri had gone close with two big opportunities wasted in the first half, above all Roberto Gagliardini scuffing his finish on to the inside of the far post, but a Mario…

  • Liveblog: Juventus v Inter

    Liveblog: Juventus v Inter

    Join us for the build-up and action from tonight’s massive Derby d’Italia, as leaders Juventus host third-place Scudetto chasers Inter. The Serie A tie kicks off in Turin at 19.30 GMT. If you are on a mobile device or tablet, then follow the Liveblog HERE. The Bianconeri are still unbeaten and have dropped points in…

  • Brozovic: 'Inter prove who we are'

    Brozovic: 'Inter prove who we are'

    Marcelo Brozovic warned Inter must “prove who we are this evening. Juventus have already shown themselves to be strong, but we’ll catch them up.” It kicks off at 19.30 GMT, click here for the line-ups and LIVEBLOG. “These are the games we like the most, both me and the whole team,” the midfielder told Inter…

  • Gabigol: ‘Happy to return to Inter’

    Gabigol: ‘Happy to return to Inter’

    Gabriel Barbosa is “proud” to be linked to various clubs, but isn’t closing the door on a permanent stay with Inter either. The striker’s loan spell at Santos will end in January, at which point he will return to the Nerazzurri. Given he failed to make a single Serie A start for them during the…

  • Modric closes door on Inter

    Modric closes door on Inter

    Luka Modric has closed the door on a possible switch to Inter. “I’d like to retire at Real Madrid.” Modric was heavily linked with Inter over the summer, while Gazzetta dello Sport claimed as recently as two months ago that the midfielder was ‘sad’ at Madrid. However, he said after winning the 2018 Ballon d’Or on…

  • Report: Marotta to Inter next week

    Report: Marotta to Inter next week

    Beppe Marotta will be appointed director general of Inter after the PSV Eindhoven game, stepping up to CEO later on, it’s reported. According to Sky Sport Italia, the decision has been made and Marotta’s first match as part of the club staff will be Inter v Udinese on December 15. Marotta parted company with Juventus…

  • Spalletti: 'Inter had a penalty too!'

    Spalletti: 'Inter had a penalty too!'

    Luciano Spalletti came back to the media centre after his initial interviews to insist Inter were also denied a penalty against Roma. The Coach initially said he had not witnessed the incidents in the 2-2 draw, even though Sky Sport Italia were showing him the clips on the monitors. After a Press conference, Spalletti insisted…