Inter must rise to the challenge of facing Juventus

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“We tried to win from the first minute, we had a couple of chances at 0-0. We pushed more in the second half and got the equaliser. A point is an alright result today looking at the other results, we need to keep it up. We create a lot in every match but we have to improve our finishing to finish with as many points as possible. It’s nice to score, especially at home but a goal is always a goal. We know Juventus, they’ve won a lot of titles and they’ll come here to win so we need to prepare well in the week and have the strength to win. We are Inter and we must always play to win because we are strong. First, we’ll think about Juventus and then about finishing the season in third.” Continue reading

Failure to beat Roma a missed opportunity for Inter

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“In terms of the result, nothing has changed. There is one less game to play but, at home, we should always try to win.” Those were the words of Luciano Spalletti during his post-match press conference in the aftermath of Inter’s 1-1 draw against Roma last night. The Giallorossi went ahead within the opening 15 minutes, before Ivan Perišić equalised midway through the second half. Indeed, the Nerazzurri were by far the superior side after the half-time interval and should ultimately have managed to clinch all three points. Continue reading

Spalletti satisfied by Inter’s second half performance against Roma

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Luciano Spalletti spoke to the media in the aftermath of last night’s 1-1 draw between Inter and Roma at San Siro. The Tuscan tactician was irritated by his side’s lack of control throughout the first half, but was encouraged by what he saw after the interval. He was also full of praise for veteran midfielder Borja Valero, who was excellent throughout the entire 90 minutes. Here is what he said during an interview with Sky Sport: Continue reading

Spalletti expecting a big performance from Inter vs. Roma

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Luciano Spalletti held his traditional pre-match press conference ahead of tomorrow night’s crucial Serie A match against Roma. Here is what he said to the journalists who gathered at the Suning Training Centre earlier this afternoon: Continue reading

Gagliardini urges Inter to remain focused against Roma

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During an interview with Inter TV, Roberto Gagliardini looked ahead to Saturday’s crucial Serie A match against Roma as the Nerazzurri look to secure a place in next season’s UEFA Champions League group stage. Here is what he had to say: Continue reading

Marotta reaffirms Inter’s faith in Spalletti

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During an interview with Radio Anch’io on Radio Uno, Inter CEO Sport Beppe Marotta discussed a variety of topics related to the Nerazzurri, including the ongoing controversy surrounding Mauro Icardi’s recent return to the starting XI and Luciano Spalletti’s future as coach ahead of next season. Here is what he had to say: Continue reading

Nainggolan determined to succeed despite inconsistent start at Inter

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Radja Nainggolan was one of several Inter players who spoke to the media in the immediate aftermath of the Nerazzurri’s comfortable 3-1 victory over Frosinone at the Stadio Benito Stirpe last night. Here is what the Belgian midfielder had to say: Continue reading

Spalletti delighted by Nainggolan performance in Frosinone

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Luciano Spalletti spoke to the media in the aftermath of Inter’s 3-1 victory over Frosinone at the Stadio Benito Stirpe last night. The 60-year-old tactician was full of praise for Radja Nainggolan’s performance, while also acknowledging the fact his side should have killed the match off much earlier than in second half stoppage time. Here is what he had to say: Continue reading

De Vrij warns against Inter complacency against Frosinone

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During an interview with Sky Sport earlier this week, Stefan de Vrij spoke about the potential pitfalls that await Inter when they face Frosinone at the Stadio Benito Stirpe tomorrow night. The Nerazzurri central defender is aware of the fact his side cannot afford to slip up as they look to secure qualification for next season’s UEFA Champions League group stage, especially with difficult matches against Roma, Juventus and Napoli still to come before the end of the campaign. Here is what the 27-year-old Dutchman had to say: Continue reading

Why Lautaro should be restored to Inter’s starting XI this weekend

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“I have had to adapt a lot since I joined Inter. I changed country, team and league. I have not played the same number of minutes I did at Racing, but I have always trained hard in order to break into the team. I’m currently recovering from injury but hope to play more when I return and help the team out. Continue reading