Gagliardini urges Inter to remain focused against Roma


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


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

De Vrij warns against Inter complacency against Frosinone

Stefan de Vrij

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


“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

Should Inter stick with Spalletti or twist?


Italian sports journalist Fabrizio Biasin has claimed that Inter are on the verge of reaching an agreement with Antonio Conte, which would see the former Italy and Juventus coach replace Luciano Spalletti at the helm come the end of the season. Indeed, Biasin wrote in his weekly column for TuttoMercatoWeb that Conte has been in contact with Nerazzurri CEO Sport Beppe Marotta in recent days and that a deal has been struck between the pair. Conte’s arrival may also facilitate the return of Gabriele Oriali, who would act as a link between the players, management and board of directors. Continue reading

Inter chief Marotta defends catalogue of VAR errors


Inter director Beppe Marotta attended the Lega Calcio meeting between Serie A referees and clubs yesterday afternoon. In typical fashion, the Nerazzurri’s CEO Sport stopped for a brief chat with the press afterwards, commenting on what had been said about VAR. Here is what he had to say: Continue reading

Spalletti in defiant mood ahead of Derby Milano


Luciano Spalletti held his traditional pre-match press conference ahead of tonight’s Derby della Madonnina between AC Milan and Inter. Here is what the Nerazzurri coach said to the journalists who gathered at the Suning Training Centre yesterday afternoon: Continue reading

Spalletti demanding great Inter performance versus Frankfurt


Luciano Spalletti held his traditional pre-match press conference ahead of Inter’s UEFA Europa League last 16 match against Eintracht Frankfurt tomorrow night. Here is what the 60-year-old tactician had to say: “We must focus on this game in front of us rather than the league. It’s a knockout tie, therefore, I expect something great, with that added bit extra on an individual level. The players are aware that this is a crucial moment.” Continue reading

Spalletti delighted by Inter’s second half performance against SPAL


Luciano Spalletti spoke to the media in the aftermath of Inter’s comfortable 2-0 victory over SPAL this afternoon. Here is what he had to say: “Despite our absences, 11 players worthy of Inter headed out onto the pitch today. We struggled a bit with the emotions at the start and this must not happen. We knew we had to win and once our fire started to burn inside then we broke the deadlock and went on to win. We were a bit timid and insecure during the first half. The lads had a different conviction after our second goal and we were back in possession of our characteristics. In the second half, I could see what we were really about. Continue reading

Spalletti more than satisfied by Inter’s performance in Frankfurt


Luciano Spalletti spoke to Sky Sport in the aftermath of Inter’s goalless draw against Eintracht Frankfurt in the first leg of their UEFA Europa League last 16 tie. Here is what he had to say: “I must praise the guys because they played with authority and personality, making an impact on the game. It wasn’t easy here. In these types of matches, qualification is fought for over 180 minutes. Only the second leg result will determine if this 0-0 is a positive result. Continue reading