Zhang delighted to finally bring Conte to Inter

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Inter president Steven Zhang spoke to Inter TV following the club’s decision to hire Antonio Conte following Luciano Spalletti’s departure last week. Here is what he had to say on the matter: “Every day is important for both Inter and me. Inter is one of the most important organisations and assets within the Suning Group and our mission has always been the same: to make this project as successful as possible and to ensure that this club is one of the best in the world. We’re still on this journey, trying to make these things happen. We’re working hard to find the right people who can help bring this club back to the top. Continue reading

Conte demands courtesy and respect from Inter players

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In typical Antonio Conte fashion, the former Juventus and Chelsea coach used his inaugural interview with Inter TV to state exactly what he expects from his Nerazzurri squad: “I constantly like using two words to ensure that the message is very clear and simple: courtesy and respect. I show courtesy and respect and demand courtesy and respect at the same time. I think these are two key words if you want to build something important in general and always have respect for the different roles. Continue reading

Conte excited by ambitious Inter project

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Having announced Luciano Spalletti’s long-anticipated departure last Thursday morning, Inter moved swiftly to replace the 60-year-old Tuscan with former Juventus and Chelsea coach Antonio Conte. President Steven Zhang now finally has his man at the helm after setting his sights on Conte all the way back in the summer of 2016. Here is what the Lecce native had to say during an interview with Inter TV following his appointment: Continue reading

Chievo clash is an absolute must win for Inter

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Just under 12 months ago, Inter secured their long-awaited return to the UEFA Champions League group stage thanks to the most dramatic of late turnarounds against fellow hopefuls Lazio at the Stadio Olimpico. Despite being comfortably in third place for the vast majority of the current campaign, the Nerazzurri have once again shown an unenviable desire to make life difficult for themselves. Indeed, with three games remaining this season, qualification for next season’s edition of Europe’s premier club competition looks far from certain though, crucially, Inter’s fate still very much in their own hands. Continue reading

Ranocchia delighted to pen Inter contract extension

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Andrea Ranocchia spoke to Inter TV shortly after the club confirmed he has put pen to paper on a new contract that will see him remain a Nerazzurri player for another two seasons. Here is what he had to say: “In two years’ time, I would’ve spent 11 years with the club. It’s been a long time spent here and I’m really pleased because it’s a family to me. Continue reading

Spalletti demanding proactive approach from Inter against Juventus

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Luciano Spalletti held his traditional pre-match press conference ahead of tonight’s Derby d’Italia between Inter and Juventus at San Siro. Here is what he said to the journalists who gathered at the Suning Training Centre yesterday afternoon ahead of the big match: Continue reading

Vecino insists Derby d’Italia is a great opportunity for Inter

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During an interview with Sky Sport, Matías Vecino discussed the forthcoming Derby d’Italia between Inter and Juventus. Here is what the Uruguayan had to say ahead of a potentially decisive match in the race to secure UEFA Champions League football next season: Continue reading

Škriniar insists Inter deserve to be considered among the best

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During an interview with Sky Sport, Inter central defender Milan Škriniar spoke about a variety of issues including this weekend’s crucial Serie A match against Roma and his blossoming partnership with Stefan de Vrij at the heart of the Nerazzurri defence. 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

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