Erick Thohir, the new Inter Milan president, has joked that a bid for Lionel Messi could be a possibility in future. To be fair, his new team had just lost a friendly to Switzerland’s Chiasso, so he was no doubt trying to lighten the mood. But the Indonesian tycoon has certainly made an impression since becoming the majority shareholder in October.
Having purchased a 70% stake in the club, Thohir was elected president in November. “...More
Inter stalwart Javier Zanetti believes the club are on the right track after a disappointing Serie A campaign last season, Gazzetta Dello Sport has reported.
The Nerazzurri dropped to ninth in the table under Andrea Stramaccioni but with Walter Mazzarri appointed from Napoli in his place, 39-year-old Zanetti believes things are looking up for the Beneamata.
“We must start challenging again,” Zanetti said. “We have to bounce back thi...More
The agent of Inter Milan winger Ezequiel Matías Schelotto has revealed that his client is likely to leave the club as he isn’t part of new boss Walter Mazzarri’s plans.
The Buenos Aires-born star only arrived at the Giuseppe Meazza in January, impressing during his 13 appearances for the club after almost immediately becoming a regular under former coach Andrea Stramaccioni and fired his way into the fans’ hearts by scoring the equal...More
Recent reports from Italy suggest that international striker Antonio Cassano could be on his way to Parma as part of the deal to take Ishak Belfodil to Inter Milan.
Cassano has enjoyed a storied career primarily across Italy with a stop off in Spain with Real Madrid along the way, and has represented his native Italy 35 times, netting 10 goals for the Azurri.
But has he enjoyed such a glittering career as he seemed to be promising w...More
Only four rounds remain and the race to secure the final Champions League position is still wide open. Five sides – Lazio, Napoli, Udinese, Inter and Roma – are in the hunt but after respective runs of pitiful form, are crawling towards the finish line. Two direct matchups take place this weekend, making Round 35 pivotal in the final reckoning.
Somehow still third, Lazio – 55 points – travels north to face Udinese (fifth, 52). Whilst...More
'Dear President, we asked for a strong man in the club... nothing. We asked for clarity... Nothing’. So said the words on a banner held in the Curva Nord by Inter fans. After a 2-2 draw with Catania extended their winless run to seven games and with the Nerazzurri laying 7th in Serie A, what has gone wrong at Italy’s second biggest club?
The word crisis is over-used in Calcio, often used when a big club draws a game or a coach loses ...More
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