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Inter boss Luciano Spalletti lauded Mauro Icardi as the complete striker after his captain cast himself as the hat-trick hero in a stunning 3-2 Derby della Madonnina triumph over AC Milan. Argentina international Icardi opened the scoring with his first goal from open play since August and another brilliantly instinctive finish restored Inter’s advantage after [...]

Icardi Answers Critics With Derby Performance

Inter captain Mauro Icardi showed why he will be Argentina’s No.9 when the World Cup kicks off next summer as his hat-trick led Inter to a 3-2 victory over AC Milan. The Argentina striker sealed a pulsating clash after Ricardo Rodgriguez impeded Danilo D’Ambrosio at a corner late on and stroked home having twice given [...]

Icardi Stars In Derby Win

Inter snatched a dramatic 3-2 win over Milan thanks to a last-minute penalty from Mauro Icardi, who completed his hat-trick and condemned Milan to a third successive league defeat. Milan twice hit back to equalise but were sent tail-spinning towards a crisis after their defender Ricardo Rodríguez hauled down Danilo D’Ambrosio at a corner and [...]

Derby della Madonnina Talking Points

The season’s first Derby della Madonnina promises fireworks as the underwhelming Rossoneri take on Inter Milan at the San Siro on Monday morning. Luciano Spaletti has taken Inter under his wing and up the Serie A table with a fantastic start to their campaign. Inter are sitting third and seven points clear of their bitter [...]

Spalletti: “We Must Do More”

Luciano Spalletti felt more was needed from him and Inter after their 1-0 win against Genoa but was delighted with the “belief” they showed to pull through. Danilo D’Ambrosio’s late goal secured a fifth win in six matches for Inter to consolidate third place in Serie A, but while Spalletti was pleased with the result, [...]

Unconvincing Inter Leave It Late To Beat Genoa

Danilo D’Ambrosio was the unlikely hero for Inter as they battled to a 1-0 win at home to nine-man Genoa in Serie A on Sunday, solidifying their position in third place in the table, two points behind leaders Napoli and Juventus. Luciano Spalletti was hoping for a response from his side after Tuesday’s draw with [...]

Icardi Already Looking Towards Genoa

A goal from his spot kick (his sixth of the season) allowed Inter to level away at Bologna. Afterwards, Mauro Icardi had this to say about the match: “We’re not happy because we had the chance to keep winning and instead we’ve come home with just a point. There was a 15-minute period when we [...]

Spalletti: We Have To Do More

Luciano Spalletti concedes Inter “didn’t do it with much quality or sharpness, but the team did react” in a draw with Bologna. It required a controversial late Mauro Icardi penalty to snatch a 1-1 draw at the Stadio Dall’Ara, wiping out a Simone Verdi solo strike. “We went onto the pitch flatter than usual and [...]

Poor Inter Draw At Bologna

An uninspired Inter continued their unbeaten start to the season as a Mauro Icardi’s penalty salvaged a 1-1 draw at Bologna. The point sends Inter top of the table, at least until Wednesday’s round of fixtures. Inter were dreadful in the first half and deservedly went ahead through a stunning strike by Simone Verdi, but [...]

Spalletti Praises Perisic After Inter Win

Inter manager Luciano Spalletti lauded the selflessness of Ivan Perisic after the star attacker helped overcome a dogged Crotone on Saturday. Perisic added stoppage-time polish to a 2-0 away win to continue Inter’s perfect start in Serie A. The Croatian, who was heavily linked with a move to Manchester United over the off-season, has been [...]