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Conte: I Cannot Turn Ducklings Into Swans

Inter Manager Antonio Conte

Antonio Conte insists he can’t turn ‘ducklings into swans’ after his Inter Milan side drew with Slavia Prague in their Champions League opener. Inter Milan required an injury-time equaliser from Nicolo Barella to earn a 1-1 draw on Tuesday. Barella volleyed in the rebound after a free-kick from Stefano Sensi hit the crossbar. Slavia’s 23-year-old [...]

Champions League Trophy

Inter needed an injury-time equaliser from Nicolo Barella to earn a 1-1 draw with Slavia Prague in the opening match of the Champions League on Tuesday. Barella volleyed in the rebound after a free kick from Stefano Sensi hit the crossbar. To be far, Inter were lucky to get a point, as Slavia Prague looked [...]

Conte: ‘Every game is a battle’

Antonio Conte warned Inter “must fight it out for every result” and should not underestimate the importance of defeating 10-man Udinese. The Nerazzurri maintained their perfect start to the season with a third win out of three, but only a Stefano Sensi header allowed them to squeeze past Udinese after Rodrigo De Paul’s red card. [...]

Sensi Stars As Inter Go Top Of The Table

Stefano Sensi’s goal was the difference as Inter retained their 100 per cent record in Serie A by comfortably beating 10-man Udinese 1-0 on Alexis Sanchez’s debut at San Siro. A nine-minute spell before half-time – during which Rodrigo de Paul was shown a red card for striking Antonio Candreva on the head following the [...]

Romelu Lukaku lead Inter to a second successive Serie A win on Sunday, despite being the victim of racial abuse from the Cagliari fans. Lukaku scored his second goal of the season after arriving from Manchester United as Inter defeated Cagliari 2-1 on Sunday but the victory was soured by racist chants. Monkey chants were [...]

Conte Insists Inter Lukaku Worth The Money

Lukaku Inter Milan

New coach Antonio Conte hailed Romelu Lukaku after the striker scored on his debut as Inter Milan made a flying start in Serie A with a 4-0 win over promoted Lecce on Monday night. Speaking after the match, Conte insisted that Inter had struck a good deal in signing Lukaku from Manchester United, pointing out [...]

Italian Media Celebrate Inter Performance

Inter have won the praises of Italy’s most influential papers following their emphatic Serie A opening-round victory over Lecce on Monday night. Antonio Conte began life as Inter manager in perfect style, romping to a 4-0 win thanks to goals from Marcelo Brozovic, a beauty from Antonio Candreva and debut strikes from Stefano Sensi and [...]

Lautaro: Conte wants goals

Lautaro Martinez Inter Milan Striker

Lautaro Martinez believes Inter will be one of Serie A’s most prolific sides under Antonio Conte as the new boss is ‘demanding’ goals from his forwards. Lautaro goes into the new season as one half of Conte’s first-choice front two alongside new boy Romelu Lukaku, and the Argentine helped his side beat Valencia on penalties [...]

Conte Praises Inter’s Attitude

Inter Manager Antonio Conte

Antonio Conte made it clear his Inter players still needed to fully embrace his tactics but admired their “refusal to accept defeat” against Valencia. Matteo Politano converted a penalty to cancel out the Carlos Soler free header and the Nerazzurri went on to win a penalty shoot-out at the Mestalla, taking the Trofeo Naranja. “It [...]

Inter Beat Valenica On Penalties

Inter beat Valencia on penalties

Inter were impeccable from the spot, as they drew 1-1 with Valencia thanks to a Matteo Politano penalty and then won the Trofeo Naranja in a shoot-out. The Mestalla hosted the traditional pre-season Trofeo Naranja clash and this time Antonio Conte’s Nerazzurri were invited. Lautaro Martinez had his first start after an extended vacation due [...]