Archive for July, 2012

  • Lucas Saga Continues: Branca To Brazil To Negotiate With Sao Paulo

    Lucas Saga Continues: Branca To Brazil To Negotiate With Sao Paulo

    Transfer Market July 31, 2012 at 3:23 pm 19 comments

    Inter are not letting him go even for one centimeter.  If there’s still hope, Massimo Moratti and company will continue trying.  Despite strong competition from Manchester United and the latest interest from Manchester City, Lucas remains the very first transfer target at Inter, who has not stopped dreaming.  According to […]

     
  • With City In The Picture For Lucas, Inter Turn Attention To Ramirez

    With City In The Picture For Lucas, Inter Turn Attention To Ramirez

    Transfer Market July 31, 2012 at 2:47 pm 5 comments

    According to Sky, the pressing of Manchester City on Lucas has become more intense and they could really go for it if negotiations for Van Persie with Arsenal collapse.  But also pay attention to Gaston Ramirez, the Bologna player one that Inter are following very closely.  The Uruguayan would be […]

     
  • 20-Player List For Croatia Trip: Out Longo

    20-Player List For Croatia Trip: Out Longo

    Europa League July 31, 2012 at 12:24 pm 6 comments

    Here are the 20 players that have received a call-up for the trip to Split to face Hadjuk Split in the third qualifying round in the Europa League. Goalkeepers: 1 Handanovic, 12 Castellazzi, 27 Belec Defenders: 4 Zanetti, 6 Silvestre, 23 Ranocchia, 25 Samuel, 26 Chivu, 33 Mbaye, 42 Jonathan, […]

     
  • Gaby Mudingayi To Start On Thursday?

    Gaby Mudingayi To Start On Thursday?

    Europa League July 31, 2012 at 12:10 pm 3 comments

    With only two matches under his belt (vs. Como and Celtic), Gaby Mudingayi has already become an important player in the midfield for Andrea Stramaccioni.  To confirm this, it is likely that on Thursday in Split, the Belgian midfielder will have a spot in the starting 11.  All of his […]

     
  • Samir Handanovic: “Good Relationship With Julio Cesar”

    Samir Handanovic: “Good Relationship With Julio Cesar”

    Player and Coaches July 31, 2012 at 11:50 am 0 comments

    It is inevitable that Samir Handanovic will be asked questions regarding Julio Cesar, one that he was bought to replace.  Speaking to Sky, however, the new Inter goalkeeper ignores the potential issue with Julio Cesar. “I think people think that way but I am not interested.  We are two goalkeepers […]

     
  • Andrea Ranocchia: “I Want To Stay Here.  Mistakes? I’ve Learned From It”

    Andrea Ranocchia: “I Want To Stay Here. Mistakes? I’ve Learned From It”

    Europa League, General, Transfer Market July 31, 2012 at 11:22 am 2 comments

    Talking to Marco Barzaghi of Mediaset, Andrea Ranocchia discusses a little bit about what is going on at Inter as well as his future. “Coming off from a difficult season which was, however, very important for my growing process and now I feel that I am ready to face the […]

     
  • Agent: “Sneijder’s Future At Inter? You Never Know”

    Agent: “Sneijder’s Future At Inter? You Never Know”

    Transfer Market July 31, 2012 at 11:02 am 6 comments

    It seems like a total romance.  With Andrea Stramaccioni, Wesley Sneijder is a happy man.  Overseas people are talking about Real Madrid, all non-sense but yet, there are no certainties.  This is how Soren Lerby is feeling and he has discussed that to Calciomercato.com. “What the English newspapers wrote, to […]

     
  • Agent: “Inter-Osvaldo? It’s True But It Depends On Roma”

    Agent: “Inter-Osvaldo? It’s True But It Depends On Roma”

    Transfer Market July 31, 2012 at 10:48 am 3 comments

    Inter are after Paoblo Osvaldo?  To the agent, there is something here.  Dario Dacoud, agent, has admitted the interest from Inter for his client. “Can Osvaldo leave? Yes, it is possible but I am not really sure.  It depends and in football, everything is possible.  Inter?  Yes it is true, […]

     
  • Lucas: “I Like The Interest From United”

    Lucas: “I Like The Interest From United”

    Transfer Market July 31, 2012 at 10:40 am 10 comments

    Lucas, Lucas and we’re still talking about Lucas.  Directly from London not too long ago, the talented Brazilian, again talks about his future and in particular Manchester United.  During the game against Belarus at Old Trafford, many United fans were cheering for their transfer target. “I am really happy for […]

     
  • Alejandro Gomez: “I Want Top Club. Inter? One Of The Best”

    Alejandro Gomez: “I Want Top Club. Inter? One Of The Best”

    Transfer Market July 30, 2012 at 3:32 pm 4 comments

    Alejandro Gomez wants to leave Catania because il Papu wants to take the next leap in his career.  In an interview with Tutto Mercato Web, he has confessed the desire to move on. Gomez, is this the right moment to leave Catania? “Yes.  I want to grow and improve.  Now […]

     
  • Pinilla: “Inter? I Don’t Know Anything”

    Pinilla: “Inter? I Don’t Know Anything”

    Transfer Market July 30, 2012 at 3:13 pm 0 comments

    It is nothing but just a rumor.  Mauricio Pinilla, according to the Corriere dello Sport, was approached by Inter but the Chilean denies this rumor via his twitter account.  “Friends, I really do not know anything about what was published in the newspaper today and neither do my agents.  Anyway, […]

     
  • Sky: Inter-Julio Cesar Meeting Soon

    Sky: Inter-Julio Cesar Meeting Soon

    Transfer Market July 30, 2012 at 3:04 pm 0 comments

    The situation of Julio Cesar with Inter remains in stand-by.  Contract termination is the solution that both parties have agreed to implement but there has not been a meeting with the player’s agent yet.  Sky journalist Luca Marchetti explains that “the situation remains on hold.  There is nothing new because […]

     
  • Sky: Inter Still Believe In Lucas Thanks To… Mano Menezes

    Sky: Inter Still Believe In Lucas Thanks To… Mano Menezes

    Transfer Market July 30, 2012 at 9:30 am 19 comments

    Inter are not giving up hope and still believe in the possibility of signing Lucas.  According to Sky, Inter are smiling thanks to the Brazilian national team coach Mano Menezes who is not using the Sao Paulo talent (only 7 minutes against Belarus).  With that, his price tag is not […]

     
  • OFFICIAL: Luc Castaignos Signs For FC Twente

    OFFICIAL: Luc Castaignos Signs For FC Twente

    Transfer Market July 30, 2012 at 9:11 am 3 comments

    FC Twente have officially announced the signing of Luc Castaignos on their website. “FC Twente and Inter Milan have agreed on the transfer of Luc Castaignos to the Enschede club.  The 19 year-old has signed a contract after completing the medical examination for four seasons at FC Twente.” The cost […]

     
  • French Radio: Inter On Andre Ayew But Branca Denies

    French Radio: Inter On Andre Ayew But Branca Denies

    Transfer Market July 30, 2012 at 9:06 am 7 comments

    There is no Inter in the future of Andre Ayew.  This was the assurance of Inter technical director Marco Branca who, according to RMC Sport, said that the rumors linked with the Ghanaian winger of Marseille are “without foundation.”  That response was to the rumor that, from RMC Sport, the […]

     
  • Lucas: “My Agent And Father Are Working On My Future”

    Lucas: “My Agent And Father Are Working On My Future”

    Transfer Market July 30, 2012 at 3:44 am 9 comments

    A future yet to be written.  Inter are working on it but due to fierce competition, alternatives are ready to take his place.  Lucas does not exclude anything regarding this future.  Here are his words from the Brazilian camp from the Olympics: “We are talking a lot about my future […]

     
  • Zanetti On His 18th Season At Inter: “Something Special”

    Zanetti On His 18th Season At Inter: “Something Special”

    Player and Coaches July 30, 2012 at 3:22 am 10 comments

    This is his 18th season with the shirt of Inter, Javier Zanetti is preparing to break even more records at Inter but the two most important records are “that I have been the captain for 12 years and have the most number of games played.  Being a foreigner, it is […]

     
  • Possible Obstacles Could Hinder Maicon’s Transfer To Madrid

    Possible Obstacles Could Hinder Maicon’s Transfer To Madrid

    Transfer Market July 30, 2012 at 2:30 am 6 comments

    Maicon continue to dream of a transfer to Real Madrid.  However, Marca, a Madrid newspaper, has reported a few problems that could hinder the Spanish could from purchasing the player.  The first is related to his physical condition.  Maicon has suffered a large hematoma in the tibia, a problem that […]

     
  • Inter Have Asked Cagliari For Mauricio Pinilla

    Inter Have Asked Cagliari For Mauricio Pinilla

    Transfer Market July 30, 2012 at 2:03 am 6 comments

    “Inter are after Pinilla!”  That was the headline on the front page of the Corriere dello Sport.  Inter have been looking for a vice-Milito in quite some time and Mauricio Pinilla is the latest name on that list.  However, according to the same newspaper, the response of Massimo Cellino, Cagiarli […]

     
  • El Mundo Deportivo: “Mou Wants Sneijder Again”

    El Mundo Deportivo: “Mou Wants Sneijder Again”

    Transfer Market July 30, 2012 at 1:45 am 13 comments

    The Portuguese coach of Real Madrid Jose Mourinho is considering a sensational return of Wesley Sneijder in the Spanish capital.  According to El Mundo Deportivo, Mourinho sees Sneijder as an ideal alternative to Luka Modric of Tottentham for which negotiations are very difficult.  Real could offer Nuri Sahin, a transfer […]

     
  • Week Of Farewells: Pazzini, Julio Cesar And Deki?

    Week Of Farewells: Pazzini, Julio Cesar And Deki?

    Transfer Market July 30, 2012 at 1:32 am 4 comments

    Before spending the money, Inter must first collect.  The first objective right now is to cut loose Julio Cesar and Giampaolo Pazzini whether through the method of selling or termination contract.  Is an exchange with Quagliarella still on the horizon for Pazzini?  We’ll see.  For Julio Cesar, a contract termination […]

     
  • Inter Lose 3000 Ticket Holders

    Inter Lose 3000 Ticket Holders

    General July 30, 2012 at 1:20 am 5 comments

    The Gazzetta dello Sport analyzes the significant decline in ticket holders in comparison to 2011.  According to the newspaper, Inter mark a decline of 3000 cards.  The reasons could be that the fans did not like Inter selling key pieces that won the club that historic treble in 2010 or […]

     
  • Christmas In August?

    Christmas In August?

    Europa League July 30, 2012 at 1:10 am 16 comments

    These early pre-season friendly matches have proven to be very useful for Andrea Stramaccioni.  The Inter coach, according to the Gazzetta dello Sport, is set to put aside the 4-2-3-1 since he has an incomplete team due to transfer market and injuries (Alvarez, Obi…).  The most likely formation for Stramaccioni […]

     
  • The Palace Of Goals

    The Palace Of Goals

    Europa League, Friendly, Player and Coaches July 30, 2012 at 12:55 am 2 comments

    THE PALACE OF GOALS “Here is my Inter. With Sneijder, it is much easier.” The striker: “Wes is the head of the team and playing as a second for me is the greatest.” Glasgow – The scoring sense of Rodrigo Palacio was only slightly hazy, hidden in the folds of […]

     
  • Friendly: Celtic 1-1 Inter

    Friendly: Celtic 1-1 Inter

    Friendly July 28, 2012 at 5:04 am 48 comments

    [FMP width="640" height="360"]http://fedenerazzurra.com/wp-content/uploads/Highlights/Celtic_1-1_Inter_Inter_Channel_Highlights.m4v[/FMP] What a horrible first half.  We couldn’t pass the damn ball to save our lives.  They were quicker in every aspect and thus, won a whole bunch of balls.  Total domination in the first half.  The only thing that we did well as putting me back to […]

     
  • Luc Castaignos: “Goodbye Inter”

    Luc Castaignos: “Goodbye Inter”

    Transfer Market July 27, 2012 at 12:10 pm 7 comments

    Saying farewell just after one season.  Now it is done.  Luc Castaignos has signed for Twente for six million euros.  The young striker is once again in his home country Holland where he wants to lots of playing time with Twente as he had with Feyenoord.  In an interview with […]

     
  • Inter Have Decided To Keep Ranocchia

    Inter Have Decided To Keep Ranocchia

    Transfer Market July 27, 2012 at 11:35 am 7 comments

    Ranocchia cannot be touched.  The Inter defender will not leave Milan especially he will not go to Juve, the historic rival.  Inter have decided that Ranocchia is an important investment for the present and also for the future.  As reported by Sky, Andrea Ranocchia has been declared “not for sale” […]

     
  • Chievo Director: “Andreolli To Inter If Juve Acquire Ranocchia”

    Chievo Director: “Andreolli To Inter If Juve Acquire Ranocchia”

    Transfer Market July 27, 2012 at 9:15 am 9 comments

    Big transfer market news/rumors has been launched by Chievo sporting director Giovanni Sartoni.  In an interview with TuttoJuve, he has revealed an interesting behind the scene regarding Marco Andreolli. “I can confirm that Inter had started negotiations for Andreolli – they even sped it up.  They asked for 10 days […]

     
  • Agreement Reached, Luc Castaignos To Twente

    Agreement Reached, Luc Castaignos To Twente

    Transfer Market July 27, 2012 at 8:37 am 6 comments

    Twente and Inter have finally reached an agreement for the transfer of Luc Castaignos to the Dutch team.  As reported by Sky, there are only the final details left to be sorted out and then the official announcement will come.  The deal is expected to close around 7 million euros […]

     
  • Green Light From Mourinho: “Nuri Sahin Can Leave”

    Green Light From Mourinho: “Nuri Sahin Can Leave”

    Transfer Market July 27, 2012 at 8:30 am 11 comments

    Jose Mourinho has given the green light for the possible sale of midfielder Nuri Sahin.  Inter have been following this player for a long time and now the Portuguese coach has given the OK to sell.  “If there is a great opportunity for him to play elsewhere then he can […]

     
  • Sky: Contract Termination For Julio Cesar Soon

    Sky: Contract Termination For Julio Cesar Soon

    Transfer Market July 27, 2012 at 8:22 am 6 comments

    The days at Inter for Julio Cesar are on countdown.  In the next few hours should come the contract termination with Inter.  And there is another reason that leads Inter to get rid of the Brazilian’s high salary.  According to reports from Sky, Julio Cesar’s contract at Inter is increasing: […]

     
  • Lucas: “My Future Will Be Decided After The Olympics”

    Lucas: “My Future Will Be Decided After The Olympics”

    Transfer Market July 27, 2012 at 1:50 am 3 comments

    Even when he is at the Olympics with the Brazilian team, Lucas just cannot help but to comment on his future.  The talented winger denies that he is very close to join European football and that he only focuses on the Olympics. “At this moment, I am very focused on […]

     
  • OFFICIAL: Hajduk-Inter On August 2 In Split, Croatia

    OFFICIAL: Hajduk-Inter On August 2 In Split, Croatia

    Europa League July 27, 2012 at 1:40 am 0 comments

    Initially, it was decided that Inter would face Hajduk Split at the Giuseppe Meazza on August 2.  However after the request of playing at home first by the Croatian club due to financial reasons, UEFA have accepted their request and so on Thursday August 2, Inter will fly to Split, […]

     
  • Another Name To Fill Vice-Milito Position

    Another Name To Fill Vice-Milito Position

    Transfer Market July 27, 2012 at 1:31 am 12 comments

    From the sales of Viviano and Castaignos (this one is still in development), Inter will have a small “treasure chest” of about 10 million euros.  It is difficult to tell if this money would be used to convince Sao Paulo for Lucas (added to whatever Inter are planning to offer […]

     
  • Inter To Try One Last Time: 30 Million For Lucas

    Inter To Try One Last Time: 30 Million For Lucas

    Transfer Market July 27, 2012 at 1:19 am 18 comments

    According to the Corriere dello Sport, Inter could deliver the last and decisive attack for Lucas within 10 days.  The Nerazzurri will present an official offer and the Brazilian club will have to decide whether to take it or leave it because Inter cannot afford the waiting game anymore. As […]