Inter said no to John Carew and showing confidence in Tommaso Rocchi. The Italian striker is working well and cannot wait to contribute again now that his physical conditions have improved tremendously. There are even voices suggesting that the 35 year-old could get a start against Catania this weekend.
The time of Tommaso Rocchi has arrived for several reasons: because it is the moment to utilize the signings in January, because Cassano and Palacio need to catch their breath, because he was signed as vice-Milito, because sooner or later, he will get that 100th goal in Serie A (the last goal is dated back in 2012 in Lazio 2-0 Milan).
That chance for Rocchi could come as soon as this Sunday against Catania. Andrea Stramaccioni sees him as the central striker in a 4-2-3-1 for example. The time for Rocchi has come. At the Massimino of Catania…
Source: Gazzetta dello Sport