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Alvaro Pereira believes Inter’s Europa League is not over despite a 3-0 defeat to Tottenham. “There are still 90 minutes to go.”
Gareth Bale will be suspended for the second leg, but praised Tottenham’s performance when beating Inter 3-0.
A decimated Inter were utterly embarrassed in a 3-0 defeat to Tottenham, as their Europa League hopes are hanging by a thread.
Vladimir Petkovic is not getting ahead of himself after Lazio’s 2-0 win away to Stuttgart. “Our chances of qualifying are now 51 per cent.”
Ederson celebrated his goal as Lazio won 2-0 in Stuttgart. “It’s a step forward for qualification, but we know the Germans never give up.”
Ederson and a sensational Eddy Onazi solo run have given Lazio a fantastic 2-0 first leg Europa League win in Stuttgart.
Inter are completely revamped in an emergency situation as they face Tottenham Hotspur and Gareth Bale at White Hart Lane.
Lazio aim to keep up their unbeaten Europa League record by visiting Federico Macheda’s Stuttgart with Libor Kozak and Hernanes.
Tottenham striker Jermain Defoe has admitted that Inter are 'an incredible football team' as his side prepare to face the Nerazzurri.
Federico Marchetti prepares for Stuttgart in the Europa League and insists talk of a Lazio crisis is “laughable.”
Inter defender Juan Jesus assures “we are not afraid of Tottenham” ahead of tomorrow night’s Europa League encounter.
Andrea Stramaccioni insists Antonio Cassano “will give his contribution” to Inter against Tottenham after his blazing row, but “we are in an emergency situation.”
Vladimir Petkovic is confident Lazio can get a result away to Stuttgart tomorrow, as “they have weaknesses and we want to make the most of them.”
Andre Villas-Boas believes Gareth Bale will be even more of a nightmare for Inter than when he got a hat-trick. “He can determine the outcome of a game.”
Antonio Cassano has been named in the Inter squad for Thursday’s Europa League game at Tottenham.
Lazio boss Vladimir Petkovic has named a 20-man squad for Thursday’s Europa League game at Stuttgart.
Joe Jordan told Italian media that “Inter have everything it takes to go all the way in the Europa League” if they get past Tottenham.
Inter attacker Ricky Alvarez is wary of the threat posed by Tottenham as his side prepare to face the north London club in the Europa League.
Udinese boss Francesco Guidolin has insisted he wants to stay at the club for the foreseeable future in whatever capacity they see fit.
Javier Zanetti has admitted that Gareth Bale will be 'difficult to deal with' when Inter face Tottenham this Thursday.
Former Milan defender Alessandro Costacurta has warned Inter against the threat of Gareth Bale as the Nerazzurri prepare to face Tottenham.
Inter could take on Tottenham in the Europa League this week without inspirational midfielder Fredy Guarin.
Sergio Floccari is in the Lazio squad to face Milan tomorrow, while President Claudio Lotito insists the fans are “innocent” of racist abuse after their UEFA ban.
Lazio will officially play two Europa League games behind closed doors, but President Claudio Lotito slams this as an “abnormal and absurd” move by UEFA.
It’s reported Lazio could be forced to play at least one game behind closed doors, maybe even two, after repeated incidents of racism in the Europa League.
Catania owner Antonio Pulvirenti has admitted that the club have an obligation to fight for a European place.
Walter Mazzarri admits he “expected something more” from Napoli’s visit to Viktoria Plzen, but it could be a blessing in disguise to have been eliminated.
Napoli are out of the Europa League after they failed to complete the miracle turnaround, losing 2-0 away to Viktoria Plzen.
President Claudio Lotito insists two of the three Germans stabbed in Rome “barely noticed” and asked media not to “label these delinquents as Lazio fans.”
There are reports three Borussia Monchengladbach fans were stabbed ahead of the Lazio game, though their injuries are not life-threatening.
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