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Andrea Stramaccioni promises “respect and effort” in the Europa League play-off with Vaslui, while hailing Javier Zanetti’s 800th Inter appearance and the new signings.
Inter boss Andrea Stramaccioni has named a 20-man squad for Thursday’s Europa League game against FC Vaslui.
FK Rabotnicki have been banned from Europe for a year after two of their players failed drugs tests in the Europa League play-off against Lazio.
Lazio have named their squad for Thursday’s Europa League play-off against Slovenians ND Mura 05.
Douglas Maicon has been included by Andrea Stramaccioni in Inter’s Europa League squad for the Play-off round.
Inter almost managed to throw away a 3-0 first leg lead, but the 2-0 home defeat to Hajduk Split was enough to keep them in the Europa League.
Inter start with Philippe Coutinho, Wesley Sneijder and Diego Milito in the second leg of their Europa League qualifier against Hajduk Split.
Andrea Stramaccioni believes that Inter are incomplete going into their Europa League qualifying round second leg, but is unconcerned at this time.
Andrea Stramaccioni praised Inter for playing “an almost perfect game” in their Europa League qualifier against Hajduk Split.
Inter made short work of Hajduk Split with a commanding 3-0 Europa League qualifier first leg victory in Croatia, including a Philippe Coutinho gem.
Inter rely on Wesley Sneijder, Diego Milito and Rodrigo Palacio in tonight’s first leg of the Europa League preliminary round against Hajduk Split.
Called up for questioning over his alleged role in the betting scandal to have hit Italy, Andrea Ranocchia will miss Inter’s Europa League bow tonight.
Andrea Stramaccioni is looking forward to his Europa League debut in Hajduk Split-Inter on Thursday. “These are the responsibilities I wanted.”
Esteban Cambiasso admits Inter “can only blame ourselves” if their Europa League season starts tomorrow against Hajduk Split.
Andrea Stramaccioni admits he is still “protected” by President Massimo Moratti in the chaos of Inter as he prepares for the Europa League preliminary round.
Yuto Nagatomo is confident Inter “are ready for the Europa League game with Hajduk Split” on Thursday.
Inter have named a 20-man squad for their Europa League tie against Hajduk Split and there is no Douglas Maicon.
Rodrigo Palacio enjoyed his goal against Celtic and is “dreaming of another in my official Inter debut” in the Europa League.
Julio Cesar and Giampaolo Pazzini have been omitted from Inter’s Europa League qualifying round squad.
Inter boss Andrea Stramaccioni seems happy with the Serie A fixtures, but he insists that the focus right now is on the Europa League.
Diego Milito assures Inter are “confident” ahead of Europa League qualifiers against either Hajduk Split or FC Skonto Riga.
Italian giants Inter will play Hajduk Split or FC Skonto in the Third Qualifying Round of the Europa League.
Walter Samuel is confident the Europa League can revitalise Inter. “Winning is in our DNA, so let’s win this and the European Super Cup.”
Inter goalkeeper Julio Cesar shot down transfer rumours. “I am staying and I want to win the Europa League.”
Inter may have missed out on Champions League qualification, but Coach Andrea Stramaccioni insists the Europa League is still an achievement.
Diego Simeone has thanked Catania for helping him last night win the Europa League with Atletico Madrid.
Diego Simeone’s Atletico Madrid have won the Europa League for the second time in three years, beating Athletic Bilbao 3-0 in the Final.
Giovanni Marchese still believes that Catania can qualify for Europe this season, with the weekend providing an opportunity to show why.
Catania President Antonino Pulvirenti is eyeing Europa League qualification as he warns his team not to relax their current form.
It has now been officially confirmed that the 2014 Europa League Final will be played at the Juventus Stadium in Turin.
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