INTER NEWS

Inter have first refusal on Sampdoria midfielder Pedro Obiang, reports in the Italian Press have suggested this afternoon.
Inter’s Curva Nord will be closed for one League game as punishment for the racist chants aimed at Juventus on Saturday evening.
Inter playmaker Mateo Kovacic has been impressed with the start to the season, even though he hasn’t been 100 per cent fit.
Francesco Bardi’s agent has confirmed that Inter turned down bids from Cagliari and Sampdoria for the young goalkeeper.
Fiorentina could target Tommaso Rocchi or Ciprian Marica as short-term replacements for Mario Gomez.
Esteban Cambiasso has praised new boss Walter Mazzarri for giving Inter a purpose and clear direction.
The agent of Mauro Icardi claims the Inter man will become the best striker in the world game.
Javier Zanetti says boss Walter Mazzarri is the right man to get Inter competing again at the highest levels.
Mauro Icardi admits he was stunned by the San Siro crowd when scoring for Inter against Juventus. “It was so loud!”
Walter Mazzarri was pleased with the Inter performance and content enough with the point against Juventus.
Antonio Conte believes the Derby d’Italia draw showed Inter and Juventus can fight for the Scudetto this term.
Arturo Vidal replied to Mauro Icardi in a hard-fought 1-1 Derby d’Italia draw between Inter and Juventus.
Massimo Moratti is “curious” to see how Inter fare against Juventus today and said a Chinese bid for the club was “just a rumour.”
Mirko Vucinic partners Carlos Tevez, while Rodrigo Palacio starts with Ricky Alvarez as Inter host Juventus in the Derby d’Italia.
Roberto Mancini praised Carlos Tevez – “when he wasn’t playing golf” – doubts Mario Balotelli has matured and put himself forward for the Italy job.
Napoli President Aurelio De Laurentiis hailed Coach Rafa Benitez as “my most important buy” and took a sideswipe at Walter Mazzarri.
Diego Milito is in the Inter squad to face Juventus this afternoon, his first call-up since damaging knee ligaments in February.
Mirko Vucinic and Andrea Barzagli have both been included in the Juventus squad to play Inter on Saturday.
Claudio Marchisio has insisted he does not have to explain why Inter against Juventus is such a big game.
Samuel Eto’o has admitted that Jose Mourinho was the reason he left Anzhi to join Chelsea this summer.