INTER NEWS

Samir Handanovic insists Inter “are a strong side, we’ve just got to prove it” ahead of today’s early kick-off against Spal.
Alberto Zaccheroni sees Juventus and Napoli fighting for the Scudetto, moody Inter and Roma, Milan and Torino eyeing the top four.
Inter host Spal in the early kick-off, then Milan visit Lazio, Fiorentina take on Verona and this evening Napoli are in Bologna.
Leonardo Semplici’s Spal are unbeaten so far this season and the Coach aims to trip up Inter at San Siro too.
Liverpool and Tottenham Hotspur made summer offers for Samir Handanovic, claim reports, but Inter are ready for a renewal.
Luciano Spalletti named his Inter squad for tomorrow’s game against Spal, still missing Joao Cancelo, but a debut for Yann Karamoh.
Luciano Spalletti refused to discuss Inter’s Scudetto ambitions after two straight wins. “I don’t feel like making promises.”
Luciano Spalletti asked Inter to “repay the confidence” of fans at San Siro against Spal and celebrates Ivan Perisic’s new contract.
Milan and Inter are set to do battle for Bayern Munich midfielder Arturo Vidal next summer, but only with Champions League qualification.
Sampdoria-Roma is postponed due to weather warnings, but Juventus host Chievo today, then Inter take on Spal, Milan visit Lazio, Napoli are in Bologna.
The Serie A weekend will be one fixture down, as tonight’s match between Sampdoria and Roma was cancelled due to the weather in Genoa.
Serie A returns after the international break, with several of the Scudetto contenders having one eye on Europe.
Gabriel ‘Gabigol’ Barbosa “had 12 proposals and Benfica’s was the lowest, but he chose this team,” said the Inter striker’s intermediary.
The Juventus Stadium was opened six years ago today and the statistics show the huge boost it made to their club coffers.
Spal President Walter Mattioli assures they will give Inter a tough test at San Siro after climbing from Serie C2 to the top flight.
Milan director of sport Massimiliano Mirabelli commented on their massive transfer strategy, Marco Fassone and “small man” Mino Raiola.
Inter winger Ivan Perisic says “it’s a special day” after extending his contract with the club until 2022.
Eusebio Di Francesco assures Roma’s glass is “half full” but admits “I’m not very happy with VAR” ahead of Saturday’s trip to Sampdoria.
Former Inter midfielder Esteban Cambiasso has retired from professional football and is expected to become a sporting director.
Filippo Inzaghi believes “it will be more difficult for Juventus to win the Scudetto” this season but “they remain favourites”.