INTER NEWS

The dates and times for the Coppa Italia last-16 ties have been confirmed to start on December 12.
Bologna’s sporting director has asserted that the club will not sell wantaway forward Simone Verdi in January.
Inter have announced that goalkeeper Samir Handanovic has extended his contract with the club until 2021.
Inter are reportedly keeping tabs on Boca Juniors and Argentina starlet Cristian Pavon.
Bryan Cristante insists he is happy at Atalanta, despite being ‘flattered’ by reported interest from the likes of Inter, Juventus and Atletico Madrid.
Milan Skriniar claims Inter have what it takes to “win all our games” after their unbeaten start to the season.
Brazilian midfielder Lucas Lima was linked with Milan and Inter, but today confirmed he is joining Palmeiras as a free agent.
Sampdoria President Massimo Ferrero warned Lucas Torreira “is worth €50m, while for Dennis Praet they need €30-40m and we don’t intend to sell.”
Danilo D’Ambrosio celebrates 100 appearances for Inter and thanks Coach Luciano Spalletti for doing “psychological work” on the team.
Inter vice-President Javier Zanetti presented Noel Gallagher with a Nerazzurro shirt as he visited Milan today.
Daniele Orsato has been announced as the referee for tomorrow’s Napoli-Juventus game.
Andrea Stramaccioni sees a “great chance" for Inter to go top of Serie A, since Napoli and Juventus are playing each other on Friday.
Fabio Capello believes Roma can win the Scudetto this season - “they have a complete squad and a good Coach”.
Wanda Icardi refuses to be drawn on whether Mauro Icardi could have joined Juventus when it seemed he’d leave Inter two summers ago.
Mauro Icardi’s wife and agent says “there are top clubs who have been following him” but “he’s thinking of Inter and is happy to be here”.
Francesco Totti would “prefer Napoli” over Juventus for the Scudetto, but hopes they draw tomorrow so Roma can get closer.
Reports in Spain claim Mauro Icardi is open to joining Real Madrid, but Inter want to give him a new contract.
Milan Skriniar’s agent says “€40m or €50m” wouldn’t be enough to sign his client as “Inter aren’t currently in a position where they’d have to sell players”.
Luciano Spalletti jokingly reveals his Inter team for this weekend’s game “with Chievo too we’ll play with 11 starters!”
Marcelo Brozovic’s agent has explained why the Inter midfielder is a ‘beast’. “Changes in his private life revived him.”