Friday June 24 2011
Official: Inter hire Gasperini

President Massimo Moratti is “fully satisfied with the decision” after Inter officially appointed Gian Piero Gasperini.

The news had been expected and an official statement was posted on the club website at 15.00 UK time.

“Gian Piero Gasperini will be the new Coach of Inter. President Massimo Moratti, who is currently outside of Italy, confirms he is ‘fully satisfied with the decision.'

“Along with the whole club he wishes Gasperini ‘all the success that has brought Inter to the title of World Champion.'

“The official announcement will arrive once the final red tape has been cleared and, at that moment, we will also confirm the date of his presentation to the media.

“Gasperini, aged 53, will sign a two-year contract and work with the staff already at the club plus two new collaborators, assistant Bruno Caneo and fitness coach Luca Trucchi.”