Mauro Icardi has reportedly threatened to see out the remaining two years of his contract with Inter.
Although the club stress it was a joint decision, La Repubblica claims the striker did not respond well to being shut out of their preseason plans.
“I’ll stay here for two years, take my salary and I won’t move,” he is quoted as saying by the newspaper.
Such a stance could scupper the Beneamata’s pursuit of Manchester United hitman Romelu Lukaku.
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