Former Inter midfielder Esteban Cambiasso turned down the Watford job before they hired Nigel Pearson, it’s reported in Italy.
Bjorn Kuipers of the Netherlands is the referee for Inter-Barcelona, while Cuneyt Cakir will officiate Napoli’s Champions League decider with Genk.
Simone Inzaghi said Lazio “should be ambitious” after beating Juventus 3-1 to move within five points of leaders Inter. “I remember the last victory 16 years ago.”
Lazio fought back from a goal down to inflict the first defeat of the season on 10-man Juventus with Sergej Milinkovic’s stunner, despite Wojciech Szczesny saving a Ciro Immobile penalty.
Join us for all the build-up and action as it happens from today’s three Serie A games, as Atalanta host Verona, Napoli visit Udinese and Juventus go head-to-head with third-placed Lazio.
Lazio look to Capocannoniere Ciro Immobile and Joaquin Correa, while Juventus can recapture top spot with Paulo Dybala and Cristiano Ronaldo.
Antonio Candreva remains a huge doubt to feature for Inter in their Champions League clash with Barcelona on Tuesday.
England boss Gareth Southgate was in the stands during Roma’s match with Inter at San Siro last night to watch Chris Smalling.
Udinese midfielder Rodrigo De Paul believes Inter coach Antonio Conte is “one of the three best in the world,” alongside Pep Guardiola and Maurizio Sarri, "but don't ask in what order."
Milan Skriniar was “a little disappointed” with Inter’s goalless draw against Roma, especially after an improved second half.
Antonio Conte has regrets after Serie A leaders Inter drew 0-0 with Roma, but told off the San Siro crowd for being “presumptuous.”
Paulo Fonseca praised Roma “courage” after a goalless draw with Inter, but “we really need to do better on the final attacking movements.”
Diego Godin insists Inter “are satisfied with the draw against a strong rival” like Roma. “It’s not always possible to win.”
Inter had the best scoring opportunities, forcing two excellent Antonio Mirante saves, as Roma picked up a precious point at San Siro.
Join us for all the build-up and action as it happens from tonight’s massive Serie A clash between leaders Inter and fourth-placed Roma.
Roma icon Francesco Totti says his goal against Inter in October 2005 was “one of the best of my career,” as the two teams prepare to do battle tonight at San Siro.
Roma team manager Morgan De Sanctis promised an “ambitious” approach against leaders Inter at San Siro this evening.
Inter chief Beppe Marotta prepares for Roma tonight and the January transfer window. “We are deservedly top of the table and want to continue along this path.”
Inter legend Andy Brehme is in the stands for tonight’s match with Roma and excited by Antonio Conte’s side. “I hope they win the Scudetto.”
Henrikh Mkhitaryan expects “an interesting match” when his Roma visit Inter at San Siro this evening.