Italian Serie A giants Inter Milan are attracting serious interest in signing two of Lille stars Jonathan David and Zeki Celik. Both David and Zelik are an instrumental part of Lille, having helped the club win only the fourth French championship title in history last season. According to exclusive information from FCInterNews, the Nerazzurri reportedly sent in scouts to Les Dogues’ latest encounter against Olympique Lyonnais at the Groupama Stadium on Sunday evening. Lille went on to narrowly grab the victory by a 1-0 score line, as both the crucial players played a key role in keeping Lyon at bay.
Jonathan David is valued at €50m, according to transfermarkt, and his contract expires only at the end of the 2024/25 season. He is only in his second campaign in northern France, wherein he has bagged 29 goals in 83 appearances so far. According to latest reports from England, Arsenal are also in pole position for the 22-year-old summer target, who is ‘ready to move’ from his Lille spell. Continue reading INTER SHOW INTEREST IN LILLE STARS AHEAD OF SUMMER MOVE
English Premier League club Newcastle United are expected to revive their interest in Lille’s Dutch defender Sven Botman this summer, according to multiple reports from various sources. The Tyneside club tried to sign the central defender in the January winter transfer window and made several attempts to get the transfer over the line but it was just not going to happen. Since the takeover of Newcastle, the club have been linked to quite a number of players but a huge factor that sways players away is the fact that they could get relegated this season.
However, despite that, they were able to sign as many as three players in January. Newcastle manager Eddie Howe was able to convince Bruno Guimaraes to sign from French Ligue 1 side Lyon for £40 million and was the third signing of their transfer window after Kieran Tripoier signed from Spanish La Liga side Atletico Madrid, and Chris Wood from Burnley. Continue reading NEWCASTLE EXPECTED TO RETURN FOR BOTMAN THE SUMMER
Inter Milan legend Javier Zanettihas revealed that the player knows they must defend the Italian Serie A title. Zanetti is the current vice-president at Inter Milan and he made this known in a recent interview with the LegaSerie A channel. The former Inter Milan utility player sat down with the channel to discuss his playing career. The Argentine spent the majority of his career at Inter Milan.
Zanetti sees the club as family after spending 25 years. The Inter Milan executive is delighted that they are playing better football than ever in the bid to successfully defend the title they won last season under former manager, Antonio Conte. He led them to a first league title in over a decade. The last league win was under Jose Mourinho when they won the treble including the Champions League and the Italian Cup in 2010. Continue reading INTER MUST DEFEND SERIE A TITLE
Italian champions Inter Milan could be without four players for the Cagliari game in the Italian Serie A this weekend according to the report from popular Italian media portal La Gazzetta dello Sport (GdS). It was revealed that Inter Milan boss Simone Inzaghi is set to welcome some of his players back from injury for the Cagliari, while he could also lose some others to injury.
The Inter Milan manager would be delighted with the news that two of his defenders are fit to return to the squad for the visit of Cagliari on Sunday night. Dutchman Stefan de Vrij and Aleksander Kolarov are fit to return to bolster his defensive options ahead of the Cagliari, while he has concerns over other defenders such as Denzel Dumfries and Matteo Darmian. Dumfries and Darmian are the two major options for the Inter manager on the right side of his five-man defence. Continue reading INTER: FOUR DOUBTFUL FOR CAGLIARI
Italian champions Inter Milan are prepared to offer highly rated Red Bull Salzburg attacker Karim Adeyemi a long-term contract in a bid to snap him up ahead of other interested teams. This is according to the report from German broadcast outlet Sport1. It was stated that the Nerazzuri are prepared to give German international Adeyemi a lucrative five-year deal.
Inter Milan have already submitted their offer as reported by the earlier mentioned broadcaster and that German Bundesliga giants Borussia Dortmund are in pole position to sign Adeyemi who has three caps for four-time world champions Germany. Continue reading ADEYEMI: INTER READY TO OFFER CONTRACT
The Inter Milan duo of Nicolo Barella and Alessandro Bastoni were in the Italy starting XI as the European champions suffered a big heartbreak in the quest to preserve their record unbeaten run on the international football scene.
Argentine international Joaquin Correa had a debut to remember for Inter Milan after he came off the bench to hit a brace on the occasion of his first game for the former European champions. Correa scored two goals to lead the Nerazzuri to a 3-1 away win over Hellas Verona when the two teams met in the league last weekend. His goals ensured that Inter Milan were able to maintain their winning start to the new Italian Serie A season.
Inter Milan striker Lautaro Martinez is open to a move to Premier League giants Arsenal according to the newest reports in the British media. The specific report via The Athletic stated that the Inter Milan star won’t mind leaving Inter Milan for the Premier League to sign for the Gunners.
An earlier report had said the Inter Milan player was only open to a switch to the Spanish La Liga to play for clubs like Atletico Madrid, Real Madrid and Barcelona. However, it looks like the Argentine international has had a change of heart and would welcome a move to play in the Premier League. Continue reading MARTINEZ OPEN TO ARSENAL TRANSFER
The future of Inter Milan defender Achraf Hakimi continues to be up in the air and it’s now a question of when and not if he will be leaving the Italian Serie A giants, according to his agent. Hakimi has appeared to become one of the most sought-after players in the transfer window currently, with a couple of clubs rivaling each other for his signature.
European champions Chelsea have been handed a big boost in their pursuit of Inter Milan defender Achraaf Hakimi after the other interested teams baulked at the asking price for the player.
French Ligue 1 giants Paris Saint Germain (PSG) were considered to be the favourites to sign the Moroccan international player but talks between the Champions League semi-finalists and Inter Milan have broken down according to the report from FC Inter News. Continue reading CHELSEA HANDED BOOST IN HAKIMI CHASE