Inter’s Decision To Sell Icardi Is ‘A Matter Of Principle’ For Club

Inter’s Decision To Sell Icardi Is ‘A Matter Of Principle’ For Club
June 13, 2019 20:00
( )

Inter are willing to risk reinforcing a direct rival if it means the club can get rid of Mauro Icardi this summer, according to Libero.

Juventus remain the only club seriously interested in signing the forward, with the Bianconeri sniffing a bargain after Icardi’s market value plummeted last season.

Inter have made a decision based on principle, though, and will not keep the 26-year-old just to avoid their title rivals signing him.

“The paradox is that Inter, with Antonio Conte’s blessing, want to get rid of Icardi regardless of his decreased value,” Libero reported today.

“It’s for the same reason the club could sell Ivan Perisic and Radja Nainggolan as well, despite both valuing less than before.”

Conte is taking a zero-tolerance approach to discipline as he builds his new squad and doesn’t want to risk dressing room unrest with Icardi staying.

It remains to be seen whether Inter can move Icardi on before preseason training begins on 8 July.

Will Beckman
By Will Beckman

Inter Striker Icardi Stuck In Transfer Triangle With Higuain & Dzeko

July 17, 2019 14:20
( )

Mauro Icardi is stuck in a confusing transfer triangle at present with Gonzalo Higuain and Edin Dzeko, as Gazzetta dello Sport explained this morning. All…

Inter Defender Miranda Could Join Jiangsu Suning

July 17, 2019 14:00
( )

Inter are in talks with their sister club Jiangsu Suning to sell defender Joao Miranda, according to Corriere dello Sport. The Brazilian is no longer…

Inter Hoping To Raise Money From Puscas Sale After Asian Tour

July 17, 2019 13:45
( )

Inter are hopeful of recouping a sizable amount of money from George Puscas after the Nerazzurri’s preseason tour in Asia, according to Gazzetta dello Sport.…

Nainggolan Wants To Change Conte’s Mind But Inter Future Remains In Doubt

July 17, 2019 13:30
( )

Radja Nainggolan is unlikely to change Antonio Conte’s mind about his future at the club despite being taken to Asia for Inter’s preseason tour, according…

Inter & Sampdoria To Discuss Merola & Others Tomorrow

July 17, 2019 13:15
( )

Inter will meet Sampdoria tomorrow to discuss deals for four of the Nerazzurri’s young players, according to FcInterNews.it. The clubs are due to sort the…

Man Utd Manager Solskjaer Cannot Understand Why Inter Target Lukaku Wants To Leave

July 17, 2019 13:00
( )

Manchester United manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer today admitted he cannot understand why Romelu Lukaku would want to leave the club to join Inter. The Norweigian…