Samir Handanovic All Over The Place As Inter Have Blocked Andre Onana, Italian Media Report

Samir Handanovic All Over The Place As Inter Have Blocked Andre Onana, Italian Media Report
September 26, 2021 12:15
( )

Inter captain Samir Handanovic has endured a rough start to the season which continued against Atalanta yesterday evening at the San Siro, while the club are now actively pursuing a successor to the Slovenian in the form of Ajax’s Andre Onana.

This according to today’s print edition of Milan-based newspaper Gazzetta dello Sport, who report that the Nerazzurri are firming up their intentions to bring in Onana just as Handanovic’s form becomes a problem.

Handanovic has looked far from his best this season, and an ineffective throw-in to gift La Dea possession in a good area on their first goal, and a parry straight into the path of Atalanta defender Rafael Toloi were partly to blame for the goals conceded which resulted in a 2-2 draw for his team.

The keeper was saved further embarrassment when a late Atalanta winner which he allowed to pass through his fingers was disallowed by VAR as it had been determined to have went out of play during the buildup.

The 37-year-old has the armband at the Nerazzurri and is well-regarded for his contributions to the club since joining from Udinese in the summer of 2012, while there is an expectation that he can still produce his best form at times to help the club.

However, yesterday’s match was a stark illustration of the issues in the Slovenian’s game and would suggest that now more than ever the club are in search of a long-term replacement to come in soon.

Onana is a player who has long been linked to Inter, and with his current deal with Ajax expiring at the end of June 2022 the Nerazzurri could sign him on a free transfer next summer.

Inter CEO Beppe Marotta confirmed yesterday that the 25-year-old is a serious target for the club, and they could go prioritize wrapping up his signing even more after Handanovic’s recent displays.

By Toni Weeler

Video – Lautaro Martinez Sends Message To Inter Fans: “Forza Inter”

October 29, 2021 02:30
( )

Inter striker Lautaro Martinez has filmed a short video of himself addressing the Inter fans having just signed his new contract with the club. The…

Ex-Inter Forward Alessandro Altobelli On Inter’s Scudetto Hopes: “So Far They Are Not On Par With AC Milan & Napoli”

October 29, 2021 00:30
( )

Former Inter striker Alessandro Altobelli has said that Inter are not on the same level as the two teams ahead of them in the table,…

Ex-Inter Defender Lele Adani On Alexis Sanchez Assist vs Empoli: “A Touch Of Absolute Class”

October 28, 2021 23:59
( )

Former Inter defender Lele Adani has praised Alexis Sanchez after his positive performance against Empoli on Wednesday night, according to a report in the Italian…

Two Of Inter’s Chinese Sponsors Cannot Pay The Money They Owe The Nerazzurri, Italian Media Report

October 28, 2021 23:30
( )

Two of Inter’s sponsors from China will not be able to pay their fees to the club in full this year as they are having…

Former Referee Luca Marelli On Empoli Penalty Claim: “The Complaints Are Because Of What Happened In Inter vs Juventus”

October 28, 2021 23:00
( )

Former referee Luca Marelli has played down the seriousness of Empoli’s potential penalty against Inter on Wednesday night in the Serie A match between the…

Inter Admit They Could Be Asked To Provide Extra Information To UEFA For FFP, Italian Media Report

October 28, 2021 22:30
( )

Inter have admitted that they may be forced to hand over additional information than normal to UEFA in relation to Financial Fair Play regulations, according…



to our newsletter