Inter are eager to atone for a poor showing last time out as they prepare to host Genoa in Serie A, insists Luciano Spalletti. The Nerazzurri dropped points for the first time this season in midweek after they needed a 77th-minute Mauro Icardi penalty to salvage a 1-1 draw at Bologna. Spalletti told a pre-match news conference that his squad have already shown a reaction in training, with midfielder Joao Mario not believing he was worthy of sitting out a training match.
Inter Milan are preparing a January swap with Arsenal midfielder Mesut Ozil, with the German international set to leave the Emirates Stadium after his contract talks breaking down, according to transfermarketweb.com. It is reported that the 28-year-old was expecting his new deal, which would keep him with the Gunners past the end of this season when his current agreement expires, would be to a similar level of teammate Alexis Sanchez's demands of around £400,000 per week. However, according to the report, the north London hierarchy and boss Arsene Wenger are now resigned to the fact they will lose the World Cup winner this summer for free, after being unable to come to a successful conclusion.
Serie A side Inter Milan are reportedly preparing to swoop for wantaway Arsenal midfielder Mesut Özil, as the German international has still not committed his future to the Gunners by signing a new contract. The 28-year-old has just 10 months left on his contract with the Emirates side, and Inter are reportedly ready to offer the player an escape route. As reported by TMW, via the Express, Inter will look to seal themselves a bargain, by approaching Özil in January when he has just six months left on his contract - a situation which would allow the player to join the San Siro side for free in the summer transfer window. Inter midfielder João Mário has reportedly fallen out of favour with the