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After five years and nearly 200 matches, Inter’s reign as kings of Serie A has come to an end.  Perhaps it was an inevitable truth, considering how far the Nerazzurri fell behind during the first few months of the season.  Regardless, it hurt no less this past Saturday evening watching cross town rivals Milan celebrate their Scudetto win. While celebrations were taking place on the other side of town, it was back to business at Appiano Gentile.  The squad had [...]

Posted by TB On May - 13 - 2011 Comments Off READ FULL POST

The script may change, but the plot stays the same: Go down a goal, only to come back in the second half and win in dramatic fashion. Yet, the only thing that was similar between last week’s match against Lazio and this past weekend’s away match to Cesena was the 2-1 scoreline in favour of Inter. While a relatively easy match when looked at on paper, the trip to the Dino Manuzzi was always going to be a tricky tie. [...]

Posted by TB On May - 3 - 2011 Comments Off READ FULL POST

The Easter holiday held a perfect metaphor for Inter, as this past weekend saw the resurrection of something that had been severely lacking through April: a return of the Nerazzurri’s fighting spirit. An intriguing match was on the cards, pitting third place Inter versus fourth place Lazio.  This was going to be a difficult test for both sides and there was definitely no chance of a Lazio rollover, as seen in Inter’s quest for the treble last season.  The Roman [...]

Posted by TB On Apr - 27 - 2011 Comments Off READ FULL POST

Schalke 2 – Inter 1 (7 -3 agg.) It had been labeled Mission: Impossible.  In the end, it truly was. After last week’s Champions League spanking at the hands of Schalke 04, there was no miracle or historic comeback for Inter Milan.  The defending champions of Europe are out of the tournament, dashing any hopes of becoming the first Champions League back to back winners in the current format. The message had been clear since the final whistle of the [...]

Posted by TB On Apr - 14 - 2011 Comments Off READ FULL POST

3-0. A bitter pill to swallow, but as many of the Inter senior players stated after the derby loss to AC Milan, the Nerazzurri simply have to “get on with it.” It was perceived to be the most significant derby match since the ill-fated Champions League matches nearly a decade ago.  The five time Scudetto winning Inter seemingly did not show up.  Looking back on the match, there have been a number of talking points that have been brought up.  [...]

Posted by TB On Apr - 5 - 2011 Comments Off READ FULL POST

To say it has been a good week for Inter is an understatement. Following the amazing comeback versus Bayern Munich, the only vibes coming from Appiano Gentile were ones of positivity and joy. With that being said, it was always going to be an uphill psychological encounter against Lecce, who is battling relegation. Before the weekend matchup, there were two events that held the attention of the Nerazzurri.Everyone knows how Samuel Eto’o delivers on the pitch, but many may not [...]

Posted by TB On Mar - 21 - 2011 Comments Off READ FULL POST

“A win like this cannot be explained, it can only be experienced.” – Leonardo Welcome to the world of Pazza Inter, where every 45 minute half has a life of its own. Leading up to the second leg, Champions League Round of 16 tie away to Bayern Munich, it had been a relatively tough week for Inter.  After the club celebrated its 103rd birthday on March 9, the Nerazzurri were held to a fortunate 1 – 1 draw at Brescia.  [...]

Posted by TB On Mar - 16 - 2011 Comments Off READ FULL POST

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