09/14/2021 at 11:54 AM CEST
Simone inzaghi, technician of the Inter de Milan, assured this Tuesday that his team will take “special care” this Wednesday with the Brazilian Vinícius Junior, end of Real Madrid, at the meeting in the Giuseppe Meazza corresponding to the first day of the Champions League.
“Vinícius is living a great moment, but if we only look at him, we will forget Benzema, Hazard or Rodrygo. But, without a doubt, we will take special care with Vinícius “, affirmed Inzaghi at the press conference prior to the San Siro appointment.
Vinícius arrives in great shape, after scoring four goals in the first four league games, including one last Sunday against him. Celtic vigo. Inzaghi acknowledged that he is concerned about the European experience of Real Madrid and also the long and successful journey of the technician Carlo Ancelotti, for which you have a sincere appreciation: “I am concerned about the organization that Madrid has. We also saw a great team with Zidane, who won in Spain and in Europe. Carlo always gives a good offensive game to his team and at the same time gives a lot of organization. We have to concede as little as possible, “he said. “Ancelotti is one of the most successful coaches in the history of football. He is a great coach and it is a pleasure to talk about football with him. He knows how to give his team a lot of organization, “insisted ‘Pippo’s brother.
Despite the fact that Inter have not been a protagonist in the Champions League for eleven years, Inzaghi expressed his confidence in his players, who have a “very great opportunity to write a very good page” of their history. “Experience is very important in these games. We know that the group is not easy, because, in addition to Madrid, there are other teams (Shakhtar Donetsk and Sherif Tiraspol) that will give everything to put us in trouble, “said Inzaghi.
“On a personal level, between the Europa League and the Champions League I think I have already reached 50 games, so it is normal that Ancelotti has more experience than me. What I can say is that we are trying to prepare the game in the best way, to play aggressively. It will be great to play in front of our fans, in a stadium like this, “he added.
Regarding the physical conditions of the defender Alessandro Bastoni, who missed the last league match due to injury, Inzaghi said that he will do some rehearsals in the next training sessions before making the final decision on his presence in the eleven that will face Madrid. “I’m going to see how he is. He wants to play. Yesterday he trained with a low rhythm, today he will have to force more and we will see what answers the boy will give,” said the current Inter coach.
Vinicius: “I knew this was going to come”
Vinícius is, with Benzema’s permission, the man of fashion at Real Madrid. His start to the season is confirming everything that had been intuited during his career at Real Madrid. The Brazilian never got nervous in the worst moments, as he assures in an interview with AS: “I didn’t get to be worried or obsessed despite the statistics. In the Flamengo quarry I scored a lot of goals and I knew this was coming “, assured the player.
In addition, he acknowledged that he is fulfilling a dream: “I just wanted to succeed in Madrid, for my president and for the fans that have always supported me without conditions. My family and I want to spend many years in Madrid and I don’t want to have another experience. There are players here who have been around for many seasons and have won a lot. I want to be like them. “