FILIPPO INZAGHI has said he hasn’t decided on the playing system yet but stated: ‘When I have these feelings on the eve of the match I am very calm’ ahead of the Derby della Madonnina.
Milan are 7th and Inter are 9th but for the fans of the Rossoneri and the Nerazzurri around the world, tomorrow’s game is about more than just three points. San Siro will host the Derby and Inzaghi, who scored on his first Milano derby, can’t wait and hopes the crowd will be a factor.
“A coach has to be good at making the least amount of mistakes possible. I watch the players every day and then I will have to choose, taking into account who can give us something extra coming off the bench,” he told Milan Channel today. “We’re ready, we’ve trained well and I cannot wait for tomorrow and this match.
“I have to think about my team, this week we’ve trained very well. I think the real difference in this match can be our fans, they’re the ones that can make the difference. I assure them that we will give our all for 90 minutes.
“Unfortunately Alex has an injury, we hoped it was nothing, but he has a muscle injury, whoever replaces him will do well. I haven’t decided yet if Honda (who returned late this week from international duty) will play or not, I thought that he was tired, instead I’ve found him to be doing well. There are many of us up front, there are 7 forwards, someone will have to sit out, I still have one more training session and I will try to understand who will give me greater guarantees from the first minute, but he has fully recovered. (continue reading…)