MILAN – Inter won two to one against Fiorentina qualifying for the Coppa Italia semifinals, where they will have to deal with Napoli against Gattuso. Antonio Conte has returned to speak to the press and has done so by enhancing the newcomer Eriksen. His statements are reported in the Gazzetta dello Sport.
Inter, Conte speaks: "Our priority is to recover the injured."
“First of all we have to recover the many injured. Today we only had Vecino and Barella in the middle and we had to force the debut of Eriksen, one who still raises the level of the team. It's hard to imagine Christian being used as a striker, but he sees the game and knows how to provide assists. Let's give him time to settle down.
Today we had to try something different because Sensi and Borja were unavailable. To play with the attacking midfielder you have to work on it. Stretcher? Is growing. Like Sensi, after a long injury he is growing. Smart player but also of strength and energy. He must continue on the levels before the injury ".
Then Conte analyzed the passage of the round in the Italian Cup but also the last missteps in the championship: “For what we have created I think the victory is deserved – analyzes the coach -. We are happy to have passed the round and to be able to face an excellent team like Napoli in the semifinal.
We want to go on in all competitions. It was a dry race, not to be missed. The recent draws in the league? Certain competitions if you do not close them can reserve surprises for you, such as 25-meter deflected shots … "(source La Gazzetta dello Sport).
Source: Blitz Quotidiano