TURIN – "It will be difficult to reach Juventus in the standings". Luciano Spalletti speaks clearly, he does not look for dialectical subterfuges to hide reality, also because the ranking is in front of everyone's eyes. The Inter coach, however, has no intention of leaving tomorrow against the Bianconeri, on the contrary. And he points the way to his: "You need courage, personality. Championship finished? It's over when you're not convinced anymore and stop trying. We are convinced and we want to try, we present ourselves to win: it is up to us to shorten the distances ".
It matters little that the points of detachment are already 11 and that a defeat would mean the end of the dreams already in December. The intentions of Inter are clear: "Tomorrow the winner is the one who plays the game, not the one who suffers it – the coach continued -. The team grows, if it can put a little 'more attention can verge on perfection ". It does not even matter to Spalletti that all of Italy or almost can cheer for Inter to keep the championship open: "We will bring only the sentiment and desires of our fans into the field".
A game that will also be the umpteenth test for the Nerazzurri. "A test to see if we are ready to make results against anyone", Spalletti called it. The recipe to stop the Allegri army is all in aggression, according to the technician: "We will have to press them for 90 ', just so we can create some problems. CR7? Juve is not only him, he has many strong players and every season goes to take the best of the opponents. But the team will be fundamental ". It will also be important "not to be afraid. Our goals are all there, we have to go and get them ".
Goals that Inter are played in five days: Juve tomorrow, Tuesday the decisive challenge with the PSV in the Champions League. "Both are important, for now we have to think only of the first one. We need to take a decisive first step ", explained Spalletti. Just against the Dutch could see Nainggolan, left out of the squad because "can not manage to recover, as Dalbert.
They need more time ", the technician's words. Favored Joao Mario to replace him, in 4-2-3-1 ready to turn into 4-3-3 during the race, as in the last releases. In attack everything will be on the shoulders of Mauro Icardi, the first direct clash with Cristiano Ronaldo: a test for the captain, in the challenge to the strongest.
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Source: Blitz Quotidiano