Mauro Icardi refuses Thursday in action in the heenwedstrijd of Internazionale on a visit to Rapid Wien in the eighth finals of the Europa League. The star is furious over the fact that he Wednesday aanvoerdersband to turn it in.
Trainer Luciano Spaletti gave Thursday at his press conference to know that he for a other leader has chosen because the negotiations between the clubleiding and Icardi a new contract the team too much would be distracting.
“The decision to Icardi the aanvoerdersband to deprive, was difficult and painful. We know how important he is for us, but for the team, this is now the best,” he said.
“I’ve seen him actually called, but it is Icardi who is not wanted. Tomorrow an important match to wait. Then we will have time to explain more about the situation.”
Icardi steggelt for months with the clubleiding of Inter about possibly extending until 2021 the current contract. He is not happy about the proposals which he made, and had recently only know to want to listen if there is a “correct and concrete offer” is done.
Reportedly is also his wife and also agent Wanda Nara cross in the negotiations. According to Italian media, would they have more money than Inter wants to pay.
Icardi with his wife and agent Wanda Nara. ()
Icardi has been playing for 5.5 years for Inter
Icardi plays since the summer of 2013 for Inter, that to him at the time, took over from Sampdoria. The eight-fold international of Argentina played since 210 official duels, in which he 122 times scored.
Icardi was since the season 2015/2016, the captain of Inter. ‘O Canito’, as his nickname goes, is succeeded by the nine-year-old Slovenian goalkeeper Samir Handanovic.
Inter occupied after 23 speelrondes the third place in the Serie A. The team of Stefan the Free gives twenty points leader and defending champion Juventus and nine points at number two on Napoli.
Rapid Wien-Internazionale begins Thursday at 18.55 hours in the Allianz Stadium. The return is exactly a week later, on Thursday, February 21, at 21.00 in the San Siro.
Inter came in the Europa League, rightly so because it is before the winter break, behind FC Barcelona and Tottenham Hotspur, but for PSV finished third in group B of the Champions League.
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