Napoli close on Roma, Icardi ties Tevez after Inter win
Napoli close on Roma, Icardi ties Tevez after Inter win

Second-half goals by Duvan Zapata and Marek Hamsik guided Napoli to a 2-0 win over Sassuolo and saw them close to within three points of Roma in Serie A on Monday.

Roberto Mancini hopes for Yaya Toure signing to restore Serie A appeal
Roberto Mancini hopes for Yaya Toure signing to restore Serie A appeal

Roberto Mancini believes Italy`s Serie A needs to attract more international stars to help restore its former glories -- and the Inter Milan manager is still hopeful of starting the ball rolling by signing Yaya Toure in the close season.

Gonzalo Higuain's stoppage-time winner adds to Inter Milan misery
Gonzalo Higuain's stoppage-time winner adds to Inter Milan misery

Gonzalo Higuain pounced in stoppage time to give holders Napoli a 1-0 win over Inter Milan in their Coppa Italia quarter-final on Wednesday, adding to the misery for Roberto Mancini`s team.

Serie A: Irate Inter fans throw shirt back at Mauro​ Icardi
Serie A: Irate Inter fans throw shirt back at Mauro​ Icardi

Argentinian striker Mauro Icardi suffered an embarrassing personal slight as Inter Milan dropped further out of Champions League contention after a humiliating 3-1 defeat to Sassuolo on Sunday.

No Champions league, no problem: Inter chief
No Champions league, no problem: Inter chief

 Inter Milan president Erick Thohir has played down the prospect of missing out on Champions League riches and believes the struggling Serie A giants should strive to flourish on their reputation as a global brand.

Roberto Mancini still eyeing Champions League despite "cruel" loss
Roberto Mancini still eyeing Champions League despite "cruel" loss

Inter Milan coach Roberto Mancini still believes his side can qualify for the Champions League next season even after their shock 1-0 home defeat against Torino on Sunday which he described as "cruel".

Roberto Mancini hails Xherdan Shaqiri `class`
Roberto Mancini hails Xherdan Shaqiri `class`

Inter Milan coach Roberto Mancini hailed the "class" of Xherdan Shaqiri after the Swiss international scored his maiden goal on his full debut to help seal a place in the Italian Cup quarter-final with a 2-0 win over depleted Sampdoria.

Roberto Mancini vision for Inter Milan decisive for Xherdan Shaqiri
Roberto Mancini vision for Inter Milan decisive for Xherdan Shaqiri

Xherdan Shaqiri claimed his unhappiness at warming the substitutes` bench at Bayern Munich, and Roberto Mancini`s vision for Inter Milan, prompted his decision to join the Italian giants.

Mario Balotelli is wasting his talent: Roberto Mancini
Mario Balotelli is wasting his talent: Roberto Mancini

Inter Milan coach Roberto Mancini has warned Italian striker Mario Balotelli is in danger of wasting his career.

Roberto Mancini `fine` after being swept off his feet
Roberto Mancini `fine` after being swept off his feet

Inter coach Roberto Mancini joked he was back to full health after a wayward pass during his side`s win over Genoa on Sunday knocked the Italian clean off his feet.

Inter Milan claim first home win since Roberto Mancini's return
Inter Milan claim first home win since Roberto Mancini's return

Inter Milan gave coach Roberto Mancini his first home Serie A win since his return to the club in November when they beat fading Genoa 3-1 on Sunday.

Lukas Podolski meets Inter boss and says goodbye to Arsenal
Lukas Podolski meets Inter boss and says goodbye to Arsenal

Lukas Podolski`s transfer to Inter Milan moved closer on Saturday when the Germany forward met coach Roberto Mancini at the Serie A side`s training ground and said his goodbyes to Arsenal.

Lukas Podolski arrives to sign Inter loan deal
Lukas Podolski arrives to sign Inter loan deal

German World Cup winner Lukas Podolski arrived in Milan on Friday where he was poised to sign a loan deal with Inter after being frozen out by Arsenal.

Aaron Lennon not an Inter target, says Roberto Mancini
Aaron Lennon not an Inter target, says Roberto Mancini

Inter coach Roberto Mancini has played down reports he is trying to recruit Tottenham winger Aaron Lennon as the Serie A side prepare to bolster their squad for a Champions League push in the second half of the season.

Lazio go third as Inter save Roberto Mancini blushes
Lazio go third as Inter save Roberto Mancini blushes

A first-half brace from Felipe Anderson was enough to secure third place for Lazio in Serie A prior to the festive break on Sunday in a hard-fought 2-2 draw away to Inter.

Inter Milan's Hernanes set to return for Lazio visit
Inter Milan's Hernanes set to return for Lazio visit

Brazilian midfielder Hernanes could return for Inter Milan when Roberto Mancini`s side host high-flying Lazio on Sunday looking to continue their pursuit of a third place finish in Italy`s Serie A.

Roberto Mancini positive Inter Milan can finish third
Roberto Mancini positive Inter Milan can finish third

Inter Milan coach Roberto Mancini firmly believes his team will be challenging for a Champions League berth until the end of the season.

Soggy Serie A breakthrough for Roberto Mancini as Inter Milan triumph
Soggy Serie A breakthrough for Roberto Mancini as Inter Milan triumph

Inter Milan gave Roberto Mancini his first Serie A victory since returning as coach a month ago when they won 2-0 in soggy conditions at Chievo on Monday.

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Roberto Mancini suffers second straight Inter defeat
Roberto Mancini suffers second straight Inter defeat

Roberto Mancini suffered his second straight defeat as coach of Inter Milan after a shock 2-1 reverse to Udinese that left his side in 12th spot in Serie A on Sunday.