Walter Mazzarri

  • Milan and Inter fighting over Europa League crumbs 11-04-2014 09:45 AM

    Accustomed to fighting for the game's biggest honours, Inter Milan and AC Milan finds themselves in a seven-team scrap for a place in the unloved Europa League as their patchy Serie A campaigns draw to a close. Seven-times European champions Milan host bottom club Catania on Sunday and are in...
  • Inter held by Bologna, Toni wins Verona derby 06-04-2014 09:53 AM

    Rome: Inter Milan twice threw away the lead given to them by Mauro Icardi's superb goals and then missed the first penalty they have been awarded this season in an incident-packed 2-2 draw with Bologna in Serie A on Saturday. The result piled the pressure on Walter Mazzarri whose side...
  • Serie A: In-form Roma retain hope of Juventus slip-up 04-04-2014 10:02 AM

    After lying dormant for weeks the Serie A title race was brought flickering back to life after Roma's impressive 4-2 win over high-flying Parma on Wednesday saw them cut Juventus' lead to eight points with seven games remaining. Rudi Garcia's side travel to struggling Cagliari on Sunday on the back...
  • Inter Milan edge Fiorentina 2-1 in Serie A 16-02-2014 07:28 AM

    Florence: Inter Milan won 2-1 at Fiorentina in Serie A on Saturday to keep alive its faint hopes of qualifying for the Champions League. Inter moved five points behind fourth-place Fiorentina and eight points behind third-place Napoli, which visits relegation-threatened Sassuolo on Sunday. "We were very good tonight, even if...
  • Inter Milan ready to face Juventus, says Walter Mazzarri 02-02-2014 10:51 AM

    Milan: Inter head coach Walter Mazzarri said that his side are prepared to face Juventus at the upcoming Derby d'Italia, Xinhua reported. Inter had been working in very way to brace for the crucial game which is to kick Sunday, said Mazzarri Saturday. "Juventus can vary their approach from game...
  • Walter Mazzarri rues referee's decisions in Inter Milan's loss 07-01-2014 05:15 PM

    Rome: Inter Milan head coach Walter Mazzarri has suggested that the referee's decisions proved crucial in his side's 0-1 loss to Lazio at Stadio Olimpico. Miroslav Klose scored a late goal to give the home side all three points in a game Monday which, according to Mazzarri, was decided by...
  • Inter Milan owner, coach praise each other 20-11-2013 12:42 PM

    Milan: Erick Thohir has praised Inter Milan head coach Walter Mazzarri as being similar to Jose Mourinho while the former Napoli boss was impressed by the new Inter club president. Thohir, a self-claimed long-time Inter fan, rated Mourinho high, reports Xinhua. "I think Mourinho is one of the best coaches...
  • Inter to lure Bologna midfielder Saphir Taidar 31-07-2013 11:41 AM

    After pondering over the search for a midfielder, Inter Milan have finally decided on signing Saphir Taider from Bologna. According to a report in Il Corriere dello Sport, The Nerazzurri are up with an offer that would interest the 21-year-old Algerian. However, Bologna manager Giuseppe Meazza is not too keen...
  • Juventus, Napoli favourites for Serie A title: Walter Mazzarri 20-07-2013 06:43 PM

    Rome: Inter Milan head coach Walter Mazzarri is expecting a two-horse race between Juventus and his former side Napoli for next season's Scudetto. Juventus are favourites to win a historical treble but Mazzarri warned that Napoli could surprise everyone, reports Xinhua. "Besides Juventus, I think that in terms of financial...
  • Benitez joins Napoli after leaving Chelsea 28-05-2013 09:02 AM

    Former Inter Milan, Liverpool and Chelsea manager Rafael Benitez will return to Italy to take charge of Serie A club Napoli. "Rafa Benitez is the new manager of Napoli," club president Aurelio De Laurentiis said on his Twitter feed on Monday. The Spaniard replaces Walter Mazzarri who quit after the...
  • Mazzarri takes over Inter after Stramaccioni sacked 25-05-2013 08:58 AM

    Rome: Inter Milan appointed former Napoli boss Walter Mazzarri as their new coach on Friday after sacking Andrea Stramaccioni following a disappointing ninth-place finish in Serie A. The 2010 Champions League winners have suffered a series of blows and gone through five coaches since their unprecedented treble under Jose Mourinho....
  • Mazzarri quits as Napoli coach after end of season 20-05-2013 09:22 AM

    Rome: Walter Mazzarri has quit as Napoli coach following the final match of a Serie A season that ended with the team finishing runner-up. Mazzarri had been in charge of Napoli for four seasons and steered the team to the Champions League for the second time in three years. He...
  • Serie A: Napoli held by Torino, Lazio thrashed 05-11-2012 09:05 AM

    Rome: A defensive blunder by Napoli allowed a stoppage-time equaliser in a 1-1 draw with Torino on Sunday, hurting the southern club's title chances. Lazio also dropped back after getting beat 4-0 by Catania, while Fiorentina were the day's big winner after beating Cagliari 4-1 to jump ahead of Lazio...