Javier Zanetti

  • Inter Milan's Javier Zanetti denies Chelsea move rumours 22-02-2014 09:19 AM

    Rome: Inter Milan captain Javier Zanetti has denied he plans to join Jose Mourinho at Chelsea, despite newspaper reports he could move into coaching at the London club. "I have a great rapport with Mourinho. We hear from each other frequently, but we've never discussed these things," the 40-year-old Argentine...
  • Goalkeeping howler helps Inter beat Livorno 2-0 10-11-2013 08:54 AM

    Milan: A goalkeeping howler helped Inter Milan beat newly promoted Livorno 2-0 and keep up the pressure on the top three in the Serie A on Saturday. Also, club captain Javier Zanetti made his comeback after snapping his Achilles tendon in April, a potentially career-ending injury. "It's very emotional for...
  • Inter Milan have great desire to beat Juventus: Javier Zanetti 10-09-2013 12:17 PM

    Milan: Inter Milan captain Javier Zanetti said the 'Nerazzurri' guided by new coach Walter Mazzari have great desire to beat Juventus in their Serie A clash Saturday. "Juventus are a great team but we will try hard to beat them and Mazzarri is a hard worker and will do his...
  • Injured Javier Zanetti turns 40, determined to keep playing 11-08-2013 11:56 AM

    Milan: Inter Milan captain Javier Zanetti turned 40 on Saturday and said he was determined to keep playing despite rupturing his Achilles tendon in April. "I will continue to play and, at the end of the season, I will weigh up my options for the future," Zanetti, who has made...
  • Retirement not on Javier Zanetti's mind 14-07-2013 01:09 PM

    Rome: Inter Milan captain Javier Zanetti has revealed that he is recovering well from his achilles surgery and has never pondered retirement. The 39-year-old veteran defender broke his tendon last season, and could possibly out of action until January 2014, reports Xinhua. The Argentine insists he never thought about retiring...
  • Inter captain Zanetti gets one-year contract extension 12-06-2013 07:51 PM

    Injured Inter Milan captain Javier Zanetti has been given a one-year contract extension by the Serie A club despite facing months out of action and turning 40 in August. The Argentine defender, who has played more than 840 games for Inter, had an operation on his ruptured Achilles at the...
  • Zanetti hopes to play 'one more game' after injury 29-04-2013 08:35 PM

    Milan: Inter Milan captain Javier Zanetti says he would like to play again despite a potentially career-ending injury. Zanetti ruptured his left Achilles tendon in Sunday's 1-0 loss to Palermo and is likely to be out for six months. The defender turns 40 in August but says "after a career...
  • Javier Zanetti ruptures Achilles as Inter Milan curse continues 29-04-2013 10:01 AM

    Milan: Inter Milan captain Javier Zanetti ruptured his Achilles' tendon during the 1-0 loss at Palermo on Sunday, the latest mishap in a season coach Andrea Stramaccioni has described as cursed. Italian media speculated that the Argentine - 40 in August - could be out for up to eight months...
  • Inter to meet Lazio in Serie A 15-12-2012 09:22 AM

    Milan: After beating Napoli to move into second place in the Serie A last weekend, Inter Milan faces another direct rival in fourth-placed Lazio on Saturday. Inter has impressed against the top teams this season, also beating defending champion and leader Juventus. It's the teams down the table it has...
  • Zanetti urges Inter Milan to rethink on Sneijder 01-12-2012 12:18 PM

    Rome: Inter Milan captain Javier Zanetti has urged parties concerned to use common sense while sorting out Dutch football star Wesley Sneijder's contract row. Sneijder has been told he will not play again for the Italian football giants unless he takes a pay cut, reports Xinhua. He could be sold...