News |  facebook |  twitter |  Sitemap |  Search |  Versión italiana | Español | 
RomaForever.it
Home News Fans Team Matches Photo Gallery Palmares Offers of Job

 

De Boer: Both Inter and Roma are full of quality

Inter Milan coach Frank De Boer has urged his side to start with the right attitude against Roma on Sunday.

The Nerazzurri have begun the season in infuriatingly erratic fashion, with an impressive home victory over Juventus in the league somewhat marred by successive defeats to Hapoel Be'er Sheva and Sparta Prague in the Europa League.

De Boer believes the contrasting results are primarily down to his players' waning focus and discipline - which he hopes will not be a problem at the Stadio Olimpico.

"Against Roma it may well be easy to have the right attitude, because it's a big match," De Boer told reports. "We need to work on our own approach, so that we have the same attitude against every team."

He added: "Roma are a very strong side. They have quality players in every area of the pitch. We need to make sure we're ready to take them on, or it will turn into a difficult evening for us.

"Both teams want to win, whether it's in the league or the cup. We are two teams full of quality. We just need time to get to where we deserve to be. Roma have the ability to beat anyone."

The coach revealed he has almost a full squad available to him. Joao Mario is fit and ready for selection, while Marcelo Brozovic has also returned to the fold.

Cristian Ansaldi could be called upon but perhaps lacks the match fitness to complete 90 minutes.

Inter will be looking to bounce back after Thursday's defeat in Prague.

"When we lose, I already have other things to think about, I have to work on this project and on our philosophy," De Boer added. "We played badly against Sparta Prague, but in the next training session I saw that the team had made steps forward.

"I always talk to the players, when one does something wrong they need to understand what needs to change. If a player understands their error, that's positive in my opinion."

Roma, in contrast, come into Sunday's game on the back of a 4-0 win over Astra Giurgiu - a match in which Francesco Totti once again impressed.

De Boer said: "He's a top player, who can change a game at any time. It's difficult to mark him because he has a lot of experience.

"Just a few days ago he showed Europe just what he is still capable of."

Sunday's game gets underway at 20:45 CEST.
Saturday October 01, 2016
 
Thu. Oct 13, 2016
Immagine Notizia
Ancelotti backs 'deadly' Roma to challenge at top of Serie A
Former Roma player Carlo Ancelotti believes the Giallorossi have what it takes to...
Source: As Roma
 
 
Wed. Oct 12, 2016
Alisson plays full 90 minutes as Brazil beat Venezuela
Alisson Becker kept a clean sheet as Brazil beat Venezuela 2-0 away in their World...
Source: As Roma
 
 
Tue. Oct 11, 2016
Spalletti: Dzeko is reproducing his club form with the national team
Luciano Spalletti has praised Edin Dzeko after the striker bagged a brace for Bosnia...
Source: As Roma
 
 
Mon. Oct 10, 2016
Goal and assist for Salah in Egypt win
Mohamed Salah chipped in with a goal and an assist in Egypt's 2-1 win over Congo...
Source: As Roma
 
 
Sun. Oct 09, 2016
Top Five: Manolas reveals his toughest strikers to mark
We sat down with Roma defender Kostas Manolas to ask him about the most difficult...
 
 
Fri. Oct 07, 2016
Sabatini: My soul will always be with Roma
Walter Sabatini has admitted that he leaves Roma with a mixture of pride and disappointment...
Source: As Roma
 
Mario Rui pledges to return from injury better than ever
As he continues to recover from the knee injury he suffered during pre-season, we...
Source: As Roma
 
 
Thu. Oct 06, 2016
Radja Nainggolan has signed a contract extension with Roma until 2020
Roma have announced the extension of Radja Nainggolan's contract for another two...
Source: As Roma
 
Roma announces Walter Sabatini departure
AS Roma and Walter Sabatini have announced their decision to mutually part company,...
Source: As Roma
 
Riise hails Totti as a 'God' of football
Former Roma defender John Arne Riise has hailed Francesco Totti as one of the two...
 
 
First |  Previous    56 57 58 59 | 60 |    Next  Last
 
 
For any information or problem, Contact us
Disclaimer - Privacy - Cookie  - Advertising
© 1996-2017 MY MEDIA SERVICE SRL - All rights reserved