Internazionale’s fortunes changed this week as they recorded a derby victory over fierce rivals AC Milan. A poor-quality contest was settled in the last 10 minutes, as Argentine forward Rodrigo Palacio fired home a Fredy Guarin cross.
The 1-0 victory is the kind of result that could ignite a flagging season, and it may well give Inter boss Walter Mazzarri the kind of stability he needs heading into the January transfer window. The triumph was the manager’s first derby win.
While Inter’s victory certainly puts their season in stark contrast with that of their city rivals, who are currently languishing in 13th place, it doesn’t solve the Nerazzurri’s myriad of problems—Mazzarri and club owner Erick Thohir are unlikely to be swayed in their planned January overhaul of the squad.
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***Updated: 28 Dec.***