Football Club Internazionale Milano, also known as ‘Internazionale’, or ‘Inter Milan’ or just ‘Inter’ has been a top flight Italian football club based in Milan, Italy. Founded in March 9, 1908, Inter Milan has been an ever-present in the Serie A since 1909.
Inter Milan have 18 league titles, 7 Coppa Italia and 5 Supercoppa Italiana to their name. Inter share their home ground San Siro also known as Stadio Giuseppe Meazza with rivals AC Milan. AC Milan are Inter Milan’s biggest rivals and their match is dubbed the Derby della Madonnina.
Luciano Spalletti is the current manager of Inter Milan. Inter Milan have won the league title for 5 consecutive years from 2006-2010. They have also been quite successful in Europe and have won the Champions League thrice.
Javier Zanetti holds the record for the most number of appearances in both the Serie A and for the club. He has played 858 games for Inter, out of which 618 came in the Serie A.
Inter Milan, like almost every other European big club, have been investing heavily in the transfer market to bring in some of the best talent in the world. In the past year, they pulled off some major deals.
Matias Vecino and Borja Valero were bought from Fiorentina for sums of €24 million and €5.5 million respectively.Milan Skriniar joined from Sampdoria for €23 million.
Joao Cancelo and Rafinha Alcantara were roped in from Valencia and Barcelona (both La Liga teams) respectively on loan deals. Yann Karamoh was also loaned from SM Caen, a club that plies its trade in the Ligue 1.