Cruz comments on Inter’s Coppa Italia clash against Juve

Tue 09 February 2021 | 13:11

Former Inter striker talks about the team’s situation and praises Conte.


are set to face


today in the second leg of the Coppa Italia semi-finals. The Nerazzurri lost 2-1 at home in the first leg.

However, former Inter striker

Julio Cruz

believes Inter have got everything to go to the next round.

“It’s going to be a difficult game, but Inter have everything to qualify for the final,”

Cruz said.

“They haven’t won a trophy for long time, now it’s time to win again.

“Lukaku and Lautaro Martinez form a phenomenal attacking partnership.

“I don’t know Lukaku personally, but his impact with Italian football has been impressive. He does everything well, he scores, he creates spaces and helps his teammates. Lautaro and he work for each other and this makes the difference.

“I had no doubt about Lautaro, he only needed time to settle in, it happens with South American footballers who move to Europe.”

Cruz also talked about Inter boss,

Antonio Conte


“I remember him as an opponent, and it was clear he has that leadership one needs to become a coach.

“He has always left his mark as coach, but I must say I like Pirlo too, he has brought his ideas and now we can see some results.”

source: SportMob