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Achraf Hakimi: ‘Inter want to win derby for the fans’

Sun 21 February 2021 | 15:17

Inter right midfielder Achraf Hakimi predicts a difficult game against AC Milan in Derby dell Madonnina.

Serie A new leaders

Inter

will face their city rivals at the Stadio Giuseppe Meazza this afternoon and are hoping to extend their lead at the top of the Serie A table with Derby’s three points.

Speaking to the club’s official television channel, Inter TV, ahead of kick-off,

Hakimi

said they are hoping to secure victory for the Nerazzurri’s fans.

“I expect a tough derby against a great team,”

the Morocco international declared.

“We want to win this match for the fans and also for our ambitions in the league as we are ahead of everyone.

“It’s a derby that I am looking forward to mainly because of the importance of this club, but also for the fans who are supporting us. I can’t wait to get on the pitch, win the three points and celebrate for them.”

Hakimi insisted he had no reason for concern to face in-form

Theo Hernandez

.

“I am ready to face him, but above all I am looking to help my team,”

the 22-year-old concluded

.

Hakimi has signed for Inter last summer from Real Madrid and has six goals to his name in 30 games he has played for Inter.


source: SportMob