Inter vice president, Javier Zanetti "can’t say" the team want to strike a deal with Leo Messi as he is assured the 33-year-old will renew his contract with Barca.
"We can't say that, he is a Barcelona player and he's spent the whole career there. I think he will continue there. We are focused on the group of players we have,”
Zanetti toldONTime Sports
's current contract will expire at the end of this season.
"We must be focused on ourselves, we are focused on the next game. Everyone is doing very well."
Zanetti was questioned if Diego Maradona was better than the Barca ace.
“I can’t make comparisons, they are both great champions,”
“It’s always good when big players move to Serie A. When Cristiano Ronaldo arrived, it was good for the league.”
currently sit at top of the Serie A table with a six-point lead from second-placed Milan.
"Antonio Conte is doing a great job in developing our players. We are on top of the Serie A table and he and the lads deserve the praise,”