Published On: Mon, Feb 18th, 2013

Moratti celebrates 18th year as Inter president

Inter owner Massimo Moratti celebrated his 18th anniversary as club president of the club on Monday.

The Italian oil tycoon took over took over from Ernesto Pellegrini on February 18th, 1995 and the club’s official website released a statement congratulating him on the occasion.

“Eighteen years of presidency, but the reaching of this “adult” number is so overshadowed by the victories as to be obsolete,” the statement on reads.

“In eighteen years as president Massimo Moratti has won everything, with the intelligent courage of one who knows the world in every aspect.”

“No tricks or bargaining, just competence and a sense of the game that is often seen as a life discipline. See Inter Campus. Going against the current, this new protagonist, the following day on 19 February 1995 – at a time when there was less media and TV coverage – was hailed as the hero that Inter fans were dreaming about, although others were dreaming about it a bit less.”

The full statement can be found by clicking on this link.

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