10 things you didn’t know about Inter
There will be a load of cakes with blue and black candles today as Inter celebrate their birthday. The Nerazzurri were founded on March 9, 1908 and are loved across the planet.
Former legends include Giuseppe Meazza, Luis Suarez, Mario Corso, Sandro Mazzola, Giacinto Facchetti and more recently Nicola Berti, Lothar Matthaus, Ronaldo, Christian Vieri, Javier Zanetti and Diego Milito.
Here are ten fascinating facts you may not have known about the birthday boys.
Hitting the Right Notes
Rock singer and Interista Luciano Ligabue released a song dedicated to iron-lunged central midfielders, including 1970s and 1980s Inter and Italy legend Gabriele Oriali, in 1999.
The track was titled “Una Vita da Mediano”. Ligabue extolled their selfless work which allows more skilful and vaunted players to shine.