The forward was taken off with ten minutes to go, but he clearly disagreed with the manager’s decision. He kicked a bottle and was involved in a heated argument with Conte from the substitutes bench.
Speculation about Martinez’s future has been rife over the past two or three months, with the Argentine repeatedly being linked with a move to Barcelona. The situation has now been resolved though, with Martinez in advanced talks to sign a new deal with Inter.
Speaking to La Gazzetta dello Sport recently, he said: “I’m not leaving Inter in the summer. I’m going to extend the contract soon and my plan is to stay here for a long time”.