MX23RW : Monday, August 19 08:41:28| >> :600:1454658:1454658:

Antonio Conte tells Mauro Icardi to find new club

Antonio Conte tells Mauro Icardi to find new club
© Reuters
Antonio Conte makes it clear that striker Mauro Icardi would not be part of his project at Inter Milan next season.

Antonio Conte has confirmed that Mauro Icardi would not be part of his plans at Inter Milan for the 2019-20 campaign.

The striker, who has been at San Siro since 2013, finished the 2018-19 campaign as the club's top scorer with 17 goals in all competitions.

However, Conte made it clear that Icardi would no longer feature for the Nerazzurri by not including him on the club's pre-season tour of Asia earlier this week.

Speaking to Marca on the subject of Icardi, Conte said: "His situation is clear, as were the club.

"He's not part of the project. The market is still open and we're evaluation the players to sell and to sign."

The former Chelsea manager has set his sights on landing the signature of Romelu Lukaku, whom he attempted to bring to Stamford Bridge in 2017.

Inter's most recent offer of £54m for Lukaku was flatly rejected by Manchester United, with the Premier League club determined to make a profit on the striker they paid £75m for two years ago.

body check tags ::

Mauro Icardi future - Click here for more stories

Click here for more stories about Mauro Icardi

Click here for more stories about Inter Milan

Share this article now:
Sports Mole Instagram banner
Romelu Lukaku pictured ahead of Manchester United's Premier League meeting with Wolverhampton Wanderers in April 2019
Read Next:
Inter boss Conte not ready to give up on Lukaku after United reject initial bid
>

Loading ...

Failed to load data.

Loading ...

Failed to load data.

Select and display your favourite team's news and scores in this panel

Loading ...

Failed to load data.

Loading ...

Failed to load data.

Select and display your favourite team's news and scores in this panel
/esi/758/0/index.html - esi:0:site:0:-p-: {0}: - :T758:-: {0}: < ! - - T  758 {0} - - >  : 
Tables

Subscribe to our Newsletter


Transfer Talk Daily
Match previews - twice weekly
Morning Briefing (7am UTC)
Ultra close-up image of Kevin De Bruyne [NOT FOR USE IN ARTICLES]Get the latest transfer news, match previews and news direct to your inbox!

Loading ...

Failed to load data.

Loading ...

Failed to load data.

Select and display your favourite team's news and scores in this panel
Login, I already have my ad-free pass
Log in to customise Sports Mole
Buy ad-free access (show me the options)
Buy monthly ad-free access for £1.20/month
Buy yearly ad-free access for £12 (2 months free)
Settings - Logout - Manage your account
Settings - Logout - Manage your account