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The 50th anniversary of Celtic’s historic European Cup

This day in football history On 25 May 1967, Celtic became the first British club to win the European Cup, beating Inter 2–1 in Lisbon. Notably, 14 of Celtic’s 15 players and coaches were born within 10 miles of Celtic Park. Inter won back-to-back European Cups in 1964 and 1965, then defeated defending champions Real Madrid in …

The founding of Inter

This day in football history Inter’s founding members On 9 March 1908, a group of players from the Milan Cricket and Football Club (now known as AC Milan), unhappy with the club’s restrictions on foreign players, formed their own club which they named Football Club Internazionale Milano. Inter has since become one of Italy’s most decorated clubs, …

The founding of Inter

This day in football history Inter’s founding members On 9 March 1908, a group of players from the Milan Cricket and Football Club (now known as AC Milan), unhappy with the club’s restrictions on foreign players, formed their own club which they named Football Club Internazionale Milano. Inter has since become one of Italy’s most decorated clubs, …

A derby on neutral ground

This day in football history (Image via Gottfried Fuchs) On 18 October 1908, AC Milan and Inter played the first Milan derby. In Switzerland. The match came less than a year after Inter’s formation. The new club had branched off from AC Milan in March 1908 after a dispute about the propriety of signing foreign players …

Everybody hates Mauro Icardi

How to turn everyone in football against you without biting anyone (@MauroIcardi) Gaining recognition at the age of 19 or 20 is a tremendous feat for any footballer, but to be widely hated at that age is downright incredible. Mauro Icardi achieved this by living out an extreme version of a John Terry joke and …

BREAKING: Jose Mourinho still thinks very highly of himself

If you thought getting sacked by Chelsea for a second time and seeing the team’s uptick in form under Guus Hiddink would have humbled Jose Mourinho, you must not know who we’re talking about. Ahead of his scheduled visit to the San Siro this weekend to see former club Inter face Sampdoria, Mourinho made it …

DTotD: Felipe Melo kicks Lazio player in the ear, gets sent off

“@Marcocalcio22: From bad to worse Felipe Melo sent off for this Karate Chop on Lukas Biglia pic.twitter.com/G1fGmH0q9M” IDIOT! — petrichor (@glossolalia69) December 20, 2015 Felipe Melo, who you might remember as the man who used Arjen Robben as a doormat during the 2010 World Cup, is still finding creative ways to assault people with his …

Inter fans taunt Juventus with dreamy tifo

Juventus came up one win short of becoming just the second Italian club to ever win the treble last season, but Barcelona were just too much for them to handle in the Champions League final. In case Juve and their fans somehow forgot this bitter end to an otherwise stellar campaign, fans of the only …