Scudetto up for grabs, says Stankovic

Inter Milan midfielder Dejan Stankovic believes the fight for the Serie A crown will be harder than ever next season.The midfielder admits thoughts have already turned to the likely Scudetto battles with champions AC Milan next term.

“We want to do well and we have to build for the future following last season,” he told Sky Sport Italia.

“All the teams are strengthening their squads, not just us or the big teams, but everyone.”

“It will be a hard fight, and so we have to prepare well for next season.”

“We are working hard in training, and the will to do well is always there.”

On new coach Gian Piero Gasperini’s formula, Stankovic said: “Gasperini takes care of all the details, he explains things and talks about what he wants. We are getting to know each other.”

Inter are set to start their pre-season fixtures on July 24 when they will take on Turkish giants Galatasaray.