Archive for February 4th, 2009

Why Quaresma Failed at Inter Milan, and What Chelsea Fans Can Expect

Wednesday, February 4th, 2009

Club rivalries in Italy are as big as ever, but if there is one thing soccer fans (Inter Milan’s and other clubs alike) can all agree on this year, it’s that Ricardo Quaresma has been one of the biggest Serie A disappointments of the current season. The player that marvelled Portuguese Liga Sagres and UEFA Champions League viewers with his trademarked Trivelas turned into a big Nerazzurri flop, leaving us to wonder how a manager of José Mourinho’s caliber judged him to be worth €18.6m + Pelé.