Previous
United States
Japan
5
2
FT
Game Details
Portland Timbers
San Jose Earthquakes
1
0
FT
Game Details
Santos FC
Gremio
1
3
FT
Game Details
United States
Honduras
1:30 AM GMT Jul 8, 2015
Game Details
Mexico
Cuba
1:30 AM GMT Jul 10, 2015
Game Details
Next
ESPN FC  By ESPN staff

Inter Milan win Curva Nord appeal

Inter Milan have won an appeal against the decision to close the Curva Nord for Sunday’s derby clash with AC Milan.

Horncastle: Derby retains spark
Wilson: Zanetti key for Inter

As a result of ‘discriminatory’ chants against Napoli during their recent 4-2 defeat to Rafa Benitez’s side, the Italian Lega Serie A had ordered the closure of the Curva Nord section of the San Siro for Inter’s ‘home’ meeting with their city rivals. 

However, following an appeal, the Italian FA (FIGC) has confirmed that the sanction has been suspended.

Inter veteran Javier Zanetti had earlier told RAI that the closure of the Curva Nord would cause the derby to “lose all its appeal.”

Roma, meanwhile, also won their appeal that would have seen their Curva Sud closed for their meeting with Catania this weekend.

Comments

Use a Facebook account to add a comment, subject to Facebook's Terms of Service and Privacy Policy. Your Facebook name, photo & other personal information you make public on Facebook will appear with your comment, and may be used on ESPN's media platforms. Learn more.