Mark van Bommel relishing Inter Milan derby in Champions League

first_imgPSV Eindhoven boss Mark van Bommel is looking to a mini-derby ahead of Wednesday’s clash with Inter Milan in the Champions LeagueThe 41-year-old former midfielder enjoyed a successful two-year spell at AC Milan between 2010 and 2012, which saw them dethrone Inter to the Serie A title in his first season.But Van Bommel was also a part of the Bayern Munich team that lost 2-0 to Inter in the 2010 Champions League Final.Which is evidently something that still haunts him to this day.“I lost the Champions League Final to Inter in 2010,” said Van Bommel on Football-Italia.“Facing them with PSV is special. It’ll be a small derby for me. It’s been eight years since that night in Madrid, but it still hurts.Romelu Lukaku, Serie A, Inter MilanCapello calls Lukaku “a modern striker” Manuel R. Medina – September 14, 2019 The former Italian manager believes Romelu Lukaku is perfectly suited for Antonio Conte’s Internazionale Milan in the Serie A.“Mourinho’s Inter were tactically perfect. But when I joined Milan in January 2011, I took my revenge.“We beat Inter 3-0 in the derby, went five points clear of them and won the Scudetto at the end of the season.”Van Bommel was announced as Phillip Cocu’s replacement at PSV this summer in his first ever senior level managerial role.The Dutchman has impressed observers in the role with PSV having won all seven of their Eredivisie games to date.last_img

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