Sheffield United: Bramall Lane visit forms a key part of Inter Milan's Champions League plans, Italy international says
Italy international Danilo D'Ambrosio has revealed Internazionale have a "strong desire" to perform in all of their pre-season matches as Luciano Spalletti's squad, which visits Sheffield United next week, prepare for an assault on the Champions League.
As The Star revealed earlier this month, The Nerazzurri have committed to fielding a full-strength team duringTuesday's friendly at Bramall Lane with the likes of Mauro Icardi, Antonio Candreva and Radja Nainggolan, aÂ£33m signing from Roma, among those scheduled to feature.Having finished fourth in Serie A last term, the game forms a crucial part of the Italian's schedule ahead of their return to Europe's premier club competition; a point D'Ambrosio stressed before tonight's meeting with Sion in Switzerland."The workload is quite heavy," he said. "Just as it should be. We are preparing well because we want it to bea positive season. We want to reach our objectives.""I have a good feeling,” D'Ambrosio, speaking to Inter TV, added. "The new signings are great guys, playerswho already understand what it means to wear the Inter shirt. "There is a strong desire to get going once again after the holidays. There is the hunger to play importantmatches, particularly in the Champions League."Tickets for United's fixture against Internazionale, which kicks-off at 7.30pm, are on sale now priced Â£12adults, Â£7 concessions and Â£5 juniors.