To Javier Zanetti, it's hopefully nothing more than a pit stop. "I had to change tyres after so many miles," he said upon leaving the San Matteo hospital in Pavia last night. The Inter captain had got 1,101 appearances out of them when he suffered a blowout on his left side in Palermo.
It'd happened in the 14th minute of the game. Already trailing by a goal to nil after some woeful defending by Matias Silvestre and Juan Jesus had allowed Josip Ilicic to strike what would ultimately prove the match-winner, Zanetti was motoring down the right and setting himself to make a cross into the boxRead More »from Beat serious injury at 39? If anyone can, Javier Zanetti can