Messi was a surprise inclusion in the squad list as he was expected to be out of action for three weeks after breaking a bone in his right arm on October 20. Meanwhile, Jordi Alba has arguably been Barcelona's best player in the absence of Messi, and should be the left-back for the vistors, while Sergi Roberto is likely to start on the opposite flank. I never made the first step to say I want this player.
Luis Suarez fired them in front in the 11th minute, yet goals from Jose Angel Pozo and Alvaro Garcia Rivera swung the game in the home side's favour.
"We are aware that Inter is a healthy club so that we do not have to sell and continue to respect [Financial] Fair Play". "Under the new coach I'm not being picked but I'm working on it".
"The latest results reinforce that and this will be a good opportunity to see if we really can play on a par with Barcelona, who represent the highest level of difficulty in football".
Inter Milan have won seven straight Serie A games to move into second place, six points behind Juventus.