Inter Milan boss Ranieri puts arm around Pazzini after spotkick howler
Inter have now gone six consecutive San Siro games without any of their strikers on target.
"A striker lives for a goal and not getting it does slowly become a weight, but these are moments that every forward goes through. We've got to let them stay calm and clear-headed. They fought hard and the ball didn't want to go in," said Ranieri.
"I told Pazzini some people lost the Champions League with a slip like that, so it's nothing to be too desperate about. I'm sure he won't sleep for two or three nights, but he will get over it."