Lecce coach Mario Beretta has blasted Jose Mourinho for blanking Inter's post-match media conference. After seeing his Inter Milan team defeat Lecce 1-0 last night, Mourinho ducked the after-match interview, sending No2 Beppe Baresi instead.

Beretta was unimpressed and barked: "Mourinho does not say trivial things and it would have been interesting to hear his remarks about the game. Perhaps he needs to show a little more respect towards journalists, fans, players and the coach of Lecce.

"In England he could do what he wanted, but in Italy it does not work like that. I give responsibility to my staff, but some important roles belong to me ..."