Ricky Alvarez wants to stay with Inter Milan.

The Argentina international has claimed that he is desperate to stay and make a name for himself in Europe.

"It is my desire to stay here," he told ESPN. "I want to make a career in Europe.

"When I started at Inter I knew it would not be easy, but this experience is strengthening me as a player and as a person.

"My greatest desire is to remain at Inter. River Plate are a great team, perhaps the best in Argentina.

"But I am happy here."