"We must absolutely not carry this match with us," said a dejected Spalletti at the final whistle. "The bitterness from such a bad result remains, but we have to learn how to use that in the right way. We have to swallow that bitter pill to become stronger."
"If they had two forwards, there would have been less need to scale back, but this way we always had to move a central midfielder out of position. Inter had the numerical advantage and an extra figure in midfield too."