Mazzarri admits he'd like greater communication with Thohir.
"I have an excellent rapport with the President. If I had the chance to talk to him directly every day it would be better, but this is just extra motivation for me," he assured.
"We understand each other and there is reciprocal respect. That gives me the strength to continue my work.
"Inter had started on the right foot, then certain things happened which took us to this moment. We're not doing what we wanted to, aside from Sunday's victory over Sassuolo."