The view from Italy

Derby day: A Milanese aftermath

January 31, 2012
By Roberto Gotta
While even well-funded scientific researchers have apparently not been able to find out what the best thing before sliced bread was, you got the impression on the week leading up to the Milan-Inter derby on January 15 that this latest chapter of the intercity rivalry would certainly be the most compelling event since the dawn of the sandwich.

Most of the main media outlets are based in Milan and you can feel that extra ooomph they put into coverage, leading the rest of the world to believe ...

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