Real Madrid announced the signing of Croatian starlet Mateo Kovacic from Inter Milan for a reported fee of €30 Million. Inter manager Roberto Mancini came out and squarely blamed UEFA’s Financial Fair Play Regime for offloading the highly rated 21 year old to the Los Blancos. Mancini and Inter may have made a huge mistake by selling Kovacic. Kovacic’s sudden switch from Inter Milan to Real Madrid took everyone by surprise. While Madrid fans wholeheartedly welcomed the arrival of the talented Croatian International into their ranks, the news of Kovacic’s departure from their club, left the Inter fans stunned. Kovacic’s exit from Inter follows closely on the heels of the departure of talented Swiss winger Xherdan Shaqiri from the club. Shaqiri joined English club Stoke City on a 5 year contract for a fee of £12 million. Manager Roberto Mancini’s statement blaming UEFA Financial Fair Play rules for selling both Kovacic and Shaqiri must have irked the Nerazzurri faithful. Earlier […]