first_imgOn the eve of Inter Milan’s derby with arch-rivals AC Milan, Radja Nainggolan has expressed his delight with his current life at the Nerazzurri, making a special statement about the fans.The 30-year-old midfielder arrived at the Stadio Giuseppe Meazza from AS Roma back in the summer for a reported fee of €38 million.Although he had to skip the opening few Serie A matches due to injury, the powerful box-to-box midfielder made an instant impact ever since registering his debut in the black-blue shirt.The Belgium international has scored two goals under Luciano Spalletti so far, including the one against PSV Eindhoven in the Champions League.Widely regarded as one of the most controversial football figures in Italy, Nainggolan has never hidden his tumultuous past.“My past was difficult, I left Belgium at the age of 16,” he said.Stefano Sensi, inter milanReport: Inter go top with win over Udinese George Patchias – September 14, 2019 Inter Milan are top of Serie A after beating Udinese to make it three wins out of three.Antonio Conte’s career at Inter Milan, could…“That’s why I want to make sure my children are happy. I always tell youngsters to play with freedom, because that’s what makes the difference.“I never had footballing idols, I’ve just always liked players with quality. Like Ronaldo, Il Fenomeno. I’d watch him because he could invent things out of nothing.”The Italian news outlet, Football Italia, also transmitted Nainggolan’s words about his situation in the new environment.“Inter? It’s important for me to be here. San Siro is beautiful and exciting, and you can feel the support of the fans like in few other stadiums in Europe.”The first edition of the Derby della Madonnina for the 2018/19 season will take place on Sunday evening, with the Biscione hoping to extend a 4-game lossless streak against city rivals in Serie A.last_img