Inter Milan new summer signing, Geufry Kondogbia has said he hopes to be like French football legend Zinedine Zidane as a Serie A player.
The midfielder came into football reckoning in 2014-15 with a starring season for Monaco, who finished third in Ligue 1 and reached the Champions League quarter-finals.
Kondogbia, who cost the Nerazzurri a whopping €40 million, is excited by the opportunity to play in Italy having witnessed the development of Paul Pogba at Juventus and noting the effect the league had on the career of Zidane, who later became an icon at Real Madrid and a World Cup winner with France.
“A lot of players played in Italy then tore things up in other leagues like Zidane or Thierry Henry,” the France international told L’Equipe. “If you take Pogba, for example, you can see that if you move elsewhere then you’ll adapt.
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