Christian Eriksen ‘might want to look around for something new… he’s not suited to Italian football’, believes Denmark legend Michael Laudrup… with Inter Milan ready to cut their losses and sell him to PSG in January
- Christian Eriksen has endured a difficult start to his time as an Inter Milan player
- The Danish midfielder joined in January in a £17.5m transfer from Tottenham
- However, he has fallen down the pecking order under manager Antonio Conte
Christian Eriksen has been urged to cut short his Inter Milan career by Denmark legend Michael Laudrup who believes he ‘can’t adapt tactically’ to the demands of Italian football.
The Denmark playmaker has dropped down the pecking order under Antonio Conte – with reports this week suggesting that the latter is ‘disappointed’ in the 28-year-old’s output.
Christian Eriksen has been advised to leave Inter Milan by Denmark legend Michael Laudrup
Eriksen has struggled at Inter since joining the club in a £17.5m deal from Tottenham in January
And Laudrup believes his compatriot should look to go as he ‘is not suitable for Italian football’
Ligue 1 outfit Paris Saint-Germain are reportedly interested in pursuing the midfielder when the transfer window opens in the new year.
And reflecting on his compatriot’s short time at the San Siro, Laudrup feels it’s best that Eriksen closes this chapter on his career already.
‘I don’t believe he is not suitable for Italian football’, Laudrup told TV3.
‘He’s obviously a great player. He has two midfielders behind him and a giant like Romelu Lukaku who moves a lot and Lautaro Martinez, who is technically valid, ahead of him.
‘There can be so many other things behind it. Mentally and culturally and things like that. But I can’t believe he can’t adapt tactically.
‘I see that the local press, especially La Gazzetta dello Sport which is based in Milan. They have journalists who are already writing that his experience is coming to an end. They’ll get this information from somewhere, maybe also from the club.
‘I think Eriksen might want to look around for something new. But it’s not easy either. It is not easy to find a club that wants to pay a lot of money for him, considering how little he played.’
Antonio Conte is reported to be less than impressed with Christian Eriksen so far this season
Eriksen has struggled under Conte since making his £17.5m switch from Tottenham in January
According to La Gazzetta dello Sport, Conte is ‘disappointed’ with the playmaker with the pair not understanding each other. The Inter manager was reportedly unhappy with Eriksen’s display in their 2-2 draw against Parma last weekend and was angry at his lack…