Inter signings come under investigation

THE Italian football federation is investigating irregularities in the transfer of Diego Milito and Thiago Motta from Genoa to Inter Milan in 2009 and is to question the presidents of both clubs.

The case centres around the involvement of Genoa owner and president Enrico Preziosi, who is banned from footballing activities for five years but has claimed to have instigated the sale of the duo to Inter.