Ronaldo at Inter Milan: The UEFA Cup, the goals and the injuries – the full story of his time in Italy


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It was early in the summer of 1997 and Barcelona president Jose Luis Nunez had a problem. 

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Matt Barker is a freelance journalist and regular feature contributor to FourFourTwo magazine. He specialises in Serie A and Italian football, has interviewed players including Michael Owen and Gianluigi Buffon, as well as covering stories such as Silvio Berlusconi's purchase of AC Milan, and Ronaldo's injury-plagued time at Inter Milan at the turn of the century.