“Mazzarri is a very good Coach who hasn't been very fortunate. Mancini has already enjoyed success at Inter and won the fans' affection,” the ex-patron added.
“He threw himself into this adventure with courage, enthusiasm and passion, and I hope he succeeds.
“I have a good relationship with him, he's an easy guy who keeps his feet on the ground.
“Usually the derby is unpredictable and normally the favourite doesn't win, but I still haven't figured out who [will win], this time around.”
Ernesto Pellegrini has rubbished claims that he could return to Inter as a shareholder, while he believes in Erick Thohir's project.
“The money? Slowly… after all, he has been here for a year-and-a-half, give it time. I believe in him.”
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“With him there's great hope, not only in the derby. Milan? They're a very good team.
Pellegrini then commented on Inter's change in Coach and admitted that he could not pick a favourite ahead of the Derby della Madonnina on Sunday.
“Erick Thohir didn't ask me to come back to the club, and neither have I made any advances to him,” Pellegrini has clarified.