Inter Milan manager Claudio Ranieri is giving little away on the chances of the club striking a deal to sign Manchester City striker Carlos Tevez.

Inter are expected to reopen talks over Tevez this week with the Premier League leaders, and will do so on the back of a 1-0 derby win over AC Milan on Sunday night. It was another Argentinian forward who scored the decisive goal as Inter beat their city rivals to stay in the hunt for the Serie A title, with Diego Milito the man responsible.

Tevez has been the subject of interest from both Milan clubs, and Ranieri was asked in a succession of post-match interviews about the 27-year-old. He told Sky Sport Italia: "You never know. Do we really need him? You journalists certainly do..."

Copyright (c) PA Sport 2012, All Rights Reserved.

Do YOU want to write for GiveMeSport? Get started today by signing-up and submitting an article HERE: