The Portugal international only represented the Nerazzurri for a season, but he holds them in very high regard
An attack-minded player, Cancelo was often criticised for the defensive side of his game both at Valencia and Inter, but Juve saw enough in him to part with a reported €40 million (£35m/$45m) when signing him on a permanent transfer in June.
The Portugal international has since played 12 of Juve’s 15 Serie A games – including against Inter on Friday – and seamlessly forced his way into the team, with his dribbling and attacking tendencies attracting acclaim.
A fantastic Derby d’Italia win and three important points!
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Still just 24 and beginning to hit the heights expected of him, Cancelo looks destined to become one of the world’s most impressive wing-backs, but he will not be forgetting the impact of Inter in a hurry.
“It was an important victory against Inter, who are a great team and a direct rival for the Scudetto,” the Benfica academy product told Sky Sport Italia.
“Inter was a very important team for me, that made me grow a lot. Now I’m wearing Juventus’ colours and I think only of Juve, but Inter remains in my heart.”