Serie A: Inter's clash with Cagliari given social media twist

In celebration of #InterSocialNight, Inter players wore shirts with social media handles replacing their names for the clash with Cagliari.

Social media took centre stage at San Siro on Tuesday, as Inter's players wore shirts with online handles replacing their names.

As part of "#InterSocialNight', the Serie A giants made the unusual announcement prior to their clash with Cagliari.

The scheme saw the shirt name of Inter star man Ivan Perisic changed to @IvanPerisic444, while captain Mauro Icardi was handed an @MauroIcardi jersey to reflect his Instagram account handle.

READ MORE: Praet not interested in Juventus rumours

READ MORE: Pastore leaves PSG exit door ajar for Liverpool and Inter

READ MORE: Inter need to show more, says Spalletti

Luciano Spalletti's side headed into the encounter on the back of a three-game winless streak which has enabled both Lazio and Roma to overtake them in the race for a top-four finish.