Maicon was heavily linked with a move to Spanish giants Real Madrid over the summer.
“I am pleased with how I played, even if I am not at the peak of my fitness,” the Brazilian revealed to Sky Sport after Inter Milan’s 2-2 draw with Twente last night.
“My recovery is proceeding well.
“The team did well to get a result in the match. The goals that we conceded were from set pieces.
“I am pleased that I remained at Inter. Last season, we won everything and am cinvinved that we can do well again because the side has not changed.”