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Will Monaco return put Tiemoue Bakayoko’s career back on track?
08:00 Monday 2nd September 2019

Tiemoue Bakayako moved to Chelsea two years ago after superb performances in midfield for Monaco. He featured at the Stade Louis II during a time when the French side were the main challenger to Paris Saint-Germain. He helped them beat the…

Italy
Can Marco Giampaolo take AC Milan back to the top?
09:01 Wednesday 28th August 2019

Pep Guardiola, Zinedine Zidane and Antonio Conte share something in common. The three legendary players came back as managers to lead their teams to glory. Winning trophies galore between them, this model became worthy of emulation. Unfortunately,…

Italy
2019/20 AC Milan Serie A preview
17:01 Thursday 22nd August 2019

AC Milan underwhelmed last season. While a fifth-place finish was respectable, it marked another botched bid at cracking into the Champions League. It's been six laborious years since that happened and eight when the Scudetto last came…

Italy
Why AC Milan may rue getting rid of Suso
09:01 Wednesday 7th August 2019

Marco Giampaolo's AC Milan era is underway. The ex-Sampdoria manager settled into his new role quite swiftly. As part of a major shakeup, Spanish midfielder Suso is expected to depart. This could ultimately backfire.  A drastic overhaul…

Italy
European ban darkens Rossoneri hopes
08:00 Thursday 11th July 2019

Oh, how Milan's mighty have fallen. Once the city's two clubs lived and breathed at the pinnacle of European football. Now they find themselves praying to relive their Champions League euphoria. AC Milan, in particular, has succumbed…

Italy
Has Tiemoue Bakayoko ruined his chances of a permanent AS Milan move?
08:00 Thursday 9th May 2019

Any footballer who starts a game on the bench would be delighted to get on the pitch as a substitute, right? Tell that to Tiemoue Bakayoko. AC Milan coach Gennaro Gattuso wanted him to replace Lucas Biglia in the first half of the match against…

Italy
Gennaro Gattuso is rebuilding AC Milan to last
15:00 Sunday 24th March 2019

Gennaro Gattuso has transformed AC Milan. As a neutral, it is good to see AC Milan back to where they belong. But, it did not happen overnight. When Gattuso took over after Vincenzo Montella’s horrifying spell, journalists and fans were…

Italy
Has Inter Milan made another transfer mistake with Nicolo Zaniolo?
12:00 Sunday 17th February 2019

Inter Milan has a long history of selling players that go on to achieve significant success in their careers elsewhere. It's been the case with household names like Andrea Pirlo, Clarence Seedorf, Fabio Cannavaro, Roberto Carlos, Dennis…

Italy
Can the Battle for San Siro propel Inter or AC Milan to greater Serie A success?
09:00 Sunday 21st October 2018

The 2018/19 Serie A season's first Derby della Madonnina takes place tonight when Inter and AC again dispute the Giuseppe Meazza, the ground they share, otherwise known as San Siro. The derby remains among the biggest fixtures on the Italian…

Italy
At 18, Gianluigi Donnarumma's focus should be football
10:00 Saturday 16th December 2017

The football world was shocked when scenes emerged of AC Milan goalkeeper Gianlugi Donnarumma crying profusely after a 3-0 win over Chievo Verona. The teenage shotstopper has earned his fair share of criticism. It came to a head, however, after…

Italy
Time for Serie A to take Inter Milan seriously
08:00 Thursday 14th December 2017

Before this season began, Juventus, AC Milan and AS Roma were favourites for the Scudetto. Not many looked toward Internazionale, not even its own faithful. Almost midway through the campaign, however, it is the Nerazzurri that lead…

Opinion
Leonardo Bonucci – from world best to shaky libero
15:00 Monday 23rd October 2017

One of the shock transfers from last summer was that of Leonardo Bonucci. An astute, no-nonsense centre-half, many believe AC Milan made a big steal. However, a few months into his San Siro career, it looks like the former Juventus man was…

Opinion
3 reasons AC Milan can get back on track against Genoa
19:00 Saturday 21st October 2017

AC Milan welcome Genoa to the San Siro in Sunday afternoon's Serie A clash. The home side are desperate for a win after a poor run of results. The Rossoneri started the season brightly with a new-look team, but things have spiralled in recent…

Opinion
Andrea Belotti would fit perfectly at AC Milan
17:02 Thursday 17th August 2017

AC Milan have been linked with several strikers during the summer, but recent reports have indicated that they are on the verge of adding Andrea Belotti. The Torino marksman is not a sexy name by any means, but there is no question he would…

Next Goal Wins
The Hardy Park Irregulars
11:00 Sunday 26th March 2017

When his visa comes through, Bastian Schweinsteiger will be going to Chicago. That shouldn't be an issue unless Donald Trump chooses to insult Angela Merkel further. I've written--more than once--on the German's struggles to get a game at Manchester…