AEK Athens vs AC Milan, probable lineups

AEK Athens vs AC Milan, probable lineups

AC Milan search the first victory in Greece with the previous two fixture ending in a draw. Anything but a win would mean sure sacking for Montella. After a hugely disappointing October, closed with another defeat, this time against Juventus, the Rossoneri want and have to restart. First goal: to secure Europa League qualification for the knockout stage. Today at 19.00 CET, AC Milan will return in Athens, home of the last Champions League final…

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Kaka: “The 5 games that changed my life”

Kaka: “The 5 games that changed my life”

Waiting to decide his future, after saying goodbye to Orlando City and MLS, former AC Milan legend Ricardo Kaka has chosen the 5 games that have changed his life: three have seen him star with the rossoneri while two with Brazil. No place for Real Madrid. Kaka, as an unparalleled professional he has always been, knows that certain victories also pass from atrocious and disappointing defeats. That’s why he also wanted to remember two lost…

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Gattuso new Milan coach? Pros and cons of this choice

Gattuso new Milan coach? Pros and cons of this choice

By now it seems that Montella’s days as AC Milan coach are number and he could leave at any moment. Gattuso remains alert but is he really a good choice?  Observing from outside Milanello these days appears a be a battleground. Negative results, coaches hanging in balance and dissatisfied executives are all there, given David Han Li’s presence as a spokesperson of the Chinese ownership. Marco Fassone’s words are indeed a sort of ultimatum for Vincenzo Montella….

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Ultimatum Montella. It’s time for results

Ultimatum Montella. It’s time for results

At the start of the season no one was expecting Milan would have lost 5 times in 11 rounds. Now the club pretends positive results from Montella or esle… Vincenzo Montella is a great lover of the beautiful play but at this moment his Milan is more in need of results. Also because this is the last demand of the club, that yesterday through CEO Marco Fassone, made it known they want to see more…

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Milan find the new athletic trainer

Milan find the new athletic trainer

It seems that Vincenzo Montella has finally chosen and the new athletic trainer, who will replace the Emanuele Marra fired nearly a month ago. Sky Sport reports confirm the rumors that emerged this morning, regarding Mario Innaurato’s arrival in Milanello. This is a figure currently working for the Ivory Coast national team, so it is well known by Ivorian midfielder Franck Kessie. In the past he has also worked with Lucas Biglia at Andelecht. He…

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How the defense changes with the return of Bonucci?

How the defense changes with the return of Bonucci?

After two games suspension, against Chievo Verona and Juventus, now Leonardo Bonucci is ready to return on the pitch. Vincenzo Montella will surely relaunch him as a starter already Thursday against AEK Athens in Europa League. Strengthened by his long experience at Juventus, an element like him represents an added value in an insidious away game like the one in Greece. Obviously Milan can not be afraid of Manolo Jimenez’s team, but in front of…

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Han Li: Doubts over the mercato? False. And on Aubameyang…

Han Li: Doubts over the mercato? False. And on Aubameyang…

David Han Li wanted to clarify his alleged unhappiness with Mirabelli’s mercato moves and why AC Milan failed to sign Aubameyang. This morning, Quotidiano Sportivo, reported that David Han Li does not appear very pleased with the summer transfer market conducted by sports director Massimiliano Mirabelli. And specifically about not having signed a top striker like Borussia Dortmund’s centre forward Pierre Emerick Aubameyang, instead of investing on Andre Silva and Nikola Kalinic. AC Milan’s new Executive Director, present…

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Mirabelli or Montella, who’s to blame?

Mirabelli or Montella, who’s to blame?

Tuttosport analyzes Milan’s difficult moment and asks whether Massimiliano Mirabelli is to blame for the situation created or coach Montella. Five defeats in eleven rounds, eighth place in the standings and potentially 12 points away from the Champions League zone after spending 230 million euros in the summer transfer market. In Casa Milan there is a complicated situation, the results are underwhelming and around the environment gravitate various perplexities and criticisms. From the media there is a…

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Il Giornale: Two reasons why to keep Montella

Il Giornale: Two reasons why to keep Montella

Difficult times in Casa Milan. From one side there are those who want the head of Montella while on the other side there are those who insist sacking him would be a bad decision. Vincenzo Montella even after the game lost against Juventus at San Siro was confirmed as AC Milan’c coach. No sacking, as someone imagined, at least for the moment. Today, the newspaper Il Giornale proposes two reasons why the rossoneri should keep Montella…

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5 Talking points after Milan vs Juventus

5 Talking points after Milan vs Juventus

It’s been a hard October, but the season goes on. acmilan.com presents 5 talking points after yesterday’s AC Milan vs Juventus. 1 – MISFIRE The good performance against Juve was in line with AC Milan’s October: uneven throughout the 95 minutes but organised and brave. Vincenzo Montella and his team showed the Rossoneri have actually assimilated this system of play. And things add up in this sense. Although, they don’t when we talk about decisive moments of the match and goals. AC Milan…

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