Vincenzo Montella quoted Winston Churchill, prepared for Genoa and insisted “the only problems at Milan are results, not the performances.”
Milan have Alessio Romagnoli, Ignazio Abate and Gustavo Gomez available, but not Luca Antonelli against Genoa.
Milan CEO Marco Fassone did not deny Coach Vincenzo Montella would be sacked, as Paulo Sousa, Guus Hiddink and Walter Mazzarri are options.
Vincenzo Montella has reportedly been told he must take six points from the next two games to keep his Milan job.
Two unbeaten sides go head-to-head this weekend, with plenty of other exciting fixtures across Serie A.
Luca Banti has been appointed to Napoli-Inter, as the Week 9 Serie A referees are announced.
Genoa midfielder Isaac Cofie has been hospitalised for antibiotic treatment after contracting an infection.
Genoa winger Ricardo Centurion is being tipped by various reports to re-join Boca Juniors in January.
Reports suggest Milan Coach Vincenzo Montella is in no immediate danger of losing his job, but the next three games are decisive.
Cagliari Coach Massimo Rastelli admits his position is in doubt after the 3-2 home defeat to Genoa. “The club can make its decisions.”
Genoa made the most of truly terrible defending to take all three points from Cagliari in this five-goal thriller.
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Vincenzo Montella asked for Nikola Kalinic and Milan could make another bid for Torino hitman Andrea Belotti, said Massimiliano Mirabelli.
Genoa’s 16-year-old sensation Pietro Pellegri is “a young Zlatan Ibrahimovic,” said his agent, and “it’s not surprising he has been linked with PSG.”
Paolo Tagliavento has been announced as the referee for Sunday’s Derby della Madonnina between Inter and Milan.
Genoa’s new general manager Giorgio Perinetti says their position is “undeserved”, but backs Coach Ivan Juric.
Armando Izzo has renewed his Genoa contract, on what is believed to be a five-year deal.
Genoa have confirmed former Roma, Napoli and Juventus executive Giorgio Perinetti as their new general manager.
Armando Izzo admits he is ‘very honoured’ to sign a new contract with Genoa ahead of playing his first game in six months this weekend.