MILAN NEWS

Milan have reportedly rejected an approach from Crotone for striker Patrick Cutrone but are open to letting midfielder Giovanni Crociata go.
Matias Vecino has been left out of Fiorentina’s friendly against Sporting CP after Stefano Pioli essentially confirmed the midfielder’s transfer to Inter.
Bayern Munich claim Chelsea have “asked” about Milan target Renato Sanches, who will “almost certainly” leave on loan this summer.
Torino have reportedly told Milan defender Gabriel Paletta to accept their offer by Friday or miss out on joining them.
Roma President James Pallotta blasted Financial Fair Play rules, as Milan’s transfer strategy “makes zero sense. They didn’t have the money in the first place. They’re losing their minds!”
Torino Coach Sinisa Mihajlovic is “very happy that Andrea Belotti is remaining with us. The President was clear: release clause abroad or nothing.”
Devis Mangia felt Craiova failed to take their chances and conceded an avoidable goal in the 1-0 Europa League defeat to Milan.
Vincenzo Montella admits Milan are “still a bit behind” in gelling the squad, but confirms they will build on a “4-3-3 with variations” after the Europa League win at Craiova.
Goal-scorer Ricardo Rodriguez was “very happy” to have decided Milan’s Europa League qualifier against Craiova, but “we’ll have to do better at San Siro.”
Ricardo Rodriguez’s free kick has given Milan a 1-0 first leg away victory over Craiova in the Europa League preliminary round.
Milan CEO Marco Fassone said it is “exciting to be back in Europe, as this is Milan’s home” with a Europa League qualifier at Craiova.
Follow the action as Milan make their return to the Europa League with tonight’s preliminary round trip to Romania and CS Universitatea Craiova.
Milan have summer signings Franck Kessie, Mateo Musacchio, Ricardo Rodriguez and Fabio Borini in the starting XI for their Europa League qualifier with Craiova.
Bayern Munich director Karl-Heinz Rummenigge says Milan target Renato Sanches can only leave on loan.
Andrea Pirlo doesn’t think Milan will challenge for the Scudetto this year, and says Juventus “are still the team to beat”.
The head of UEFA’s Financial Fair Play commission warns “Milan will not be an exception” to the rules.
Juventus captain Gianluigi Buffon sees Milan as viable Scudetto contenders - “they’ve spent so much money…”
Milan face Craiova in the third qualifying round of the Europa League tonight, so what do we know about their opponents?
Milan are expected to start M’Baye Niang, Ricardo Rodriguez, Fabio Borini, Franck Kessie and Mateo Musacchio in the Europa League against Craiova.
Leonardo Bonucci and Lucas Biglia have not been registered by Milan because payment won’t arrive until August 11, confirmed Marco Fassone.