MILAN NEWS

According to Vatican sources, Pope Francis spoke to Mario Balotelli about racism and being a good role model.
Milan Primavera captain Davide Pacifico says he has developed a lot over the last few months with the Diavolo.
Franco Baresi is set to face Alan Shearer next month in a charity game between legends of Milan and Newcastle.
A Champions League without Milan is unimaginable for veteran Diavolo goalkeeper Christian Abbiati.
Sulley Muntari feels Nigel De Jong is “a natural born leader” as Milan prepare to face PSV Eindhoven for the Champions League.
Both Mario Balotelli and Lionel Messi are out of Wednesday’s Italy-Argentina friendly.
Milan Vice-President Adriano Galliani is holding transfer talks with Genoa chief Enrico Preziosi on Tuesday.
Milan’s Mario Balotelli is a doubt for Wednesday’s international friendly between Italy and Argentina.
Milan defender Ignazio Abate hopes to be back playing in time for the Champions League.
Milan have submitted a 29-man squad to UEFA for their Champions League play-off tie against PSV Eindhoven.
Belgian outfit Anderlecht are considering making a move for Milan midfielder Bakaye Traorè, reports the Gazzetta dello Sport.
Milan captain Riccardo Montolivo is optimistically looking ahead to the new campaign. “We’re strong.”
PSV Eindhoven midfielder Oscar Hiljemark reveals the Champions League clash with Milan is “something you dream about as a kid.”
Several strikers including Marco Borriello and Claudio Pizarro are linked with Milan, but it’s rumoured Max Allegri doesn’t want them.
Agent Ernesto Bronzetti reveals CSKA Moscow “changed their minds” over Keisuke Honda and Milan did not break the rules.
Kevin-Prince Boateng is confident Milan “will be ready for the Champions League play-off” against PSV Eindhoven.
Maxi Lopez could be making a surprise return to Milan on loan from Catania, a year after they turned down an option to sign him.
Spanish newspaper Marca claims Carlo Ancelotti has asked Milan for ‘Little Maldini’ Mattia De Sciglio.
Roberto Insigne and Kingsley Boateng are in Italy’s Under-20 squad for the Four Nations tournament.
PSV Eindhoven Coach Phillip Cocu is looking forward to “a great duel” with Milan to enter the Champions League.