MILAN NEWS

Massimiliano Allegri hailed “extraordinary” Giampaolo Pazzini and thanked the Milan fans for their banner of support.
Mario Balotelli celebrated his comeback with a goal as Milan beat Catania 4-2. “We conceded two stupid goals, but reacted as only a great team can.”
Milan fought back twice from a goal down to beat Catania 4-2 in a thriller, as Giampaolo Pazzini netted twice to keep them in third.
Adriano Galliani assures Milan won’t sell Stephan El Shaarawy, but confessed Clarence Seedorf could be an option as Coach.
Milan assistant manager Mauro Tassotti admits they must beat Catania “to recover our lead over Fiorentina.”
Milan know they must beat Catania tonight or lose third place to Fiorentina, so Mario Balotelli’s return is perfect timing.
Vincenzo Montella concedes it was “the perfect Sunday” after Fiorentina’s 3-0 win over Sampdoria, but now awaits an extra gift from Milan.
Clarence Seedorf is the main contender to replace Massimiliano Allegri on the Milan bench next season, claims La Gazzetta dello Sport.
Catania boss Rolando Maran visits Milan this evening and insists they are still “on the train of dreams” for Europe.
Mario Balotelli said the election of Italy’s first black Minister “represents another great step forward to a more responsible” and integrated country.
Christian Abbiati and Massimo Ambrosini are out of Milan-Catania, but Mario Balotelli returns from suspension.
Matias Silvestre and Antonio Nocerino could exchange places across San Siro, claim Italian newspapers.
Massimiliano Allegri insists his “future will not be decided” in the battle with Fiorentina for third place, but warns the match with Catania could be key.
Vincenzo Montella revisits Sampdoria memories and feels Fiorentina have the upper hand over Milan “because we are disenchanted.”
Barcelona’s Samir Handanovic bid starts a goalkeeping merry-go-round with Federico Marchetti, Michael Agazzi, Milan, Inter, Lazio, Fiorentina and Cagliari.
Fiorentina President Andrea Della Valle visited the squad to fire them up in the battle for third, “even if it will be difficult to overtake Milan.”
Milan assistant manager Mauro Tassotti has warned “every game is decisive” from now on as they battle Fiorentina for third place.
Milan striker M'Baye Niang has claimed that he wants to become better than Lionel Messi.
Antonio Nocerino has been surprised by his lack of playing time at Milan this season, his agent has admitted.
Milan’s Daniele Bonera thinks it is premature to suggest that the Mario Balotelli and Stephan El Shaarawy partnership doesn’t work.