MILAN NEWS

Milan boss Massimiliano Allegri is hoping to have Mario Balotelli available for Tuesday’s Champions League tie against Barcelona.
Barcelona director Andoni Zubizarreta is again looking forward to a European Cup clash against Milan.
Barcelona are without Jordi Alba, Ibrahim Afellay and Isaac Cuenca for the Champions League match with Milan.
Alessandro Nesta has retired from football at the age of 37. “Now I want to try being a Coach.”
Matias Silvestre made his Milan debut against Udinese and sees this as “a new beginning for me.”
Ricky Kaka confessed he had “spent all day thinking of the moment” he’d step on to the field at San Siro.
Gabriel was “very happy” with his Serie A debut, as the Milan goalkeeper kept a clean sheet in the 1-0 win over Udinese.
Francesco Guidolin saw “improvements” in Udinese’s away form, despite the 1-0 defeat to Milan.
Max Allegri praised his Milan midfielders for protecting the defence and explains why Gabriel faced Udinese.
Valter Birsa’s scorching strike and debutant goalkeeper Gabriel gave Milan a much-needed 1-0 victory over Udinese.
Milan Vice-President Adriano Galliani confirms “it will be very difficult” for Mario Balotelli and Christian Abbiati to face Barcelona.
Milan assistant manager Mauro Tassotti blames all their current problems on injuries, as Gabriel gets his Serie A debut against Udinese.
Milan are forced into numerous changes, including debutant goalkeeper Gabriel, as they host Antonio Di Natale’s Udinese.
Christian Abbiati won’t face Udinese this evening, as Milan’s injury crisis intensifies.
Mario Balotelli’s injury is worse than previously thought and could rule him out of Milan-Barcelona on Tuesday.
Kaka, Valter Birsa and Matias Silvestre are back in the Milan squad for Saturday’s match with Udinese, but Mario Balotelli misses out.
Diego Armando Maradona is expected to be at the Olimpico tonight for Roma-Napoli. “I can see a different Napoli from previous years.”
Udinese boss Francesco Guidolin doesn’t believe opponents Milan will be preoccupied by next week’s Barcelona clash on Saturday.
Udinese owner Gianpaolo Pozzo is optimistic his side will ask some serious questions of struggling Milan on Saturday.
Milan boss Massimiliano Allegri has conceded that his side must improve defensively if they are to climb the table.