MILAN NEWS

Nice Coach Lucien Favre has heaped praise on Mario Balotelli, describing him as ‘receptive, happy and proud.’
The Sino-Europe Sports group are threatening legal action after reports emerged that they had provided Milan with a false bank guarantee.
Milan Vice-president Paolo Berlusconi insists there is no problem with a Chinese consortium’s ongoing takeover of the club.
Milan boss Vincenzo Montella has been accused of ‘lacking respect’ during his time at Fiorentina.
Italy Under-19 international Manuel Locatelli will reportedly sign a new contract with Milan “in a matter of days”.
Reports in China claim there is a second false bank guarantee involved in Sino-Europe Sports takeover of Milan.
Gabriel Paletta says it’s “too early” for Milan to aim higher than the Europa League but “if we continue like this…”
Paolo Rossi believes Roma captain Francesco Totti “has been the strongest in Italy for the last 20 years”.
Gabriel Paletta says he just needed “trust and consistency” at Milan after returning from his loan move.
Milan have reportedly agreed a new contract in principle with Giacomo Bonaventura, but face a battle with Mino Raiola.
Paris Saint-Germain reportedly want Carlos Bacca, but it depends how Milan perform this season.
Lazio hope to have Lucas Biglia back against Empoli on Sunday, but Federico Marchetti, Dusan Basta and Bastos could be out for a while.
Milan are ready to reinforce their defence with Brazil international Rodrigo Caio of Sao Paulo in January.
Salvatore Bocchetti claims Mario Balotelli has “no brains” and “threw a plate of pasta at Marco Motta.”
There are reports Milan could release Mario Pasalic early from his loan after the Chelsea-owned midfielder struggled to get playing time.
Bloomberg reports that James Pallotta is in meetings to sell a €75m (40 per cent) stake in Roma, as a “strategic partner” is needed.
Following the midweek games Juventus have once again climbed to the Serie A summit, as Dave Taylor selects his top XI from Week 5.
The agent of Fiorentina midfielder Milan Badelj believes a move to Milan is “more realistic” next summer than in January.
The Chinese consortium looking to buy Milan slams reports they provided fake documents as “absolutely false”.
Carlo Ancelotti has revealed just how close he was to returning to Milan last year but insists he was right to take a break from football.