MILAN NEWS

Javier Zanetti believes Sunday’s derby between Inter and Milan will be “a unique experience” and ‘decisive’ for the Champions League.
Vincenzo Montella has hit back at Silvio Berlusconi after his criticism of the Milan boss. “I didn’t like his advice much…”
Vincenzo Montella admits Milan have to beat Inter in the Derby della Madonnina “any way how”.
Milan’s team doctor says he is “cautiously optimistic” that Nikola Kalinic will be fit for the derby against Inter on Sunday.
Milan are reportedly interested in signing Real Madrid midfielder Dani Ceballos.
Milan CEO Marco Fassone describes former club Inter as being like “a beautiful woman who’s a bit ditzy”.
Marco Fassone assures Milan don’t need Champions League qualification, even if “having €40m extra would be positive…”
Gianluigi Buffon discusses his long career, and says Gigio Donnarumma has “extraordinary skills”.
Milan have reportedly pushed the approval of their budget slightly back, ahead of a meeting with UEFA early next month.
It’s reported Adidas will end their sponsorship of Milan in the summer, after 20 years.
Walter Samuel says Inter’s results are “not a coincidence”, and names Milan Skriniar as his heir.
Leonardo Bonucci and Gigi Buffon are the only Italian nominees for the Ballon d’Or, along with Dries Mertens, Edin Dzeko and Paulo Dybala.
The home leg of Italy’s 2018 World Cup play-off next month could be played at San Siro in Milan or Udinese’s Dacia Arena.
Ricky Kaka admits he is considering retirement at the age of 35. “I don’t feel joy in playing anymore,” said the Orlando City star.
Ronaldinho believes Napoli can win the Scudetto, and praises Juventus forward Paulo Dybala.
Inter midfielder Marcelo Brozovic appears certain to miss the derby with Milan, as he has a muscular injury.
Fabio Capello insists “there are five teams in the fight” for this season’s Scudetto, but he sees Juventus as favourites.
Ronaldinho predicts Milan will be “even stronger next year” but sees the top four as “difficult” this season.
Juventus Coach Massimiliano Allegri warns “it’s easier to be beautiful than winning” and predicts “it’ll take 86 points” to win the Scudetto.
Maurizio Sarri predicts he “wouldn’t have lasted long” had he been appointed as Milan Coach.