MILAN NEWS

Nigel De Jong returned to light training with Milan on Friday four months after snapping his Achilles tendon.
Mattia De Sciglio has again played down comparisons with Milan legend Paolo Maldini. “I have a long way to go.”
Domenico Criscito has dismissed links with Milan, but the Italian international has admitted that he one day wants to return to Serie A.
Robinho has rejected speculation that he will be leaving Milan at the end of the season. “These won’t be my last six games for the Rossoneri.”
Stephan El Shaarawy said Massimiliano Allegri “is like a father to me,” pledged his future to Milan and revealed how long he takes to do his hair.
Mario Balotelli’s agent is “not remotely surprised” that Time Magazine named him one of the 100 most influential people in the world.
Agent Mino Raiola is again stirring up controversy, as he said “never say never” to Zlatan Ibrahimovic returning to Italy for Inter, Milan or Juventus.
After he was linked with Milan, now Roma are said to be preparing an offer for Newcastle United goalkeeper Tim Krul.
Andrea Barzagli acknowledges there is a lot at stake in Juventus-Milan this Sunday. “We’re chasing the Scudetto, while they’re aiming for Champions League qualification.”
Mario Balotelli is in the Time list of 100 most influential people for 2013 as an ‘Icon,’ with Gianfranco Zola writing his dedication entry. “People think he’s a madman, but he isn’t.”
Brazilian defender Dede will not be joining Milan this summer after he put pen to paper on a deal with Cruzeiro.
The Gazzetta dello Sport expects Christian Abbiati and Massimo Ambrosini to sign new contracts at Milan.
Kevin Constant is convinced that boss Massimiliano Allegri is the man responsible for saving Milan’s season.
Kevin-Prince Boateng, Massimo Ambrosini and Bojan Krkic look to be fit in time to face Juventus on Sunday night.
Milan are trying to line up Italy Coach Cesare Prandelli for their bench after the 2014 World Cup, claim SportMediaset.
There are reports Milan are making progress in their attempts to sign Newcastle United goalkeeper Tim Krul.
Luis Muriel will probably remain with Udinese despite transfer interest from Milan and Juventus, claims his agent.
Italian football needs fresh funds if clubs are to once again compete with Europe’s best sides, says Paolo Maldini.
M’Baye Niang says he has understood the importance of professionalism following his arrival at Milan.
Juventus stopper Giorgio Chiellini is keeping his fingers crossed that he’ll be fit enough to take on Milan on Sunday.