MILAN NEWS

West Ham United manager Slaven Bilic insists it is “false” to say Simone Zaza could be sent back to Juventus in January, avoiding the €20m fee.
Milan are planning their future, so directors Massimiliano Mirabelli and Marco Fassone will be in London to watch Chelsea-Leicester City today.
It’s a super Saturday with Napoli-Roma for second place in an early kick-off, Pescara-Sampdoria and Juventus-Udinese, then tomorrow Inter-Cagliari and an unexpected Chievo-Milan.
Fiorentina President Mario Cognini insists “we will not dismantle the squad, but if it does happen, we’ll replace those who leave.”
With competition from Chelsea, Milan are reportedly lining up the first formal offer for Fiorentina’s Milan Badelj.
Roma director Umberto Gandini believes the club can “grow on the international stage and has great ambitions. They are at the vanguard.”
Pescara President Daniele Sebastiani insists Gianluca Lapadula “is not a target” and says Milan won’t sell him anyway.
Samir Handanovic’s agent assures the goalkeeper “wants to stay at Inter” and discusses Antonio Conte’s Chelsea situation.
Chievo boss Rolando Maran has spoken to reporters about the 'Chievo fairytale,' not ruling out an European finish this season.
Antonio Conte’s Chelsea have joined the race for Fiorentina midfielder Milan Badelj, according to reports.
Borja Valero declared he wants “to see out my career at Fiorentina and have the time to repay them for all they’ve given to me.”
The names of companies involved in the Chinese takeover of Milan continue to be leaked, including TCL Corporation, China Merchant Bank, Ping An and Baoshang Bank.
Inter President Erick Thohir and board member Steven Zhang confirmed their intention to renovate San Siro.
Gianluca Lapadula could start for Milan at Chievo on Sunday, as Carlos Bacca trained separately today.
Isco’s agent warns the Real Madrid midfielder “won’t consider any offers” until next summer, amid Milan and Juventus interest.
Milan Badelj and Leandro Paredes are reportedly Milan’s top targets for the January transfer window.
Inter legend Giuseppe Bergomi says Paolo Maldini should have taken Milan’s job offer - “I would have accepted”.
Milan defender Cristian Zapata is “ready to give the Coach a headache” as he’s finally fit after ankle surgery.
Santos midfielder Lucas Lima’s agent confirmed “Milan wanted him in August, but in January the negotiations could open up again.”
Ignazio Abate has reportedly been appointed as the new captain of Milan following Riccardo Montolivo’s injury.