MILAN NEWS

Roma and Milan are in mourning after the sudden death of Scudetto-winning full-back Aldo Maldera.
Christian Abbiati believes Milan “do not need more reinforcements” despite losing so many stars this summer.
Milan’s problems over Mapou Yanga-Mbiwa mean the club is returning to Cagliari for Davide Astori instead.
The battle between Milan and Montpellier drags on, as it’s reported Adriano Galliani has scrapped his trip for talks about Mapou Yanga-Mbiwa.
Alexandre Pato insists he is “happy at Milan” and hopes Pippo Inzaghi’s old Number 9 jersey can bring him luck.
Antonio Di Natale reveals he turned down Milan, but “I wouldn’t leave Udinese even for Real Madrid.”
Valencia have officially agreed a deal for Milan defender Didac Vila, pending a medical, announced the club.
Gennaro Gattuso reveals he left Milan because “the locker room was out of control with things I’d never seen in 13 years.”
Milan President Silvio Berlusconi has conceded that the club can’t afford to spend big on the transfer market – but failed to rule out a return for Kaka.
Thiago Silva has admitted that he knew it would be almost impossible for Milan to turn down Paris Saint-Germain’s offer for his services.
Dynamo Kiev have announced the imminent signing of Milan full-back Taye Taiwo, subject to a medical to be held tomorrow.
Francesco Lodi has committed his future to Catania on the day that he is being linked with a move to Milan.
Milan are showing an interest in Catania midfielder Francesco Lodi, according to Sport Mediaset.
Taye Taiwo is reportedly on the verge of a Milan exit after flying out for a medical with Dynamo Kiev.
Urby Emanuelson is confident “this has to be a good season for me” after he scored Milan’s winners against Chelsea and Schalke 04.
Roberto Di Matteo was impressed after Chelsea fell to a friendly defeat in Miami. “Milan are a good team with a lot of internationals so it was a good test for us.”
Palermo President Maurizio Zamparini warns “Roma have to improve their offer” for Federico Balzaretti to €5m after the left-back chose them ahead of Napoli and Milan.
Massimiliano Allegri was pleased with Milan’s prestigious victory over Chelsea. “These games help your self-confidence to grow.”
Riccardo Montolivo is celebrating Milan’s win over Chelsea and insists the team has “not been weakened” by summer departures.
Milan stunned the reigning European champions with a 1-0 victory in Miami, as Urby Emanuelson sent Chelsea tumbling.