MILAN NEWS

Milan forward Bojan Krkic has admitted that breaking through at Barcelona as a teenager has created problems for him.
Pep Guardiola has been offered a four-year contract worth almost €25m by Milan, reports La Repubblica.
Milan will seriously consider sacking boss Massimiliano Allegri should the side lose against Lazio when Serie A resumes.
Nigel De Jong has tried to reassure Milan after their worst Serie A start decades. “I had a similar period at Hamburg. We have to stay calm.”
Inter, Milan and Napoli are thought to be eyeing Arsenal goalkeeper Vito Mannone for a return to Italy.
Milan forward Bojan Krkic insists the derby defeat wasn’t all bad. “We saw our style of play improve and develop.”
Pep Guardiola is not interested in a possible coaching position at Milan, according to Mexican defender Rafael Marquez.
The agent of Stephan El Shaarawy says that only Milan’s quick work stopped his client from joining Juventus or Inter.
Vice-President Adriano Galliani has become the latest man from Milan to criticise the performance of the referee in the 1-0 defeat to Inter.
Milan’s Riccardo Montolivo is struggling to come to terms with the 1-0 derby defeat against Inter. “There was only one team on the pitch…”
Inter President Massimo Moratti compared Andrea Stramaccioni to Jose Mourinho and the derby to the epic result in Barcelona.
Andrea Stramaccioni praised Inter, dedicated the derby win to the ultras in a Jose Mourinho style and laughed off Milan complaints about the referee.
Massimiliano Allegri blamed the referee for Milan’s derby defeat to Inter. “Let’s just say he was unlucky on decisive incidents.”
Gritty 10-man Inter won an extremely controversial derby thanks to a Christian Abbiati howler, but Milan were furious at a disallowed goal and penalty appeals.
The Derby della Madonnina is a huge test for two teams in the balance and sees Antonio Cassano take on Milan, but Bojan Krkic is preferred to Giampaolo Pazzini.
Alberto Zaccheroni has been on both benches, so gives his predictions for tonight’s Milan-Inter showdown.
Nigel De Jong is looking forward to his first Milan derby tonight. “I am a winner and I always want to win. It’s my mentality.”
Bojan Krkic is familiar with the Clasico and would “love to play in the Milan derby” this evening.
Rodrigo Palacio is back in the Inter squad for tomorrow night’s Milan derby, but Cristian Chivu has undergone surgery.
Alexandre Pato made his comeback for the Milan youth team today, scoring a brace in their 2-1 victory.