MILAN NEWS

Albanian oil tycoon Rezart Taci is reportedly in talks over buying out Tommaso Ghirardi at Serie A club Parma.
Milan’s Daniele Bonera and Inter’s Gary Medel will be suspended for the Derby della Madonnina.
Nigel de Jong could miss Week 12’s Derby della Madonnina with Inter after picking up a hamstring injury with the Netherlands.
Mario Balotelli, Alessio Cerci, Roberto Soriano, Stephan El Shaarawy, Emiliano Moretti and Andrea Bertolacci are new names for Croatia.
Germany Under-21 international Johannes Geis is in talks with Milan, confirmed the Mainz man’s agent.
Milan are reportedly preparing a January offer for Everton midfielder James McCarthy.
Antonio Conte will name his Italy squad to face Croatia and Albania, which could include Manolo Gabbiadini and Stephan El Shaarawy.
Pippo Inzaghi felt Milan “deserved victory” after a 2-2 draw at Sampdoria, but was pleased for “a real Stephan El Shaarawy style goal.”
Sampdoria Coach Sinisa Mihajlovic accepted a 2-2 draw with Milan, as “both teams tried everything to win.”
Stephan El Shaarawy said he would’ve preferred a Milan victory against Sampdoria to breaking his goal drought.
Stephan El Shaarawy broke his goal drought after 622 days as Milan scraped a 2-2 draw at Sampdoria with Daniele Bonera sent off.
Milan assistant manager Mauro Tassotti explained Fernando Torres and Mattia De Sciglio decisions against Sampdoria.
Jeremy Menez said Milan “want to rediscover that spirit” against Sampdoria tonight, including his False Nine role.
Sampdoria are eager to take another prestigious scalp as they defend third place against Stephan El Shaarawy’s Milan.
Marcello Lippi noted he’s finished as a club Coach, but the Guangzhou Evergrande director would like a national team job.
Arrigo Sacchi criticised Italy boss Antonio Conte and said Mario Balotelli “is not a football player,” but Zdenek Zeman “is a genius.”
Inter President Erick Thohir warned Walter Mazzarri he wants “the next matches to bring points – plural.”
Vicente del Bosque has explained why Jose Callejon has made his latest Spain squad and why Fernando Torres and Fernando Llorente have not.
Milan have named their squad for Saturday night’s Serie A trip to Sampdoria and include Cristian Zapata and Keisuke Honda.
Sinisa Mihajlovic says in order for Sampdoria “to stay in heaven, we must beat the devils” when they host Milan in Serie A in Week 11.