MILAN NEWS

As expected, Milan are without Robinho and Ignazio Abate for Saturday’s trip to Parma, but Massimiliano Allegri has called Gennaro Gattuso up.
Milan will have to stop the greatest player of all-time if they are to get past Barcelona in the Champions League, says Adriano Galliani.
Pep Guardiola is respectful of the threat that Milan will pose his Barcelona side in the Champions League.
Milan boss Massimiliano Allegri is looking on the bright side of facing Barcelona in the Champions League. “The route to the Final will be easier if we beat them…”
Italian champions Milan have been quick to dismiss transfer links with Inter playmaker Wesley Sneijder.
The draw for the Champions League quarter-finals hasn’t been kind to Milan after they were paired with reigning champions Barcelona.
Scudetto holders Milan will this morning learn the name of their Champions League quarter-final opponents.
The Corriere dello Sport and Tuttosport are both suggesting that Wesley Sneijder would ponder a switch from Inter to city rivals Milan.
Alberto Aquilani feels he has finally recovered from a long injury and Milan “have many objectives to target this season.”
Milan striker Maxi Lopez has mapped out his dream Champions League scenario ahead of Friday’s draw.
Cristian Zaccardo is looking for the three points against Milan even though he knows how difficult that mountain will be to climb.
Milan youngster Stephan El Shaarawy admits that he is already thinking about the Italian national side – despite having won just two caps at Under-21 level.
Ignazio Abate is reportedly out of Milan’s next two games against Parma and Juventus after picking up a suspected muscle strain in training.
With Milan in mind, Francesco Totti is unlikely to feature for Roma this weekend as they host Genoa at the Stadio Olimpico.
Despite being without a win in six and in danger of being pulled into the relegation scrap, Parma should see preparations for Milan in Week 28 as ‘easy’.
Massimiliano Allegri keeps thinking about that phantom goal and criticises the Juventus complaints. “I hope it won’t prove to be decisive for the Scudetto.”
A host of Serie A stars are in the long-list of players set for Brazil’s 2012 Olympics campaign, including Julio Cesar, Thiago Silva and Alexandre Pato.
Robinho will undergo a series of tests after the Brazilian picked up a problem in Milan training on Wednesday.
Mark Van Bommel is ready to put his dreams of a return to PSV on hold in return for a new contract at Milan.
Alberto Aquilani is being tipped to this weekend start his first Serie A game for Milan since the draw with Bologna in December.