Tuesday February 19 2013
Montolivo 'excited' for Barca clash

Riccardo Montolivo has admitted that he cannot wait to face Barcelona in the Champions League tomorrow.

Milan play the Blaugrana at San Siro in the last 16 of the competition on Wednesday, and the 28-year-old midfielder has conceded that he is excited at the prospect of pitting his wits against the best in Europe.

“We are aware of the difficulties that we will face,” he told a Press conference. “But we cannot wait to take to the pitch.

“We are excited to measure ourselves against an opponent of the highest calibre.

“I know it's going to be tough, but if we stay focused and sacrifice ourselves, who knows what will happen.”

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