Monday September 12 2011
No tears for Ibra-less Milan

Milan insist there is no panic in the camp after star striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic was ruled out of the Barcelona showdown.

The Swede was expected to lead the line against his former club on Tuesday, but a muscle problem has seen him sidelined.

"We're calm and tranquil," Rossoneri Vice-President Adriano Galliani noted on Monday afternoon.

"Alexandre Pato and Antonio Cassano, two champions, will now play instead. I'm not crying about this situation.

"We are champions of Italy and this is not a knock-out match at this stage. There will be other games to come…"