Adriano Galliani has admitted that Milan will have to wait for a few years before having any hope of signing Mario Balotelli.
The Manchester City player is admired by the Rossoneri which has fuelled regular transfer speculation – even before he left Inter for the Premiership in the summer.
But Galliani, speaking ahead of the Champions League game against Ajax, has again cooled expectations of a Balotelli capture.
"Balotelli has just been signed by City," he said. "Therefore it is unthinkable that they would sell him.