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Saturday July 11 2020
Ibra: 'If I wanted old Milan...'

Zlatan Ibrahimovic has revealed that he could join Monza if he wanted the old Milan. ‘Adriano Galliani called me and said they were 11km away.‘

Galliani brought Ibrahimovic to Milan back in the summer of 2010 and, whereas the striker has since returned to San Siro, the CEO is now at nearby Monza with Silvio Berlusconi. 

“Galliani called me and said: ‘You said this isn’t your AC Milan. Your old AC Milan are 11km away from Milan’,” he told Gazzetta dello Sport.

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Saturday July 11 2020
Serie A Week 32 referees

The referees for Sunday’s Serie A fixtures have been confirmed, with Federico La Penna given Napoli-Milan.

La Penna has been one of the more card-happy referees this season, showing 82 yellows and five reds in his 16 games this season, while awarding 11 penalties.

Both sides have a mixed record with the Roman as Napoli have won just one of their three matches, conceding a spot-kick in the 4-2 defeat to Sampdoria.

As for Milan, he was the referee when they were thrashed 5-0 by Atalanta in January.

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NEWS
Friday July 10 2020
Saelemaekers wants more of the same

Alexis Saelemaekers wants to see more of the ‘mentality’ shown against Juventus and insisted Milan ‘will do everything’ to beat Napoli on Sunday.

The right midfielder has started the last two wins against Lazio and Juventus and praised his teammates for the way they turned the game against the Bianconeri.

“It was an incredible game,” Saelemaekers told the club’s official channel. “We showed our mentality, being down by two goals and coming back to win 4-2 is incredible.

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Friday July 10 2020
Ibrahimovic: 'I'm not playing for a contract'

Milan forward Zlatan Ibrahimovic insists he’s ‘not playing for a contract’ and claims ‘everything has changed’ at the club. ‘The targets are no longer what they used to be’.

In the snippet of an interview the veteran gave La Gazzetta dello Sport, Ibra claimed he was ‘practically playing for free’ and said it’s ‘unlikely he will stay’ if nothing changes.

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Friday July 10 2020
Sarri: 'Consistency is key'

Juventus coach Maurizio Sarri doesn’t think Paulo Dybala would have changed the ‘blackout’ at Milan and feels ‘consistency and order’ can help the Old Lady control the game against Atalanta on Saturday.

The Bianconeri take on high-flying Atalanta in Serie A this weekend and Sarri expects Gian Piero Gasperini’s men to offer a real handful.

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Friday July 10 2020
Inzaghi: 'Stronger than injuries or refs'

Simone Inzaghi discusses where it has all gone wrong for Lazio ahead of tomorrow’s dangerous clash with Sassuolo. ‘We must be stronger than injuries or referees.’

It kicks off on Saturday at 16.15 UK time (15.15 GMT), click here for a match preview.

“The team has to play the way it did before,” said the coach in his press conference after two consecutive defeats against Milan and Lecce.

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Friday July 10 2020
PSG have never beaten Italians in UCL

Atalanta have every reason to feel confident, because Paris Saint-Germain have never beaten an Italian club in the Champions League.

The teams were paired together in the quarter-final of the Champions League, which under the new Final Eight format, will be a one-off clash on neutral turf in Portugal.

It’s the first ever Champions League campaign for Atalanta, but history is on their side anyway.

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Friday July 10 2020
Milan regretting Gattuso mistake

Seeing the progress that Gennaro Gattuso has made with Napoli, Lee Bushe feels Milan will regret letting Rino go so easily.

On Sunday evening, Gennaro Gattuso will face Milan as an opponent for the first time in his coaching career. It’s not just any game, as his Napoli are direct competitors for fifth place and a reminder of how little his old club has genuinely progressed since he left.

Going into the final game of last season, Milan stood their best chance of the qualifying for the Champions League since the Max Allegri era ended four-and-half-years earlier. All they needed was to beat SPAL and hope that one of Inter or Atalanta dropped points.

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Friday July 10 2020
PSG make Bennacer a priority

Paris Saint-Germain consider Milan midfielder Ismael Bennacer to be their top priority on the transfer market this summer, claim reports in France.

The interest in Bennacer has never been disguised and they are now stepping up their pursuit for next season.

The 22-year-old Algeria international was purchased from Empoli in August 2019 for €16m, but is already valued at twice that.

There is a release clause in his contract worth €50m, but it’s also reported that won’t be active until June 2021.

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Friday July 10 2020
Ibrahimovic: 'If this is Milan, I won't stay'

Zlatan Ibrahimovic confirms his confrontation with CEO Ivan Gazidis. ‘If this is the situation, it’s unlikely you’ll see me at Milan next season. I am practically playing for free.’

In a snippet of the full interview Ibra gave to La Gazzetta dello Sport magazine Sportweek, which is released on Saturday, the Swede tore down the club’s current chiefs.

“Ibra plays to win something or he stays at home,” he replied when asked about his future.

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