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Wednesday January 20 2021
Meite: 'Milan have many champions'

Soualiho Meite played his first Milan game against Cagliari on Monday. 'It’s the ‘strongest team I have played in’.

The midfielder moved from Torino on loan with an option to buy this month and was presented at a press conference today.

Meite knows he must impress at the Rossoneri to deserve a permanent move to San Siro and is ready to give his all to stay.

“Milan are the strongest team I have played in,” Meite said. “There are many champions, [Zlatan] Ibrahimovic does incredible things at 40.

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Wednesday January 20 2021
Report: Kjaer available against Atalanta

Milan defender Simon Kjaer should be back in action against Atalanta on Saturday and Mario Mandzukic has already started training with the Rossoneri.

Tuttomercatoweb reveals Mandzukic trained with the rest of the group who didn’t play against Cagliari on Monday, as the Diavolo prepare to face Atalanta, who are in action today against Udinese, in Serie A this weekend.

But Milan received some good news regarding Kjaer, who was substituted at half-time against Cagliari.

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Wednesday January 20 2021
Report: Milan push for Firpo negotiations

Milan are reportedly in talks with Junior Firpo's agent and are hoping to reach an agreement with Barcelona over a loan deal with an option to buy.

Calciomercato.com reports the idea has become a real negotiation and it’s not impossible to picture the Blaugrana defender arriving at San Siro.

The report reveals Milan are in talks with Sufiel Abdelkader, the father of Brahim Diaz and representative of Junior Firpo, and their relationship could work in favour of the Diavolo.

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Wednesday January 20 2021
Are Juventus' title hopes over?

There is a long way to go in Serie A and no one will be ready to write Juve off just yet, but Elio Salerno believes the Inter defeat certainly feels more like a case of nine and out for the Bianconeri.

Following a disheartening defeat at San Siro on Sunday evening against bitter rivals Inter, Juve’s hopes of clinching a 10th consecutive Scudetto were left in ruin.

Sitting ten points off top spot – albeit with a game in hand – means Andrea Pirlo has a mountain to climb if he wishes to replicate the coaches that have gone before him.

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Wednesday January 20 2021
Fitness coach reveals when Mandzukic will be ‘100% fit’

Mario Mandzukic’s personal fitness coach Luka Milanovic reveals why the Croat chose Milan and says the striker will be 100% fit in ‘two or three weeks.’

Mandzukic has joined Milan as a free agent. He played his last competitive game in March 2020 with Qatar club Al-Duhail.

“Mario called me five months ago to start an intense period of individual preparation together,” Milanovic told Tuttosport.

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Wednesday January 20 2021
Transfer news LIVE: rumours and done deals

Join us to follow the Serie A rumours and done deals as they happen in the January transfer market.

If you are on a mobile device or tablet, you can follow the Liveblog HERE.

We are counting down and reporting the action as it evolves in the transfer market in Italy, follow the negotiation and done deals as they happen.

The transfer market closes on February 1, 19.00 UK time.

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Wednesday January 20 2021
Crespo: ‘Told Lautaro to snub Barcelona move’

Former Serie A star Hernan Crespo is 'happy' Milan and Inter have a real chance to end Juventus domination this season and reveals he suggested Lautaro Martinez snub a move to Barcelona.

Crespo scored 153 goals in 340 Serie A games during his playing career. He played for Inter, Milan, Parma, Lazio and Genoa.

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Wednesday January 20 2021
Milan: Kjaer injury ruled out

According to La Gazzetta dello Sport, Simon Kjaer didn’t suffer an injury against Cagliari on Monday and will be fit to face Atalanta next weekend. 

The Dane was substituted during the half time break at the Sardegna Arena due to back pain, but the pink paper reports he will be eligible to play against La Dea on Saturday.

Stefano Pioli remains short of options at the back as Milan are without the suspended Alessio Romagnoli and Theo Hernandez who has tested positive for COVID.

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Tuesday January 19 2021
VAR used in Italian Senate vote

VAR is so popular in Italy that it even crept into tonight’s Senate vote of no confidence in the Government – with Adriano Galliani involved.

It was Galliani who pushed for the introduction of goal-line technology when he was CEO of Milan, and he remains in football now as the chief of Serie B side Monza.

Galliani is also a Senator and therefore was present in this evening’s Senate vote of no confidence in Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte’s Government.

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Tuesday January 19 2021
Mandzukic: 'A Milan beast like Ibrahimovic'

Mario Mandzukic explains why ‘ambition’ drew him to Milan, reuniting with former teammates and matching ‘beast’ Zlatan Ibrahimovic.

The 34-year-old Croatian wore the Juventus jersey from 2015 to 2020, but is feeling a little rusty with his Italian, so preferred to give the interview to Milan TV in his native tongue.

“There are various reasons why I chose Milan. It’s an historic club and fully satisfies my ambitions. We all know what Milan represent.

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