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Saturday August 31 2019
Calhanoglu gets Milan off the mark

Hakan Calhanoglu’s early header proved enough for Milan to get the first points of the season, beating Brescia with surprise changes to their line-up.

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Saturday August 31 2019
Maldini: 'Sporting and club requirements'

Milan director Paolo Maldini admits their transfer activity depends on “both sporting and club requirements.”

Their game with Brescia kicks off at 17.00 UK time (16.00 GMT), click here for the LIVEBLOG.

“Many names have been mentioned in the media. The transfer market is very particular, as there are both sporting and club requirements in play,” Maldini told DAZN.

“We are in the middle and try to do our best.”

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Saturday August 31 2019
Rodriguez: 'Milan must prove ourselves'

Ricardo Rodriguez maintains Milan “have to prove we’re a good team” against Brescia after losing their opener at Udinese.

It kicks off at 17.00 UK time (16.00 GMT), click here for the line-ups and LIVEBLOG.

“We worked very hard during the week. We lost our first game, doing some things well, others not so well,” Rodriguez told Milan TV.

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Saturday August 31 2019
Line-ups: Milan v Brescia

Milan make shock changes as they host Sandro Tonali’s surprising Brescia, with Andre Silva and Ismael Bennacer starting, Krzysztof Piatek dropped.

It kicks off at San Siro at 17.00 UK time (16.00 GMT).

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Saturday August 31 2019
Ancelotti: 'ADL respects my work'

Carlo Ancelotti insists Aurelio De Laurentiis “is one of the few Presidents who respects my work” at Napoli and doesn’t dictate picks.

The former Milan, Chelsea, PSG, Real Madrid and Bayern Munich boss has worked at the highest level and is enjoying this latest experience at the Stadio San Paolo.

“De Laurentiis is one of the few Presidents who respects my work,” Ancelotti told Sky Sport Italia.

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BLOG ITALIA
Saturday August 31 2019
Revolution or refinement?

Football Italia Chief Correspondent Richard Hall looks at the Juventus changes and wonders if they can overcome a polished Napoli tonight.

Often when one frequents a football match at the stadium, watches it on television, or even writes about it, the process is similar. Normally the research is done, the enthusiasm is plentiful and the conclusions of win, lose or draw are considered.

This game sees a Juventus team in the earliest throes of a revolution against a Napoli team who are now being refined like wine. This article could have been written 8-10 times and could bring up just as many conclusions, it is that hard to judge. Its outcome, and even more so what it means, is even harder to read.

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Saturday August 31 2019
Official: Torino sign Laxalt

Milan wing-back Diego Laxalt has officially signed for Torino, on loan with option to buy at the end of the season for €12m.

The former Inter, Genoa, Bologna and Empoli player underwent a medical on Friday and put pen to paper.

It’s reported Toro have agreed to pay the entirety of his €1.7m salary during the season.

They will also pay €0.5m for the loan period with an option to buy for a further €11.5m.

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Saturday August 31 2019
Corini predicting Milan thriller

Brescia Coach Eugenio Corini believes today’s trip to Milan has “all the ingredients for a great game,” even without Mario Balotelli.

It kicks off at San Siro at 17.00 UK time (16.00 GMT), click here for a match preview.

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Friday August 30 2019
Report: Milan bid €30m for Everton

Milan have reportedly seen a bid of just under €30m for Gremio and Brazil winger Everton Soares rejected.

Milan have gone back in for Everton after being priced out of a move for Atletico Madrid forward Angel Correa.

According to Globo Esporte, Milan made the offer on Friday via email, but it was returned to sender as Gremio want more money.

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Friday August 30 2019
Giampaolo: Sticking with Milan ideas

Marco Giampaolo has asserted that ‘I won’t backtrack, not even by a millimetre’ on his ideas for Milan.

Giampaolo suggested he was preparing an overhaul after Milan’s 1-0 defeat to Udinese last weekend, but the Coach made it clear the Rossoneri would not be changing their approach.

“I won’t backtrack, not even by a millimetre,” he said at a Press conference for Saturday’s Serie A match against Brescia.

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