Milan midfielder Hakan Calhanoglu says his slow start was partly down to not being able to speak to Vincenzo Montella - “he didn’t speak English”.
The Turkish international joined from Bayer Leverkusen in the summer, but initially struggled to adapt to Italian football.
“I made my first trip to Milan by plane,” Calhanoglu recalled, speaking to Forza Milan.
“I was thinking about a new style of football, my new club and my new teammates. It’s a big change coming to a club like Milan, a club with great history.
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