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Thursday December 5 2013
Berlusconi talks San Siro?

Barbara Berlusconi’s latest activity reportedly has her drawing up initial plans for the future of Milan’s Stadio Giuseppe Meazza.

San Siro has long been the subject of development plans both for the Rossoneri and cohabitants Inter, and it is reported that the former’s increasingly active board member is trying again.

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Tuesday December 11 2012
Chinese investment back for Inter?

Reports have returned indicating that Inter are on the verge of agreeing to sell a 15 per cent stake in shares to a Chinese consortium.

Reports first emerged over the summer that a group of Asian-based investors had agreed to take a minority shareholding in the Nerazzurri, as part of wider plans to help finance a new ground for the club.

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Thursday December 6 2012
Champions League Final at San Siro?

There are reports that the 2016 Champions League Final will be held at the Stadio Giuseppe Meazza in Milan.

Italian media are confident a deal has been struck with UEFA, though it will only be made official in March.

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Monday July 23 2012
Milan offer season ticket refunds

Milan have officially communicated that they are willing to refund supporters who have bought season tickets this summer.

The Rossoneri fan-base has reacted angrily in recent days to the mass exodus at the club during the current transfer window.

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Monday June 18 2012
San Siro turf to remain natural

Inter and Milan have opted against installing a fully synthetic pitch at San Siro, instead choosing a surface that is predominantly natural.

Much debate and criticism from visiting teams, most notably Barcelona in March, has surrounded the quality of the playing surface that is relayed twice a year at the 82,000-seater stadium.

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Friday April 20 2012
San Siro to go synthetic

Milan and Inter will play their home games on a synthetic surface from next season onwards, reports La Gazzetta dello Sport.

The state of the San Siro pitch has been heavily criticised again this term, especially ahead of Milan’s Champions League ties against Arsenal and Barcelona.

The Spanish giants were so unhappy with the turf that they lodged an official complaint to UEFA about the condition of the pitch.

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Thursday March 29 2012
Milan reply to Barca complaints

Milan have posted a brief statement defending the quality of San Siro’s playing surface, after Barcelona launched an official protest.

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Thursday March 29 2012
Barca complain to UEFA

Barcelona have taken their issues with the San Siro playing turf to a higher authority by handing in an official complaint to UEFA.

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Saturday February 18 2012
San Siro turf to go artificial?

It’s reported Milan and Inter will finally replace the notoriously awful San Siro turf with a ‘mixed’ artificial pitch from 2013-14.

The clubs had already considered the possibility of using an artificial playing surface, as since the third tier was added to the Stadio Giuseppe Meazza in 1990, the air flow means the grass does not grow effectively.

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Tuesday November 2 2010
Mourinho: San Siro is like home

Jose Mourinho says it will feel like home when he takes the bench at San Siro on Wednesday evening for Real Madrid's Champions League match against Milan.

The Special One spent two years in charge of Inter and won a historic treble last season.

"Going back to San Siro is just like going home," Mourinho smiled.

"It's a shame that it is Milan versus Real Madrid. It's a shame that we are not playing against Inter.

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