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Spanish media claim Ricky Kaka will be out for a month with a muscular injury, but Milan have not confirmed any setback.
Milan’s injury crisis is growing with Riccardo Montolivo and Andrea Poli adding to the list ahead of Celtic and Napoli.
Juventus have named a 21-man squad for their Champions League trip to Copenhagen.
Gonzalo Higuain and Blerim Dzemaili insist Napoli “are not afraid of Borussia Dortmund” in the Champions League.
Rafael Benitez has claimed his Napoli side are fully focused on the upcoming match with Atalanta, despite the Champions League starting next week.
Borussia Dortmund manager Jurgen Klopp is looking forward to a “fascinating” Champions League clash with Napoli.
Manchester City forward Sergio Aguero has tipped Napoli and Milan to do well in the Champions League this season.
Juventus could be serious Champions League contenders this season, says Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger and Tottenham tactician Andre Villas-Boas.
Shakhtar Donetsk boss Mircea Lucescu has backed Juventus to reach the Champions League Final in 2013-14.
Juventus boss Antonio Conte has discussed the Champions League, the Scudetto race, his 3-5-2 system and the Italy job with the Italian media on Thursday.
Napoli named their Champions League squad, including Bruno Uvini, Duvan Zapata and Josip Radosevic.
Milan have released a statement apologising for an error in the Champions League squad list which robbed Mbaye Niang of a place.
Juventus have named their list of 24 players for the Champions League group phase, including Simone Pepe.
Milan’s Champions League squad has Kaka and Alessandro Matri, but no M’Baye Niang or Riccardo Saponara.
Milan director Umberto Gandini laughs that “at least our fans can see Barcelona again” for the fourth time in three years.
Juventus start their Champions League campaign in Denmark, conclude in Istanbul and visit Real Madrid on October 23.
Milan begin their Champions League campaign at San Siro with Celtic and face Barcelona twice in two weeks.
Juventus Coach Antonio Conte expects a “tough and fascinating” group against Real Madrid, Galatasaray and Copenhagen.
Juventus director general Beppe Marotta feels Juventus will “fight it out with Galatasaray” to join Real Madrid in the knockouts.
Napoli’s Rafa Benitez is looking forward to facing Arsenal, Borussia Dortmund and Marseille in the Champions League.
Celtic manager Neil Lennon admits facing Milan, Barcelona and Ajax is both “the best and worst draw we could’ve got.”
Juventus take on Carlo Ancelotti’s Real Madrid, Milan have Barcelona yet again and Napoli face Arsenal in the Champions League.
Milan's Christian Abbiati is delighted that last season’s efforts have now been rewarded with a place in the Champions League.
Juventus, Napoli and Milan will today be told the names of their Champions League group stage opponents for the 2013-14 campaign.
Adriano Galliani assured Max Allegri’s threat to resign was “a joke,” but confirmed he requested a centre-forward.
Riccardo Montolivo admits Milan owe a debt to their goalkeeper after beating PSV. “Thank goodness for Christian Abbiati!”
Tonight’s results mean Juventus and Milan are in Pot 2 for tomorrow’s Champions League draw.
Massimiliano Allegri vented his anger at media and pundits after Milan’s Champions League win. “I might resign tomorrow…”
Mario Balotelli said Milan “killed” PSV Eindhoven with a 3-0 victory in the Champions League play-off.
Kevin-Prince Boateng bagged a surprise brace along with Mario Balotelli, as Milan swept PSV aside 3-0 to enter the Champions League.
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