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Diego Simeone explained Atletico Madrid’s strengths and their difficulties in eliminating Milan from the Champions League.
Arrigo Sacchi launched a scathing attack on Milan after their 4-1 defeat to Atletico Madrid. “This is not a team.”
Diego Costa scored twice for Atletico Madrid to eliminate Milan, but insisted “it wasn’t easy.”
Milan’s Champions League campaign is over after a 4-1 defeat away to Atletico Madrid, 5-1 on aggregate.
Adriano Galliani insists Milan “deserved to win” the first leg against Atletico Madrid and “it could happen here.”
Mauro Tassotti expects Mario Balotelli to “play at his best” and explained tactical changes against Atletico Madrid.
Ricky Kaka reveals Milan Coach Clarence Seedorf “asked us to play with our hearts” against Atletico Madrid.
Milan go with Mario Balotelli, Kaka, Andrea Poli and Adel Taarabt against Atletico Madrid’s Diego Costa this evening.
Milan Coach Clarence Seedorf admits he has spoken to Carlo Ancelotti ahead of his team’s Champions League game with Atletico Madrid.
Carlo Ancelotti admits his former side Milan face a tough task to secure Champions League progression against Atletico Madrid.
Amadeo Carboni considers that whilst Milan ‘lack victories’ and Atletico Madrid ‘have the advantage’, nothing is certain in tonight’s meeting.
Adel Taarabt believes that Milan can turn around their Champions League Last 16 tie against Atletico Madrid.
Mario Balotelli and Andrea Poli are both seen as in line to make Milan’s starting XI against Atletico Madrid this evening.
Michael Essien has conceded that the Atletico Madrid fans will play their part in Milan’s clash tomorrow.
Clarence Seedorf admits that Atletico Madrid are favourites on Tuesday, but has ensured that his Milan side will fight to stay in Europe.
Cristian Zapata has admitted that this current crop of Milan players are working hard to make the club a force in Europe again.
Milan Vice-president Adriano Galliani says his side are capable of turning around their Champions League tie with Atletico Madrid.
Atletico Madrid have named a 21-man squad for the second-leg of their Champions League Last 16 tie with Milan.
Diego Ribas has outlined how Atletico Madrid maintain great respect for Milan ahead of this week’s Champions League second leg.
Diego Godin believes that Atletico Madrid must remain cautious of Milan and face their midweek encounter ‘like it is a final’.
Adel Taarabt says Milan have no fear in facing Atletico Madrid tomorrow evening and he sees no reason why the Rossoneri cannot ‘dominate’.
Diego Simeone has urged Atletico Madrid to take control of their game against a Milan side he expects to be at their best come tomorrow.
Adriano Galliani has reflected on the difficulty facing Milan at Atletico Madrid and on the prospect of no European football for the club next season.
Andrea Poli and Mario Balotelli are in Milan’s squad for the Champions League trip to Atletico Madrid.
England’s Mark Clattenburg will officiate the Atletico Madrid-Milan Champions League tie.
Giampaolo Pazzini warns Milan’s trip to Atletico Madrid on Tuesday “is the game of the season.”
Clarence Seedorf was disappointed with an “avoidable” defeat to Udinese, but still believes Milan can beat Atletico Madrid.
Milan’s Cristian Zapata has spoken of the boost a win over Udinese would give the team ahead of their Champions League second leg with Atletico Madrid.
Adel Taarabt has told Moroccan media sources that his loan move to Milan is a huge career opportunity for him.
Mario Balotelli says he is ‘trying with all his strength’ to return for Milan in time for their weekend trip to Udinese.
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