MILAN NEWS

Federico Marchetti is increasingly linked with a move away from Lazio, with Napoli, Milan and Inter all suggested destinations.
Former World Cup winner Frank Leboeuf has labelled Milan forward Mario Balotelli as ‘unmanageable’ and ‘a kind of poison for the group’.
Adel Taarabt has revealed that life at Milan for him is ‘a dream’, and that he could not sleep after making his Champions League debut.
Milan, Inter and Roma have been confirmed as participating teams in next summer’s preseason tournament, the International Champions Cup.
Mario Balotelli will be out for at least 10 days, while Mattia De Sciglio’s ankle injury requires more tests.
Former Milan Coach Arrigo Sacchi has added to the general positive reaction towards Milan’s performance against Atletico Madrid last night.
Milan legend Rino Gattuso says he would be willing to consider offers to coach the Rossoneri’s rivals Juventus and Inter should they come along.
Sampdoria forward Maxi Lopez is desperately hoping to be fit in time to face one of his former clubs, Milan, at the weekend.
Mario Balotelli is set for tests today by Milan medical staff on a shoulder injury picked up against Atletico Madrid.
Milan full-back Mattia De Sciglio has suffered a suspected bruised and sprained ankle from a challenge by Atletico Madrid’s Emiliano Insua.
Thibaut Courtois and Diego Godin are in agreement that Atletico Madrid’s Champions League tie with Milan is far from over.
Ricky Kaka has outlined Milan’s belief that they can overcome a first-leg Champions League deficit to Atletico Madrid.
Clarence Seedorf is “proud” of Milan’s performance despite the 1-0 home defeat to Atletico Madrid.
Daniele Bonera insisted Milan “could not have done more” after their 1-0 home defeat to Atletico Madrid.
Andrea Poli hit the upright and felt he deserved a penalty, so was impressed with Milan despite their defeat to Atletico Madrid.
Adel Taarabt insisted “it’s not finished” after Milan’s 1-0 home defeat to Atletico Madrid.
Atletico Madrid manager Diego Simeone admits Milan played better in the first half, but “any mistake can get you eliminated.”
Diego Costa said Atletico Madrid won away to Milan because they “always manage to score in the key moment.”
Milan hit the woodwork twice and had penalty appeals, but it was Atletico Madrid who won 1-0 at San Siro.
Milan assistant manager Mauro Tassotti explained why Andrea Poli starts against Atletico Madrid and their aims for tonight.