Lucas Biglia not only wants to play for Argentina at the World Cup, but even recover in time for Milan’s Coppa Italia Final against Juventus.
There are five Serie A players given a one-match ban for this weekend, including Jakub Jankto and Cheick Diabate.
Despite yesterday’s heroics against Milan, Benevento’s relegation to Serie B has been officially confirmed after Crotone’s win at Udinese.
Crotone completed an extraordinary comeback to conquer the Dacia Arena, inflict an 11th straight Udinese defeat and shake up the relegation race completely.
Milan midfielder Lucas Biglia has been diagnosed with the fracture of two transverse processes of the lumbar vertebrae.
Gianluca Vialli says Milan should have spent more to sign Andrea Belotti last summer rather than bring in both Andre Silva and Nikola Kalinic.
Roberto De Zerbi knows beating Milan at San Siro “will remain in the history of Benevento. We were the joke of Italy.”
Milan director Massimiliano Mirabelli was “ashamed” of the home defeat to virtually relegated Benevento. “We have clear ideas on what to do next.”
Christian Puggioni hailed Benevento for “proving you can be great with heart and the desire to play football” after beating Milan.
Gennaro Gattuso did not hold back on criticism after Milan lost to Benevento. “It’s clear the team is on a downward spiral and played without soul.”
Did anyone in the Milan squad emerge unscathed from their shock defeat to 10-man Benevento in the Football Italia Player Ratings?
Milan are the only side who have been unable to beat Benevento this season, home and away, managing a draw and defeat.
Bottom of the table Benevento postponed their relegation with a shock victory over Milan at San Siro, despite seeing Cheick Diabate sent off.
Join us for all the build-up and action as it happens from today’s Serie A games, SPAL-Roma, Sassuolo-Fiorentina and Milan-Benevento.
Milan change to a 4-4-2 formation with Patrick Cutrone and Andre Silva together as they host bottom of the table Benevento.
Benevento midfielder Sandro faced Gennaro Gattuso as a Milan player at San Siro and returns tonight with Rino as Coach.
Fabio Borini warns “there’s nothing more dangerous than a team that has nothing to lose” as Benevento visit San Siro.
Cheick Diabate wants to stay in Italy regardless of Benevento’s Serie A status and “can’t wait” to face Milan defender Leonardo Bonucci.
The Scudetto showdown between Juventus and Napoli will dominate the headlines, but there’s plenty more to get excited about in Week 34 of Serie A.
Milan are without Hakan Calhanoglu for tomorrow’s Benevento match, as Gennaro Gattuso names his squad.