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Pepe Reina has Milan medical as Donnarumma rumours increase

Former Liverpool goalkeeper Pepe Reina is to undergo a medical at AC Milan, with the 35-year old set to move to the San Siro in the summer, reports The Daily Mail. Reina currently with fellow Serie A club Napoli, will move to Milan when his current contract expires at the end of the season. The news has increased speculation around ...

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Arsenal and AC Milan battling to sign Udinese midfielder

Not content with battling each other on the field for a place in the Europa League quarter-finals, Arsenal and AC Milan are set for a clash off the field as well, reports the Metro, as both clubs vie to sign Udinese Jakub Jankto. Now his agent has confirmed that talks are likely to take place with representatives of both clubs, ...

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Willian to leave Stamford Bridge in the summer

The Daily Star reports that Willian is likely to leave Chelsea in the summer, with Manchester United and AC Milan vying to sign the Brazilian. Despite being one of Chelsea’s best players this season, he has been in and out of the team, with manager Antonio Conte frequently preferring to play him from the bench rather than give him a ...

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United struggling to hold on to Ander Herrera as Milan plot summer move

The Mirror reports that Manchester United may struggle to hang on to midfielder Ander Herrera, with AC Milan said to be plotting a £32 million summer move for the Spaniard. The 28-year old has found it difficult to get first-team minutes in the Premier League this season, with Nemanja Matic preferred in his place, and did not even make the ...

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AC Milan to compete Arsenal and Tottenham for Real Madrid starlet

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AC Milan have joined Arsenal and Tottenham Hotspur in showing an interest in Real Madrid central midfielder Dani Ceballos. The 21-year old has only been with Real since July, having joined from fellow Spanish club Real Betis in a £16 million deal, signed as part of club President Florentino Perez’s efforts to get more local players in Los Blancos squad. ...

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AC Milan lining up a bid for Manchester City striker

Reports are emerging that AC Milan may make an £80 million bid for Manchester City striker Sergio Aguero in the next transfer window. Aguero, who is currently side-lined with the rib injury he sustained in his recent car crash, is said to enjoy an uneasy relationship with Manager Pep Guardiola, and may have find himself squeezed out at the Etihad ...

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UEFA Champions League final records

In European football’s Champions League era that began in the 1992/93 season, no team had been able to successfully defend the title for 24 years. However, in the 2016/17 campaign, Real Madrid became the first team to win back-to-back European Cups when they defeated Juventus 4-1 in the 2017 Champions League final in Cardiff, Wales. Take a look at some of ...

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Five greatest European Cup finals between Spanish and Italian clubs

Real Madrid vs. AC Milan, 1957/58 The 1958 final was only the third instalment of the nascent European Cup and the two teams in the summit clash were legitimate title contenders. Having won the first two editions, Real Madrid were the favourites to win the trophy for a third consecutive year but Milan were eager to take the prestigious honour ...

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Portrait of an iconic manager – Nereo Rocco

Whenever catenaccio is talked about Helenio Herrera’s name automatically springs into conversation for the Argentine is regarded – by many – as the inventor of the defensive playing system. However, there was Nereo Rocco before Herrera, employing catenaccio at Triestina and Padova before he took the system to AC Milan, and with great success. Rocco was a midfielder during his ...

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Football’s Rising Stars – Gianluigi Donnarumma

The clock was already ticking past the five additional minutes that the match officials had allocated for the second half of the Serie A clash between AC Milan and Juventus and with the scoreline 1-0 in favour of the hosts, the defending Italian champions looked set to lose their first two games against the Milan giants this league campaign. With ...

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