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AC Milan Summer Transfer Window 2012 – LIVE Updates

11th July

– Gazetta reports that if Thiago Silva and Ibrahimovic leave then Dzeko or Tevez + Dede, Diarra, Destro and Kolarov will arrive
– Sky Italia reports that Milan will buy Tevez If Ibrahimovic is sold
– Gazetta claims that Galliani wants to sell Thiago Silva and Ibrahimovic both
– Galliani is willing to sell Didac but there are only Loan offers for him
– Gazetta also reports that there are no offers for Robinho or Boateng
– “There will be some departures as our goal is to have 22-23 players + 3 goalkeepers” – Allegri

10th July

– Sky reports that Milan will try to Sign Tevez if Ibra leaves. PSG are interested in Ibra
– Sky also reports that PSG could sign Both Thiago Silva and Ibrahimovic or just one of them
– Gazetta reports that Milan will try to sign Davide Astori as his transfer to Spartak Moscow has collapsed
– Gazetta claims that Milan will try to sign Tevez or Dzeko if one of our strikers leave. Most likely Robinho
– Milan have signed the 15-year old striker Carlo Marinello who has joined Milan on a 1-year loan deal from Cimiano
– Corriere claims Milan will try to get Both Tevez and Kaka
– Corriere says that Milan will attempt to sign Dossena after Mesbah leaves
– According to Corriere the Berlusconi family are no longer willing to cover the Budget Deficit and hence they will be keen to Sell one of Ibrahimovic, Boateng or Robinho. However, No offers have been made for those players yet.
– Real Madrid want €35m for Kaka.
– Galliani and Torino President Cairo are at via Turati Finishing up the Mesbah Deal. It will likely be a loan deal with option to buy
– Milan, Napoli and Atletico Madrid want to sign Andrea Poli who wants to leave Inter
– Strasser could join Torino as a part of the Mesbah deal on a loan or Co-Ownership
– The Mirror Claims that Milan are already in touch with City about Dzeko
Ascoli have loaned Fossati with option to buy half of his contract
According to Sky Italia, Pro Vercelli have signed Alessio Innocenti and Gianmarco Zigoni on 1-year loan deals
Oduamadi has joined Varese on a Loan with option to buy deal
– Sky Italia reports that Mesbah also has an offer from Marseille
– Sky is reporting that Milan want to keep Strasser so he won’t go on loan to Torino

9th July

– Sky and Mediaset are reporting that PSG have not given up trying to sign Thiago Silva
– Gazetta claims that Milan have not given up on Lassana Diarra yet
– Gazetta also reports that Galliani also wants to bring Kolarov to Milan. However that will happen only when he has sold Mesbah and Taiwo
– Corriere reports that Kaka only wants to go to Milan. Kaka is also willing to take a paycut and he will speak with Mourinho during pre-season to ask for permission to leave. Galliani is likely to talk to Florentino Perez about the possibility of loaning Kaka for free during the coming season.
– Corriere says that Milan will Get Kaka only if he takes a 30 to 40% cut and if they manage to Sell Robinho
– Goal.com Claims that Milan and Manchester City officials met last week and one of the discussion was about getting Dzeko to Milan
– La Stampa claims that City is ready to sell Dzeko to Milan. Sky reports that Galliani will offer City €22m in 4 installments
– Sky reports that Robinho will be sold and Galliani wants Kaka and Dzeko
– Benfica have offered €5.7m for Taiwo
– DS Group (who own 55% rights to Ganso) have said that an italian team is interested in Ganso
Paloschi will spend another year on loan at Chievo
– Flavio Roma will be the new coach for the Allievi Nazionali goalkeepers
– Milan are still hoping to Sign Aquilani for free
– SportItalia reports that Galliani could Use Robinho in a deal for Ganso

8th July

– Galliani is likely to meet with some English clubs next week to negotiate the sale of Taiwo
– Sky reports that Galliani wants to buy Nigel De Jong
– Mediaset reports that if By the end of the month there are no potential buyers for Robinho or Ibrahimovic then negotiations could be reopened with PSG for Thiago Silva
– Milan are in talks to buy KAC Jednota Kosice’s 16-year old Slovakian midfielder, Jakub Hromada. Palermo, Inter and Juventus are also interested in him

7th July

– Marseille are interested in signing Djamel Mesbah
– SportMediaSet reports that Milan are working on getting Andy Carroll on Loan. Apparently he’s not in Liverpool’s first team plans

6th July

Milan Primavera goalkeeper Riccardo Piscitelli has joined Carrarese.
– Gazetta Claims that the friendship between Galliani’s girlfriend and Julio Cesar’s wife could help his move to Milan
– La Repubblica and some spanish newspapers claim that Guardiola will be on the Milan bench for sure next season and that’s the reason Milan won’t spend too much this time around. Spanish papers have reported that Guardiola’s agent has already met with Milan to discuss the Financial terms
– El shaarawy’s agent is at Via Turati right now to get a contract extension and a pay raise
– Novara have asked Milan for Carmona on Loan however Galliani and Allegri are reluctant to let him go as they see Carmona playing a role in the First Team
– Torino are willing to pay €1.5m for Half of Mesbah and the deal will be done today or tommorrow
– Milan are interested in Blerim Dzemaili of Napoli
– According to Sky Milan have offered El Shaarawy €800,000 in wages but he wants €1m. his agent will hve another meeting next week
– Milan are interested in Tino Costa
– Mesbah will go on a co-ownership deal to Torino for €1.7m
– West Ham have made an offer of €6.6m for Taiwo.Stoke are ready to offer €6m for him as well
– El Shaarawy will sign a 5 year deal worth €0.8m a year
– Milan interested in 18 year old Juventide Right back Roberto Zulian Junior “Vacaria”. He will train with Milan Primavera during pre-Season
– The co-Ownership deal between Milan and Juventus for El Kaddouri will not happen. Brescia want €3m for him and Milan will go for him only if Juventus fail to land him
– Jordi Alba’s agent has said that he had initial contact with Milan and expect a subsequent meeting but he recieved no call backs from Milan. Jordi Joined Barcelona

5th July

– Sandro Nesta has signed a contract with Montreal Impact
– Julio Cesar has denied that he’s leaving Inter. CalcioMercato claims that Inter have offered Cesar to Milan
– Corriere reports that Cassano has asked for a contract extension till 2015 with a contract of €3m a year. A Meeting has been scheduled
– Robinho has 3 option: Go To Malaga, Santos or Take a Pay Cut
– Kevin Prince Boateng has submitted a written request to Increase his salary from €2m to €3m a year
– DailyMilan reports that Milan and Inter are interested in Nigel De Jong
– Davide Astori has joined Spartak Moscow. Milan will get a part of the Transfer fee
– Galliani has denied interest in Julio Cesar and Denied receiving any offers for Robinho
– Milan and Juve will try to sign trequartista El Kaddouri in a co-ownership deal

4th July

– Santos’ director has denied any Contact with Robinho
– Galliani unwilling to offer a new Contract to Kevin Prince Boateng until next year. That is if he performs well
– AS claims that Diarra has refused to even meet with AC Milan representatives to talk about a possible transfer
– Corriere Claims that Real want at Least €25m for Kaka
– Galliani had another Meeting with Preziosi today Morning before they both went to the Lega Serie A Meeting. It’s reported that they spoke about Destro
– “Veloso won’t go to Milan as he has already joined another club” – Preziosi
– “Milan’s transfer market is Very Closed. Both incoming and outgoing, Only Mesbah will perhaps leave” – Galliani
– “Ogbonna will not be a part of the Mesbah deal” – Galliani
– “None of our players will get a salary increase. They already have high salaries” – Galliani
– “We have never had any offer to buy a part of the club” – Galliani
– Xabi Alonso’s Agent has denied any rumors linking him to Milan
– According to Sky, Milan spoke to Verratti’s agent earlier today
– Torino Want Both Mesbah and Strasser
– Galliani wants Julio Cesar but only on Free transfer and with a wage of around €2.2m
– Galliani asked Torino for €1.4m for half of Mesbah and they are willing to offer €1.2m
– Edmund Hottor, The Milan Primavera midfielder will join Virtus Lanciano on a 1-year loan deal. Virtus play in Serie B

3rd July

– Milan paid more than €500.000 for 14-year old Hachim Mastour
– Nesta Likely to join Montreal Impact in the coming few days
– According to SportItalia. Milan and Genoa have already talked about a Veloso joining Milan this summer
– Torino ready to offer €2m+ for Mesbah. Milan want a co-ownership deal while Torino want Loan with option to buy
Gianmario Comi has signed for Reggina
– Corriere reports that Boateng wants his salary to be increased from €2m a year to €4m a year
– Milan are also interested in Julio Cesar if he’s released on a Free Transfer
– Taiwo Could return to Marseille. He was Seen at their Head Quarters yesterday
– Cigarini who was linked to Milan has signed a new contract with Atalanta
Milan have officially signed 23 year old Goal Keeper Edward Pazzagli. He’s likely to be sent out on Loan

2nd July

– It Looks Likely that Nesta will accept Montreal Impact’s offer
– Milan are interested in Adrian Lopez from Atletico Madrid,Says Spanish Media
– Spanish newspaper AS claims that Lass Diarra has rejected Milan’s offer. He wants to stay at Madrid
– Milan have received the remaining €7m from Real Madrid (Kakà), €1.2m from Zaragoza (Oliveira), and €4m from Schalke 04 (Huntelaar), €4.5m from Roma (Borriello) and €640,000 from Atletico Madrid (Javi Moreno/Cosmin Contra)
– Gazetta reports that Galliani Will have clarity on the thiago Silva Situation this week
– Reportedly Galliani has started looking for a replacement (Silvestre)
– “I can’t gurantee if Ibra will remain at Milan, It All Depends on the Club” – Raiola
– Gazetta claims that If Thiago Silva leaves then Ibra will leave too
– Today Milan will pay the second Installment of Ibra’s transfer fee to Barcelona (€8m). the third Installment will be paid in July 2013 (€8m)
– Corriere reports that Xabi Alonso is the Primary interest of Allegri and Galliani
– Sky reports that If Real get Modric then Milan are likely to get hold of Xabi Alonso
– Gazetta reports that Galliani had a meeting with Raiola to tell him that Ibrahimovic isn’t for sale
– PSG have turned their attention to Dede as they don’t expect Milan to sell Thiago Silva
– David De Gennaro is close to joining Spezia
– Corriere Claims that Nesta signed a one year deal with Montreal Impact
OFFICIAL: Milan have signed 14-year old trequartista, Hachim Mastour
OFFICIAL: Thiago Silva has extended his contract with Milan until June 30 2017
– Thiago Silva will now earn €6m per season
– Torino are interested in signing Mesbah and the negotiations have already begun (sportitalia)
– Galliani has said that Milan are not interested in Silvestre.
– Galliani also said that Ibrahimovic won’t be leaving

1st July

– Gazetta claims that Milan won’t buy any new players unless someone leaves first
– Gazetta also says that Milan would get a new forward only if Robinho leaves
– “Our Market is closed” – Galliani
– Miguel Veloso has been promised to Dinamo Kiev by Preziosi
Seedorf has joined Botfogoa
– From today on Inzaghi, Nesta, Zambrotta and Roma are officially Free Agents

30th June

– Corriere claims that If Forlan rescinds his contract with Inter then he could join Milan in case we sell Robinho
– Corriere reports that Valencia and Benfica could make an offer around €5m for Didac Vila
– Toronto FC’s coach has confirmed that they are interested in Nesta
– Sky reports that its very likely that We will get Diarra and then Strasser will go on loan to Siena
– Galliani and Preziosi have both confirmed Milan’s interest in Destro
– According to French Media Milan have made an offer of €6m for Kana-Biyik, the central defender of Rennes
– Galliani and Preziosi are meeting again today at Forte dei Marmi
– Milan are also interested in Basel goalkeeper Yann Sommer who is valued at €6m
– Sky reports that Galliani has asked Preziosi for Veloso on Loan+obligation to buy / co-ownership
– Benfica have offered €5.4m for Didac Vila but Galliani wants €7m
– Milan youth Antonio Donnarumma is close to signing for Livorno on a Loan with option to buy half deal
– Preziosi claims that he and Galliani have not Spoken about Destro
– Giuseppe Riso was also present during the Galliani-Preziosi meeting
– ANSA reports that Seedorf will join Botafogo

29th June

– PSG’s president, Al-Khelaifi had dinner at Giannino where Braida was also present
– Gazetta agains reports that Next week will be decisive for Thiago Silva
– Seedorf will officially be a Botofogo player tomorrow
– Palermo have confirmed Milan’s interest in Silvestre
– Vasco are interested in SuperPippo Inzaghi
– Braida also had dinner with Pastore’s agent while the PSG president was also there
– Corriere Claims that Milan want to sign both Cigarini and Peluso
– Bronzetti is confident that Diarra will reach an agreement with Milan
– Galliani is meeting with Preziosi to talk about Matteo Destro
– La Stampa Claims that the PSG president has personally come to Milano to negotiate for Thiago Silva
– There are also reports that if Thiago Silva’s wages are increased then Raiola will ask More for Ibra too
– “A Genoa Player could Join Milan” – Preziosi
– If Lass Diarra doesn’t join Milan then Milan will offer a deal worth €1.8m to Cigarini
– Inzaghi has rejected offers form china and has decided to stay in Italy to complete the coaching course

28th June

– Spanish paper AS is reporting again that Diarra is very close to Milan. Milan already have a deal in place with Real
– Cigarini’s agent has admitted that Milan are interested in his client
– Milan are interested in signing Vitesse’s 19 yr old striker Giorgi Chanturia
– Gazetta claims that Diarra deal won’t go through as his wage demands are too high
– Sky suggests that Diarra will cost €4m and will accept a deal worth €2.5m+0.3m Bonus
– Sky also suggests that Galliani will work till the end on a deal for Tevez/Kaka
– Sky goes on to say that Galliani will try his best to sell Robinho
– Berlusconi is still evaluating the Thiago Silva situation. PSG will have to wait another week to start negotiations
– Gazetta reports that to sign a new left back say Balzaretti, Milan will need to sell 2 of their present left backs out of Antonini, Mesbah, Taiwo and Dídac Vilà
– Milan Primavera player Pelé Tuncará has been loaned out to Gubbio
– “Milan are interested in My client” – Dossena’s Agent
– Nesta Could Join Toronto FC
– PSG’s president was in Milano today

27th June

– Gianmarco Comi will join Reggina on a 1 year loan deal
– Milan will try and sign Yarmolenko Next Summer as his contract expires with Dinamo in 2013
– Milan are willing to offer €5m to Thiago Silva but he is asking for €7.5m
– “The negotiations for Lassna Diarra will start once he’s back from the USA. He won’t cost much but his salary of €4.5m remains the main problem” – Bronzetti
– According to Corriere Milan are planning a swoop for Hadanovic
– Palermo have never recieved a

26th June

Simone Calvano has been loaned to Verona with option to buy Half of him
– Gazetta Claims that PSG have reopened negotiations with Milan for Thiago Silva. Apparently, Thiago has requested a new improved contract which is proving to be a problem for Milan
– Galliani will Meet Berlusconi in the coming days to discuss this situation while he actively pursues Silvestre
– Thiago Silva wants €7.5m which is what PSG was offering. Galliani and Berlusconi will meet and decide wether to keep him or not
– Milan are again in touch with PSG. PSG’s offer is €42m+Bonus

25th June

– Muntari has accepted the Pay Decrease. Now he will earn €1.3 m for the next season
– Abate is likely to get a wage increase from €1.2 to €1.8 a year
– Cassano’s agent has said that he has no intention of leaving ACMilan
– Spanish newspaper ‘AS’ says that Kaka will most likely return to Milan this summer as he wants to be a starter for a top team. It’s also likely that Kaka will accept a contract of €4.5+Bonus a year from Milan
– Milan are close to signing the 14-year old trequartista, Hachim Mastour
– Nesta Will take a decision regarding his Future this week. He earlier said that he had No offers from MLS
– Marca reports that Real have no intention to sell Sahin this year – Source
– Braida has said that ELShaarawy might be loaned out to Torino
– “Benfica are interested in Loaning Dídac Vilà but we will accept Only a permanent transfer.” – Galliani
– Milan did not Meet with Flamini’s agent today as According to Galliani “There is nothing to talk about”. Milan have considered the Flamini case, Closed.
– Benfica apparently are ready to offer €7-8m for Didac Vila
– Aquilani is likely to stay with Liverpool
– Sky and DiMarzio report that Flamini has signed a one year extension with a salary of €1.6m
Milan Channel has confirmed that Flamini has signed a one year Extension
– Dominic Adiyiah has been released by Milan and he has signed a three-year contract with FC Arsenal Kyiv

24th June

– The Flamini and Aquilani situations should be resolved by the end of next week
– Corriere claims that our primary target is Lass Diarra
– Gazetta claims that if Flamini signs a new contract then there won’t be any movements on the market
– Muntari will get a new contract but only Half of what he was promised as Galliani is furious that he injured himself playing with Friends. €1.5m instead of €3m a year.
– There are offers for Taiwo from Benfica and QPR and is likely to be decided next week
– Udinese have an offer of €2.7m for Mesbah
– Kaka’s dad is in Milan
– Corriere reports that Galliani will use FIFA agent Ernesto Bronzetti to convince Lass Diarra to join Milan
– Corriere also Claims that Milan will try and sign Nigel De Jong who is apparently not in Mancini’s plans

23rd June

– “Milan’s Money will be spent on a central midfielder” – Ruiu”
– Real have received a Lucrative offer for Diarra from Spartak Moscow too
– Gazetta claims that Milan has started negotiations with Diarra
– Flamini and his agent will meet Galliani on Monday
– Milan want Aquilani on Loan but he only wants a permanent move
– Diarra’s agent has said that it would be almost impossible for him to play in Italy coz of his huge wage. He also said that Diarra had a huge offer from Spartak Moscow
– Dimarzio has confirmed that Flamini has an offer of €2.4m+Bonus from Roma and a confirmed starting place
– According to DiMarzio Milan’s 3 primary targets are Sahin, Strootman and DeJong
– Milan have been linked to Xabi alonso
– According to sky the Midfielder will come by end of August
– According to Corriere Kaka’s father is in Milan and he is expected to Meet Galliani next week
– Milan now 100% of the 20 year old right back Luca Ghiringhelli
– According to Salvatore Arena, the FIFA agent, there is a very good possibility that Tymoshchuk will join Milan
– Milan have reportedly called Pescara and Raiola for negotiations about Verratti
– According to Calciomercato Aquilani will be staying With Liverpool
– Udinese and Palermo want Mesbah

22nd June

– If Real get Witsel or Modric then Milan have a good chance of getting both Sahin and Diarra
– “Sahin is the main Milan Traget” – DiMarzio
Milan have Loaned Ricardo Ferreira and Attila Filkor to Livorno who have option to buy half their rights
– Gazetta Says Milan will sign Diarra, Corriere says we will get Gago and Tuttosport says it will be Sahin
– Gazetta clams that Flamini wants to stay
– Corriere has also linked Milan to Cigarini
– Sky reports that Milan want Diarra but hsi €5m a year wages are unacceptable to Milan
– Taiwo is close to signing for Benfica. Benfica have offered €2m to loan and €5m option to buy. However Gallani only wants an ‘obligation to buy’
– El Mundo Deportivo reports that Milan are keeping tabs on Barcelona fullback Adriano who might be surplus after Alba’s arrival at Camp Nou
– Milan also linked to Francesco Lodi

21st June

– Chievo has the option to buy Paloschi at €6.5m
– “By The End of August another Midfielder will arrive” – Galliani
– “We have not spoken to Aquilani yet” – Galliani
– Sky Claims that Milan will sign one of Sahin or Strootman
– Acc to Gazetta, Milan have an option to buy Constant for €8m
– Milan have reportedly received an offer of €6.7m for Taiwo
– DiGennaro will be sold to Fiorentina for €2.2m
Milan have also received €1m For Darmian
– Simone Calvano will be loaned at Hellas Verona who will have the option of buying 50% of him
– Verona have signed Simone Calvano on a 1-year loan deal with the option to buy 50% of him
– Madrid have given Kaka a go ahead to find a new club. Kaka’s people have scheduled a meeting with Milan
– Real wants Boateng and are willing offer him €5m a year. Galliani doesn’t want to sell So Boateng’s agent is likely to ask for a wage increase
– According to Mediaset, Milan will try to sign Zuniga if they fail to sign Balzaretti
– Galliani has said that Milan will rely on Didac Vila as the left back. He has also said that Kaka won’t come but Robinho will stay

20th June

– “We’ve an agreement with Milan over Acerbi, we’ll make it official soon.” – Preziosi
– “Milan want to exchange Mesbah for Balzaretti” – DiMarzio
– “My Dream is to return to Sampdoria” – Cassano
– Palermo has bought Milan’s half of Matteo Darmian and he’s a 100% Palermo player now
Milan has bought the other half of Mattia Valoti’s co-ownership from Albinoleffe
– Corriere Claims that Milan may sell Cassano and look for Tevez again
– Gazetta has reported that Milan are interested in Silvestre and Balzaretti from Palermo
– Corriere reports that Liverpool are still furious about Milan not buying Aquilani. As a result they don’t intend to release him for free
– If Aquilani doesn’t come then Galliani will ask Real for Lass Diarra
– Corriere reprts that Milan would go for Pazzini if Cassano/Robinho leave
– ACMilan are monitoring the Nani who still hasn’t been offered a new contract by United
– Flamini is Close to signing for Malaga. They have offered him a contract worth €3.7m a year
– Donarumma and Strasser will most likely go away on Co-Ownership deals
– Milan are likely to sell Taiwo,Mesbah, Didac Vila, Paloschi and DiGennaro
– “My future ? We will see what happens after the Euros” – Cassano
– Milan are keeping tabs on Antonio DiNatale and Fabrizio Miccoli
– DailyMail reports that Milan are interested in Pepe Reina
– Milan want at least €20-22m for Robinho
– Kevin Constant will join Milan on a Loan
Acerbi has joined Milan He has signed a 5 year contract with Milan

– Galliani and Braida had dinner with Silvestre’s agent
– Flamini has rejected the Latest Milan contract and is now a free Agent
– Sahin’s agent has confirmed that there has been contact with Milan
– Milan have loaned Paloschi to Chievo
– Hellas Verona want Calvano on Loan

19th June

– Galliani had dinner with Acerbi and his agent yesterday
– Real have offered Sahin + Diarra for Kevin Prince Boateng. Galliani wants only Money
– Galliani in an interview said that Real haven’t asked Milan for Boateng
– Allegri said that Milan will sign Acerbi
– Galliani also said that Kaka’s salary is too high for Italian clubs
– Genoa have nought out Acerbi and own 100% of him. Now he’s fre to join Milan
– Milan likely to pay €4m to own 50% of Acerbi
– Balzaretti refused a Contract extension. Milan are said to be in a leading position to get him
– “Leonardo tried to sign both thiago Silva and Ibrahimovic” – Amelia
– Preziosi was in Via Turati with Allegri Finishing up the Acerbi dea

18th June

– “Kaká returning to Milan? I can deny it 100%” – Galliani
– AC Milan, Lazio and AS Roma are all interested in Vlad Chiriches, the defender of Steaua Bucharest
– AC Milan are still in touch with Benfica for Axel Witsel. It is said that Milan would buy him if they Lose Kevin Prince boateng to Real or Man Utd
– Corriere says that Nesta will come back if Milan fail to sign Acerbi
– Corriere also reports that Madrid Want Boateng
– According to Corriere, Milan have offered Mesbah to udinese to Get the first option on Handanovic or Armero
– Bolgona and Udinese interested in Mesbah
– Milan are interested in Veloso. Preziosi wants €7m for him while Milan are willing to offer Half of Donarumma+Money for Veloso
Gubbio have signed Milan’s Beretta on Loan
– Comi is likely to go on Loan to Reggina
Alexander Merkel is Officially a Genoa player
– If Genoa Buy Acerbi then he will Join Milan, If Chievo do then Acerbi goes to Juve

17th June

– Robinho is more interested in a move to Santos
– Aquilani could sign a 2 year contract early next week (cds)
– Corriere also claims that Real will terminate Kaka’s contract next week in order to sign Ibrahimovic. Apparently Perez has already contacted Galliani
– Corriere reports that Kaka Wants to return to Milan
– Didac Vila will go to Valencia on a one year loan for €2m+€5m obligation to buy
– Taiwo will be in Via Turati tomorrow to discuss his future
– Santos will make an official offer for Robinho Next Week
– Mourinho wants Kevin Prince Boateng. Madrid would offer €25m for him (la stampa)
– Milan are interested in signing 19-year old midfielder Geoffrey Kondogbia from Lens
– Corriere Claim that Galliani and Fiorentino Perez have already had a talk about Kaka’s return to Milan
– More reports from Spain confirming that Malaga have offered €15m for Robinho with a €6m a year contract for him
– Sky reports that Aquilani could be loaned out to Milan for another year with a obligation to buy set at €1m.
– Acerbi’s future to be decided next week
– Malaga want the Robinho deal to be completed ASAP as they want him to be available for the Champions League
Qualifiers. sky reports that Milan are open to Negotiations
– There are reports that Nesta will be tempted to come back for another year
– Serginho has confirmed that Dede is on Milan’s Agenda

16th June

– According to Sky Malaga’s offer is €15m+bonuses for Milan and a contract worth €7m+bonus for Robinho
– Robinho’s agent has indicated that his client would be open to a move to Malaga
– Milan’s co-ownerships with Torino for Simone Verdi and Gianmario Comi have been renewed
– According to Gazetta Milan are still waiting on Liverpool to decide upon Aquilani. If freed he would be offered a €2m a year contract
– Milan will sign Dossena if Napoli release him on a free transfer
– Rodney Strasser likely to Move to Torino on Loan with option to buy half of his contract
– Milan are said to be interested in Walter Gargano
– Robinho will stay at Milan, unless someone Makes a very big offer for him
– Reports from Spain say that Real will release on Free Transfer Kaka to save on his huge wages. Last season he earned €16m (€11.5m+€4.5m bonus)

15th June

– Thiago Silva could see his Salary rising to €6.5m
– “If Genoa buy 50% of Acerbi then he will arrive at Milan”
– “Mesbah to Palermo and Balzaretti to Milan? Don’t make me laugh’ – Zamparini
– Didac Vila likely to join Valencia on a €2m Loan deal+option to buy for €4.4m
– Milan will sell Davide De Gennaro to Fiorentina
– Milan will get Acerbi on a loan with option to buy for €6m which could increase to €8m if we win the Scudetto. Acerbi is likely to sign 5 year deal with a contract worth €0.7m a year.
– “There is no transfer market for Milan. With Montolivo and Traore’s arrival we are fine.This team is formidable and would have won the championship if Silva hadn’t gotten injured”
– Gazetta reports that Milan will sign Aquilani
– Milan likely to bid for Andrea Dossena
– “I offered a 1-year extension To Nesta and now we’ll see what happens” – Galliani
– One of the Vasco Directors arrived in Milan Last night. Possibly to deal for Dede
– Skyitalia reports that Flamini and Seedorf will not renew with Milan
– Spanish media is also linking Di Natale to Milan
– New reports from Portugal indicate Milan’s growing interest in Witsel
– Roma are on the verge of Signing Alexander Merkel from Genoa (Football italia)
– Malaga have offered €15m for Robinho

14th June

-Thiago Silva Will Stay at Milan
– Zamparini has laughed off all rumors that Balzaretti might go to Milan

13th June


– According to Le Parisien Thaigo Silva’s Transfer to PSG will be made official early today
– RMC sport reports that Leonardo has made an offer of €47m for Thiago Silva and €30m for Ibra
– Sky Italia and SportItalia have dismissed the rumors about Ibra and PSG
– “I can’t not sell Thiago Silva” – Silvio Berlusconi
– Barbara Berlusconi is furious about Thiago Silva being sold
– PSG is latest offer is now reported to be €42m
– Galliani will be back in Milan at 15:00 local time
– Paolo Maldini has denied any contact with PSG or any part in the Thiago Silva deal
– Milan management decided 2 months ago to Sell Thiago Silva

– Parma Want

– According to SportItalia Milan are close to signing Vlad Chiriche?, the central defender from Steaua Bucharest
– “Milan have made an offer of €20 million to Dynamo Kiev for my client however Kiev have no intention to sell”- Yarmolenko’s agent
– Gazetta reports that Milan will get Acerbi + Dede/Silvestre

12th June

Thiago Silva Transfer to PSG – Live Updates

– There are reports that If Thiago Silva is sold Ibrahimovic will want to leave too
– Telenova Claims Vasco want €25m for Dede
– Apparently Thiago Silva Spent Ancelotti’s birthday in london with him and Leonardo
– Milan tried offloading Ibra but never received a good offer for him
– Corriere reports that Milan is unlikely to re-invest the money from the Thiago Silva sale. It will be used to cover up the debts
– Milan considering Ogbonna/Dede as replacement for Thiago Silva
– Le Parisien reports that the transfer fee is a total of €50M (€40M + €10M bonuses)
– Thiago Silva underwent medical tests yesterday and then flew back to Rio
– Galliani is expected to be in Paris tomorrow to close the deal
– Berlusconi’s priority is to write off the Debt first
– Milan have offered €12m+bonuses for Dede. Vasco, want at least €18m (sky)
– Torino want €20m for Ogbonna
– In the morning, Galliani was at Via Turati with Braida and Allegri after which he boarded flight AZ00312 to Paris From Linate Airport. He will land in Paris around lunchtime and have a meeting with PSG
– Thiago Silva’s Agent has confirmed that Milan and PSG are negotiating for Thiago Silva, however he is not sure if Milan will sell Thiago Silva eventually
– PSG have offered €44m for Thiago while Milan want €50m. Milan channel have confirmed that Thiago will be sold only if the offer is €50m
– Galliani arrived in Paris with his girlfriend. He is supposed to meet Leonardo at the Bristol hotel
– Galliani proceeded to PSG headquarters for a meeting with the Board. PSG president Al Khelaifi is also present
– France Football reports that Thiago Silva is still in Paris. Waiting at another hotel for Galliani and Leonardo
– Rumors from France claim that Paolo Maldini will join PSG as a coach. He’s also said to be the guy reponsible for convincing Thiago to consider PSG
– Cassano angry at Thiago Silva sale rumors and has said that he will “re-evaluate his future after the Euros”
– “Negotiations with PSG will take a long time” – Galliani
– Galliani will stay in Paris till tommorrow
– Allegri has told Galliani that he would prefer Dede to be Thiago Silva’s replacement
– Milan channel has reported that Negotiations between Milan an dPSG will take more than 24 hours
– Milan channel has denied that Thiago Silva already had a Medical with PSG
– Mediaset report that Milan are ready to accept €48 million cash instead of €45 million + €5 million in bonuses.
– “No offer has been made yet” – Dede’s Agent

– Sport360 reports that Aquilani will Join Milan for £3m.
– Sun reports that Liverpool will rescind Aquilani’s contract to save money. His contract runs till 2014
– Milan no longer interested in Ganso as the price tag of €30m is just too high
– Chievo and Genoa are meeting to decide Acerbi’s future
– Rafael Toloi Linked to Milan as a possible Thiago Silva Replacement

11th June

– Flamini wants a contract worth €2.2m a year. Milan will only offer €1.8m at most
– Aquilani will ask Liverpool to release him so he can join the Rossoneri. He’s also willing to reduce his salary
– Milan want at least 10m for Robinho.There is chance that Maxi will stay if Robinho leaves
– Pato Reveals that Milan have received offers from him from clubs other than PSG but he wants to stay
– Roma are willing to offer Flamini a contract of €2m a year
– Leonardo Claims that PSG never made an offer for Ibra
– Milan interested in signing Barça’s 20-year old midfielder, Sergi Roberto
– Malaga Want Flamini

THIAGO SILVA Transfer TO PSG – All The Updates

– L’equipe claims that Thiago Silva will sign for PSG on wednesday
– Gazetta Claims that PSG have raised their offer for Thiago Silva to €50m
– Le Parisien reports that Thiago Silva is in Paris for medical check-ups
– Sky Italia also reports that Thiago Silva is in Paris
– Mediaset reports that Thiago Silva is in Milan
“PSG are interested. we will see what happens..” – Thiago Silva’s Agent
– “Thiago Silva to Paris is an invention by the media” – Braida
– Sky Italia confirms that Milan and PSG are negotiating for Thiago Silva
Mediaset report that PSG will pay €44m for Thiago Silva who will earn €9m a year
– Thiago Silva’s agent meeting PSG directors at 18:30 Local time today
– Ruiu claims that Milan could not Deny the latest offer of €50m
– Luca Tommasini, a journalist for Sky has confirmed that Thiago is in Paris today though not for medical tests. The offer of PSG is €45m and Milan is evaluating it
– “Milan could close the deal very so they can be ready for the mercato and reinvest in new players.Milan are seriously considering PSG as they know that the French club are willing to spend the amount that Milan demand. It would be a record sum for a defender.” – Luca Marchetti (Sky)
Milan Channel has confirmed that the negotiations are on between Milan and PSG
– PSG have offered Thiago Silva a contract worth €12 million a year, according to Sky. The Transfer offer is very close to €50m
– Milan will make an offer of €12m+Bonuses for Dede who is meant to replace Thiago Silva. Vasco want €18m for him and are keen to keep him till december
– “I was convinced that Thiago Silva would stay at Milan, but I was wrong” – Carlo Pellegatti
– Milan will also try and convince Nesta to stay another year
– Barca could make one last try for Thiago Silva. Sandro Rosell is in Milan tomorrow and could meet Galliani

10th June

– Milan still waiting for Flamini’s Reply. It’s likely that he won’t sign (gds)
– If Flamini doesn’t sign Milan will get Aquilani (gds)
– Milan will try and get Dossena (cds)
– Barca president, Rosell, will be in Milano on Tuesday

9th June

– Gazetta reports that the Sheikh will visit Milan next week
– Al Maktoum’s Italian representative has said that this visit is not in Any way connected to Football
– Milan have narrowed down two Left Backs for Purchase – Balzaretti and Peluso of Atalanta
– Chievo claim that they promised Acerbi to Inter. However, They are asking for €4.5m for their half of Acerbi
– There is a new Mr.X On the horizon it seems
– Gattuso’s agent has had a series of meetings with Rangers
– It’s reported that the distance between Milan and Witsel is of €7m

8th June

– According to Corriere dello Sport, Al Maktoum is ready to pay €200 million for 25% of the shares in Milan
– Corriere dello Sport also reports that Berlusconi wants to use the money from Al Maktoum to buy Cristiano Ronaldo
– The italian representatives of Al Maktoum have denied any possible relationship between him and Berlusconi
– Al Maktoum could be interested in a TV and real estate deal. If Inter leave San Siro, Milan could use his help to buy the stadium
– Milan enquired after Atalanta defender, Federico Peluso. He’s the backup option in case we fail to get Balzaretti
– Shanghai Shenhua want to offer a contract to Nesta
– Sky reports that Genoa could offer a contract to Zambrotta
– Corriere reports that Milan are still negotiating for Dede
– Gattuso’s agent has been meeting with Rangers
– Milan interested in Free agent Salmon Kalou
– Flamini not likely to sign a new contract

7th June

– Milan will buy out Simone Romagnoli. He is co-owned with Pescara
– Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum visits Milano next week to meet with Berlusconi. The meeting between Al Maktoum, Berlusconi and Galliani will take place on the 15th of June in Berlusconi’s villa in Arcore
– It is Likely that Al Maktoum will offer €500m for 35% of Milan and wants 3 of his representatives on the Milan board
– Al Maktoum is also ready to be an investor in the new stadium
– Sky reports that Milan will get Diarra on Loan+option to buy for €8m
– Milan’s offer for Sahin has been declined by Real
– Ibrahimovic has rejected PSG
– Didac Vila is close to signing for Valencia. Valencia will offer €7m
– “Milan are thinking of selling players to raise €60m-€80m and then go and buy.” – Zamparini
– Milan ready to offer €10m+Taiwo for Witsel
– Genoa are close to reaching an agreement with Chievo for Acerbi
– Allegri has asked Galliani to buy Verratti
– Braida met with representatives from Palermo. The Darmian co-ownership as well as Balzaretti and Silvestre were the topics of discussion

6th June

– Galliani Met with Guardiola’s Agent in Barcelona
– Galliani to be at Roland Garros again this weekend to “Watch Tennis”
– Calciomercato has claimed that Ibrahimovic has rejected PSG
– PSG, Marseille and Malaga want Flamini
– “There are No Negotiations going on for Ibra” – Galliani
– Gazetta Claims that Milan will Sell Ibrahimovic for the Right price
– There has been contact between Leonardo and Raiola already
– Milan still looking for a Nesta replacement. We want Dede but his price is too high
– Milan to offer €6m for Zapata
– Montreal impact have confirmed that they have discussed financial terms with Clarence Seedorf
– “I’d like to play for Milan” – Acerbi
– Milan have made an enquiry about Ogbonna. Torino’s reply – €22m Pricetag
– Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum (from Fly Emirates) is expected to be at Via Turati later this week to have a meeting with Galliani.
– Gattuso’s Agent has been in Contact with Rangers
– Corriere reports that Al Maktoum wants one of his representatives to become a part of the Milan board

5th June

– Sky says that PSG made an offer of €34m for Ibrahimovic. Galliani has denied this rumor
– Galliani spoke to Rui Costa about the Sale of Witsel. Sale Price- €35m
– If Benfica Lower the price, Galliani looking at including Taiwo in the Witsel deal
– Mediaset Reported that Thiago Silva said yes to Barca
– Gazetta also reports the €34(+€6m bonus) PSG offer for Ibra. He will earn €9m+bonus a year
– According to Gazetta Ibra’s sale would help Milan keep Thiago Silva
– Corriere Reports that Milan will offer Robinho a new Contract of €4m a year. Right now he is on a €4m+2m Bonus’ contract
– Milan willing to Loan Out Didac Vila to Valencia. The deal would also include a Buyout Clause. Milan and Valencia meet next week
– There’s no agreement between Genoa and Chievo for Acerbi. The Deal will have to be done via sealed envelopes
– Mundo Deportivo claims that Barcelona doesn’t want to spend more than €35m for Thiago Silva
– If Flamini stays then Aquilani can’t stay according to Galliani. If Flamini leaves then someone else arrives. Looks like Old G is just trying to get Aquilani to accept a lower value contract
– Galliani has confirmed that Bronzetti is at Madrid. He’s said to be negotiating for Lass Diarra
– Milan will sign 16-year old midfielder, Alexandru Tudorie, from Otelul Galati

– Sky Claims that Seedorf Will sign for Botofogo in the next few days

4th June

– Sport, The Barca supporting Spanish newspaper said that Bronzetti has been authorised to start a negotiation with Barca for Thiago Silva
– Allegri has said that if we lose Thiago We will have to find another quality defender
– If Thiago Silva leaves then Milan will go for Dede who will cost €10m
– Milan want Igor Lichnovsky, the 18 years old Chilean CB from Universidad De Chile. His agent has confirmed it.
– Sky reports that Robinho is on the For Sale List
– Sky reports that Barca have the priority rights on Thiago Silva. If Milan are willing to sell Barca will be notified first
– Milan are considering Balzaretti and Dossena
– Flamini rejected Milan’s last offer of €1.8m + bonuses. Gallani will not make him a new offer
– Galliani has again said that Thiago Silva has no price and that Milan won’t sell him
– Siena ready to offer €3.5m for Half of Paloschi
– There are still plenty of Negotiations left to be done in the Acerbi Deal
– Valencia are ready to offer €7m for Didac
– Sky reports that Milan might make a bid of Didac+€5m for Jordi Alba
– Inter Want Diarra and Sahin
– Corriere claims that Barcelona Willing to offer €40m plus Alcantara/ Keita/ Fabregas
– Corriere Dello Sport is claiming that Milan already have a deal in place for Dede
– Milan interested in 24 yr old Corinthians midfielder Paulinho
Tonietto Paulo , the agent of Thiago Silva has said that Thiago Stays at Milan. He insisted that Bronzetti knows nothing of Milan and Thiago Silva
– Bronzetti Now claims that Milan rejected an offer of €44m for Thiago Silva and that he never negotiated with any club for him
– Dede will be a Milan player in the January Window. The Price – €8.5m
– Acerbi is expected to be a Genoa player next week, post which Milan will start the Negotiations
– Sky says that Milan are interested in Dzagoev. Galliani had lunch with FIFA agents dealing with Russia today
– Galliani also had lunch with Gaetano Paolillo who is Ganso’s Agent

3rd June

– Leonardo “asked for a discount” when bidding for Thiago Silva because he discovered the Milan star, revealed Adriano Galliani
– Galliani has asked Aquilani to take a big paycut if he wants to join Milan
– Previous rumors of a meeting Between Galliani and Rosell have been squashed by Galliani
– “Thiago Silva is the best defender in the world,Mourinho is in love with him. However Barca wants him very much. There are also PSG and City,who would be willing to pay for Silva. His price? Is between 40 and 50m.” -Bronzetti
– It’s reported that Silvio wants to sell Thiago silva to Barca for €40m+Thiago Alacantra
– Edoardo Pazzagli the 23 year old Italy U17, U18 and U19 GoalKeeper has signed a 3 year contract with Milan

2nd June

– Galliani and Rosell are meeting in Barcelona next week
– Spanish media claims that Thiago Silva has said yes to Barca
– Corriere Claims that Ibra will stay while Thiago silva might leave
– Milan following Silvestre
– Milan interested in chilean defender Igor Lichnovsky

1st June

– Galliani Denies Receiving any offers from PSG for Pato or Thiago Silva
– Corriere reports that Paris Saint-Germain are ready to pay €28 million for Pato and €40 million for Thiago Silva
– Le Parisien, claims that PSG want Ibra and that Ibra would join them
– Sky Italia reports that Milan are interested in signing Tymoshchuk
– Sky also claims that PSG will give €50m for Thiago Silva
– Milan have offered €2m to loan Sahin for the next season, with an option to buy at €8m

31st May

– Gazetta Claim that Milan want Balzaretti and are willing to offer Darmian in return but Zamparini wants only cash
– Corriere Claims that PSG will make an offer for Thiago Silva. Milan considering Zapata, Kana-Biyik and Howedes as replacement for thiago
– Spanish papers have a new headline everyday, claiming that Barca want Thiago Silva
– Milan want Mudingayi and want to offer a Youth player in the deal, but Bologna only want Cash

30th May

– Sahin’s Agent To Meet Galliani Before Friday
– Sky Reports that Vilanova wants Thiago Silva Source
– Milan want Kana-Biyik of Rennes
– Milan and Pescara will meet to discuss the future of Simone Romagnoli.
– Didac vila’s agent is waiting to have a meeting with Milan. He will not continue at Espanyol
– Marco Rigoni has agreed PErsonal Terms with Milan. His txfr depends on wether Aquilani and Flamini leave
– PSV say that they will keep Strootman for another Season
– Fiorentina interested in Maxi Lopez and Aquilani
– Milan Want to Sign Cristian Zapata from Villareal
– Ganso’s italian agents said that He will join Milan sooner or later
– Tuttomercato claim Barca is willing to pay €50m for Thiago Silva
– Sahin wants to stay at Madrid
– Milan to sell Darmian to Torino
– Milan rejected KPB’s demands of wage increase

29th May

– Gazetta and Corriere Claim that Flamini will Accept Milan’s new contract offer (€2m)
– Italian media also report that Aquilani won’t be staying
– Allegri has given green light for Dossena
– Barca are prepared to undergo a Long Negotiation to land Thiago Silva, Like they did for Cesc
– Milan Interested in Hugo LLoris but unwilling to pay €15m for him
– Galatasaray are interested in Cassano
– Abbiati To sign a one year Contract Extension (till 2014)
– Tuttosport Claims that City mad an offer of €25m for Ibrahimovic
– Galliani will Meet Perez This week and offer Loan+option to buy (€11m) for Nuri Sahin
– Rigoni is still being Linked to Milan
– Mediaset is reporting that Barca-Milan could start negotiating a deal for Thiago Silva.
– CalcioMercato report that Milan-Genoa could combine again to get casamiro to Milan
– Milan Linked to Diarra again

28th May

– Gazetta Claims that Taiwo and Didca won’t be returning to Milan
– Gazetta also reports that Milan will sign Sahin only if the Strootman deal doesn’t work out
– Torino want Strasser and Paloschi
– Corriere and La Stampa both claim that Berlusconi will Sell Ibra if an offer comes
– Gazetta reports that Allegri wants a new fullback
– Allegri wants to sell Mesbah
– Mancinin in Milan again
– KPB wants more money to sign a new contract but Milan are reluctant, Primarily coz of his Fitness problems
– Leonardo has contacted Pato’s agent to see if Pato is interested in Joining PSG
– Galliani has offered a new contract to Flamini
– Galliani has confirmed that There are offers from Brazil for Robinho

27th May

– Muntari To Sign a 2 Year Contract with Milan
– Allegri Proclaims again that Ibra and thiago won’t leave
– Thiago Silva has said that he’s not tempted to Play in England or Spain and he’s staying at Milan
– Chicago Fire have an offer out for Inzaghi
– Milan had made an offer for Strootman in March
– Gazetta says that Galliani wants Aquilani but won’t pay €8m for him.
– Corriere says that if Flamini renews then Aquilani won’t be bought
– Gazetta also claims that Sahin was also offered to Milan but we refused him
– Corierre also claims that Ibra and Robinho are on the transfer list

25th May

– Sky says that Galliani advised Liverpool to end Aquilani’s contract so that they won’t pay his 4m wages and Milan would get him free.
– Malaga are pursuing Robinho. They Called Galliani and inquired about Robinho and also Cassano
– Cassano reportedly has offers from Clubs in Qatar
– It’s also reported that Malaga will offer €20m for Robinho
– Man Utd and Real Madrid are interested in signing Kevin Prince Boateng
– Roma are interested in buying Merkel
– Galliani Confirmed Malaga’s interest in Robinho and he will meet them on monday
– Boateng is likely to get a New Contract till 2016 Doubling his wages from 2 to 4m Euros a Season
– City are not willing to give up on Thiago Silva and will come up with a Big Bid
– Corriere Claims that Inter is Interested in Acerbi too
– Napoli want Flamini
– Mourinho has Asked Perez for Ibra again
– French Media Claims that Real Will make a bid of €20m+Sahin for KPB
– Mancini has claimed that his Visit to Via Turati was a courtesy visit
– Malaga are interested in Cassano too
– Sky Claims that Galliani offered €10m+romagnoli for Verratti

24th May

For the rest of the Footballing world and fans It’s called Transfer Market Season. For Milan fans it’s “We are fine as we are” Season. Even the greenest Milan fan knows that the Last 2 Mercato’s left a LOT to be desired especially that Mr.X Rubbish. Seriously,In what universe would Fans of a team be excited to Find one Alberto Aquilani as the coveted Mr.X.. Oh wait i know one team which vowed to not let him walk alone.

What do we expect from this season ? At the time of writing this we already have the Long Expected Riccardo Montolivo and Bakaye “Who’s That ?” Traore as our new signings. Montolivo is like a cold shower in Sahara while most of us have no idea what Bakaye can do.

Also close is Francesco Acerbi who is owned 50/50 by Genoa and Chievo. Once Genoa (virtually our feeder team) buy the 50% back from Chievo expect him to show up at Milanello right away. Will it be a good signing ? Well, he was named in the Serie A best XI last season.

As usual Milan are linked to hoards of other Players. The strongest among them remain The Young Kevin Strootman from PSV and Nuri Sahin of the Real Madrid Fame. that’s all it takes to get us Naive fans excited really. Their agents have been Seen at Via Turati as they are constantly linked to other clubs too. The usual. Does Milan need them ? Hell yes. Will they come ? Depends on how cheap Galliani is this time.

The other Matter which concerns Milanisti is Ibrahimovic and Thiago Silva. The Match against Novara had barely ended that they were linked to every major european club and when Mancini was seen with Galliani in Milan, it was thought certain that both would leave. The Spanish bullies, Madrid and Barca are after Ibra and Thiago resp. and well we know what they can do. Galliani and co. have denied all the rumors as usual. Make what you will of it ?

What do i think ? I personally think that As much as they want to groom Thiago Silva to be the new captain and as much as he has proclaimed his love for Rossoneri, he will leave Given a chance. He’s come up the hard way and is unlikely to let go of a better chance.

Ibrahimovic on the other hand truly loves the Team and the players however don’t forget that he is a professional footballer. As his past proves, there are no loyalties. Ibrahimovic is sure to wait till the fag end of the transfer market to see if Galliani and co. keep their promises. If this transfer market remains the same as last one, i don’t see Ibra being willing to stay and be the one man team again. It’s as simple as that.

Alessandra Bocci, the head of the Milan desk at Gazetta and a personal Friend of Allegri’s Proclaimed that Neither of the two stars will leave Milan this season. In the same breath she also went on to claim that Milan are not interested in Sahin. Well then why was his agent with Galliani yesterday Missy ?

This is how it will be till 31st august. We know the routine don’t we ?

“Barca Launch Operation Thiago Silva”- Sport

Today Morning, Catalan newspaper ‘Sport’ Ran a Front Page report claiming that Barca will make their interest in Thiago Silva Formal this week. (more…)

Milan 2 – 1 Novara – The Farewell to Legends


Grazie Alessandro Nesta !

alessadro Nesta  Milan Career winnings

When people from our Generation grow old and kids talk about some new Hot shot defender ..We’ll act unimpressed and say “He’s no Nesta”.

There’s a tear in the eye of ever Milanista Today. After giving Ten years of Faithful Service, Sandro Nesta Leaves AC Milan earning 2 Scudetti, 2 CL Trophies, 1 Coppa Italia, 2 Supercoppi, 2 UEFA Super cup and 1 FIFA Club World Cup in the process.

30th August 2002, The day sun shined the brightest over Milanello and Lazio Captain Alessandro Nesta signed for AC Milan. Since then Milan fans and Ultras have etched the popular number 13 in their hearts.

Soon It was Feburary 2012 and as usual AC Milan are challenging for Champions League and the Scudetto. Quietly, In his mind Sandro Nesta has decided to Leave AC Milan as he feels that he is not good enough for Top Level European Football. Galliani, Berlusconi, Allegri, All of them Would try to convince him to stay one more season but Our Dear No.13 was always headstrong.

Nesta is smart in life as he is on the pitch. Unlike Senatores Like Seedorf,Oddo and Kaladze he didn’t take forever to realize that perhaps he couldn’t give Top Class performances day in day out at the Top Level of european Football.

Yes we are Sad, very sad that he is leaving. People are crying for him to give us one more year. Perhaps. However for Nesta it’s too much of a risk to take. All through these years he had a spotless reputation as a Flawless Defender, the last of the Classic Italian Center Backs.

But Fan’s memories are fickle. It’s too easy to wipe out all the good work by a few bad performances. Ask Clarence Seedorf. It’s clear that Nesta doesn’t want to go the way of Inzaghi, Struggling to get a foot in the First Team. So perhaps this is the right time to call it quits. Go out while still on top, head held high.

He leaves us with the great memories of this last season, particularly the times when he made Messi Question himself. It’s pretty likely that Nesta will head to NYRedBulls. He had previously mentioned that one of his Dreams was to open a football academy in Florida after he retires.

As we watch Sandro Captain Milan against Novara in his Last Game for the Italian Giants, We all will secretly vow never to forget what Sandro gave us this past decade.. Grazie Sandro 13.

Derby Della Madonnina – Movie

A Video special by history Channel on the Biggest Football derby in the world, the Derby Della Madonnina played between AC Milan and Internazionale


Goodbye Clarence Seedorf !

For the last few years, Milan Fans have had a love hate relationship with Clarence Seedorf. There still remain the faithful few who consider him an evergreen Legend, however the Majority of Milanisti feel that he is few years past his expiry date, christening him with Monickers like Slowdorf and ShitDorf. The ones who feel that his contract should be renewed (shudder !!) are simply Interistas in disguise.

Even though Seedorf may come up with a Goal or an assist every ten games or so, he’s a liability to Milan’s Gameplay. It’s also the sheer incompetence of Galliani’s management that a player who should have left in 2007 is still playing for us.

For a player whose widely considered a gentleman and an intellectual, Seedorf should have had the good sense to leave when it was over. By overstaying his welcome, Clarence has left a bad taste in the mouths of most Milanisti who otherwise would’ve been eternally grateful for his contributions.

So Someone please call Mr.Seedorf a Taxi, The time to leave has come. For all it’s worth Clarence, we will shed a tear when you leave…. A tear of Joy !

Clarence’s Recent Match Displays

Clarence Seedorf VS Bologna

Clarence Seedorf VS Udinese

Clarence Seedorf VS Chievo