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Serie A: Mauro Icardi hat trick lifts Inter over AC Milan; Sampdoria beat Atalanta

Mauro Icardi celebrates the first of his three goals on Sunday. 
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Mauro Icardi plundered a hat trick to pile the pressure on AC Milan boss Vincenzo Montella as Inter Milan came out on top 3-2 in a thrilling Derby della Madonnina. The Argentina international striker converted a controversial 90th-minute penalty after Ricardo Rodriguez was adjudged to have pulled back Danilo D’Ambrosio to snatch a 3-2 victory at the San Siro. Icardi put the home side ...

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Serie A roundup: Dzeko, Florenzi on target in Roma’s win at AC Milan

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Serie A title hopefuls Roma struck a blow to AC Milan’s own plans to recapture past glories by downing the new-look Rossoneri 2-0 at San Siro on Sunday. A full-strength Milan team boasting the likes of Leonardo Bonucci, Andre Silva and Hakan Calhanoglu – the Turkey midfielder was later sent off – could not resist a gritty attacking display from Roma, who struck ...

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Ciro Immobile nets hat-trick as Lazio thrash AC Milan

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Ciro Immobile scored a hat-trick as Lazio humbled new-look AC Milan 4-1 at the Stadio Olimpico on Sunday. A team featuring expensive summer signings like Leonardo Bonucci, Lucas Biglia and Ricardo Rodriguez just about held their own until Italy striker Immobile scored a 38th-minute penalty following Franck Kessie’s foul on Luis Alberto. Immobile’s second, which arrived from a Senad Lulic ...

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AC Milan complete €25m Calhanoglu signing

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AC Milan have completed the signing of Bayer Leverkusen midfielder Hakan Calhanoglu for a reported fee of €25 million. The Turkey international has signed a four-year deal at San Siro and becomes the sixth signing of what is turning into a busy summer for Vincenzo Montella’s side. He joins Mateo Mussachio, Franck Kessie, Ricardo Rodriguez, Andre Silva and Fabio Borini in ...

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Gianluigi Donnarumma will not sign new AC Milan deal

Gianluigi Donnarumma will not be signing a new contract with AC Milan

AC Milan goalkeeper Gianluigi Donnarumma will not be signing a new contract, the club confirmed on Thursday. The 18-year-old’s agent Mino Raiola held talks with Milan officials today, but no fresh contract deal has been reached. In a statement, the club CEO Marco Fassone said: “Raiola informed us that Donnarumma has made a definitive decision not to renew the contract ...

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AC Milan: Silvio Berlusconi sells Italian giants to Chinese investors

AC Milan won 29 trophies during Berlusconi's tenure (Image credit: Rex Features)

Chinese investors Rossoneri Sport Investment Lux have completed the £628m (740m euro) takeover of AC Milan, promising “significant capital increases”. The Serie A club have been owned by former Italy prime minister Silvio Berlusconi since 1986. In that time they won eight league titles and five European Cups. However, Milan have not won Serie A since 2011 and finished seventh, ...

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AC Milan scouting Sassuolo’s Ghana midfielder Alfred Duncan

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Alfred Duncan is being scouted by Italian giants AC Milan, according to the latest rumours by transfermarketweb.com. The 24-year-old has been in the top form the past two seasons with Sassuolo. He has now recovered from a long-term injury that kept him out of the Africa Cup of Nations and some important matches in the season. Duncan, is a former ...

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AC Milan appoint Vincenzo Montella as new head coach

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Milan have appointed former Fiorentina and Sampdoria boss Vincenzo Montella as their new manager on a two-year contract, the Serie A club said on their website on Tuesday. The 42-year-old will begin work with the Italian side from July 1 and will replace Cristian Brocchi, who took charge on an interim basis after Sinisa Mihajlovic was sacked in April. The ...

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AC Milan and Italy legend Cesare Maldini dies aged 84

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Former Italy coach and AC Milan defender Cesare Maldini, who was the first captain to lift the European Cup for the seven-times winners, has died aged 84. In a statement the club expressed condolences to Maldini’s family. Paolo, Maldini’s son, played more than 600 times for Milan and followed his father in lifting the European Cup as captain of the Rossoneri. ...

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Kevin-Prince Boateng says goal against Fiorentina was “important”

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Ghana’s Kevin-Prince Boateng has described his goal against Fiorentina as “important” for himself and his AC Milan career. Boateng scored in the 88th minute to help AC Milan secure a 2-0 win over Fiorentina on Sunday in the Italian Serie A match played at the San Siro. The former Schake man came off the bench to replace M’baye Niang in ...

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