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AC Milan under-10 team alleged victims of racist abuse

AC Milan Youth Team (Image credit: Universal Team)

Black players from AC Milan’s under-10 team allegedly suffered racist abuse at a tournament in Italy on Sunday, say the club. The incidents were said to have happened during the 4-0 win over Paris St-Germain which saw them reach the Universal Cup semi-finals. “There was alleged incidents of racism from certain ‘people’ in the stands towards Milan’s black players,” said ...

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AC Milan youth team alleged victims of racist abuse

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Black players from AC Milan’s youth team allegedly suffered racist abuse at a tournament in Italy on Sunday, say the club. The incidents were said to have happened during the 4-0 win over Paris St-Germain which saw them reach the Universal Cup semi-finals. “There was alleged incidents of racism from certain ‘people’ in the stands towards Milan’s black players,” said ...

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Milan postpone Inzaghi decision

There are reports Milan President Silvio Berlusconi won’t decide Pippo Inzaghi’s fate until Monday. The Coach is at risk of the sack after a 2-2 draw against Hellas Verona at San Siro. It had been widely claimed a summit was due to take place tonight at Berlusconi’s Arcore home between the President and CEO Adriano Galliani. However, on Sunday evening ...

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Serie A: Destro joins AC Milan

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Italy striker Mattia Destro joins struggling giants AC Milan from title-chasing Roma and has been unveiled by the Rossoneri today. The 23-year-old scored 13 league goals as Roma finished runners-up to Juventus last season, but has fallen out of coach Rudi Garcia’s plans this term. He joins 11th-placed Milan on loan with a view to a permanent deal at the end of the season. ...

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Nigel de Jong to sign new deal at AC Milan

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Nigel de Jong admits to feeling flattered by summer interest in his services, but says he is planning to pen a contract extension at AC Milan. With Louis van Gaal having taken over the managerial reins at Manchester United, several of those he worked with as head of the Dutch national side were heavily linked with moves to Old Trafford. ...

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Milan need a miracle against Juventus – Inzaghi

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AC Milan coach Filippo Inzaghi hailed the character of his side after seeing them edge out Parma in a nine-goal thriller on Sunday – but believes they will need a “miracle” to beat three-time defending champions Juventus next weekend. Milan’s 5-4 win at the Ennio Tardini stadium followed their 3-1 triumph over Lazio and leaves them with a 100 per ...

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Torres could do great things at AC Milan – Galliani

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AC Milan CEO Adriano Galliani feels Fernando Torres could achieve great things at San Siro. The Rossoneri signed the Spain international on a two-year loan deal from Chelsea just before the close of the summer transfer window, after being deemed surplus to requirements by coach Jose Mourinho. However, the Portuguese coach has since spoken glowingly about Torres’ character and professionalism and Galliani revealed ...

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I felt I had to leave Chelsea after Diego Costa joined – Torres

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Fernando Torres admits he knew his time at Chelsea was up when they signed Diego Costa, and he is excited about his new challenge at AC Milan. Torres switched from Liverpool to Chelsea in a then-British transfer record £50million deal in January 2011. Despite winning a UEFA Champions League, Europa League and FA Cup with the club, he never found ...

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AC Milan beat Lazio 3-1; Vidic sent off on Inter debut

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Filippo Inzaghi enjoyed a dream Serie A coaching debut by guiding AC Milan to a 3-1 win against Lazio at the San Siro on Sunday afternoon. Keisuke Honda put the hosts ahead in the seventh minute before Sulley Muntari doubled Milan’s lead before the hour mark, with summer signing Jeremy Menez then making it 3-0 when he earned and converted ...

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AC Milan make loan bid for Fernando Torres

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AC Milan have made a bid to take Chelsea striker Fernando Torres on a season-long loan. The Serie A giants are looking for a striker following Mario Balotelli’s £16m move to Liverpool. “Torres is certainly an important forward and we will see if we can sign him or another player,” Rossoneri vice-president Adriano Galliani told theItalian club’s website.  Milan have also ...

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