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With 18 officially recognized UEFA and FIFA titles, A.C. Milan or simply Milan, is the second most successful club in the world in terms of number of international titles. Milan has won a joint record of three Intercontinental Cups and one of its successor, the FIFA Club World Cup. Milan have also won the European Cup/Champions League on seven occasions, second only to Real Madrid. They have also won the UEFA Super Cup a joint record five times and the Cup Winners’ Cup twice. Milan has won every major competition in which it has competed, with the exception of the Europa League (in this competition they have lost two semi-finals in 1972 and in 2002). Domestically, with 18 league titles Milan is the joint-second most successful club in Serie A behind Juventus (31 titles), along with local rivals Inter. They have also won the Coppa Italia five times, as well as a joint record six Supercoppa Italiana triumphs.

AC Milan legend Paolo Maldini has rejected an offer to be technical director of the Serie A club, he said on Facebook on Tuesday. The 48-year-old said he would have had to share the role with Massimiliano Mirabelli, who has been appointed sporting director, but has yet to take up the role. "Milan has always [...]

Serie A Review: Totti Saves Roma Again

Heavy rain marred much of the Serie A fixture list, forcing the lengthy delay of Roma and Sampdoria, while Genoa and Fiorentina was suspended just 27 minutes into the match. With Roma down 2-1 at halftime, the game was paused for over an hour as rain poured down in the Italian capital. The game would [...]

Juventus, Inter and AC Milan have all been linked with a new World Super League that could start playing in 2021. Set to be launched in 2021, the three MLS sides would join up with the European elite of Spain, Germany and England and play competitive fixtures around the world. The Super League would replace [...]

AC Milan Wages 2016-17

In a report published in today's Gazzetta dello Sport, striker Carlos Bacca is Milan's highest paid player earning €3.5 million a season. The Rossoneri's total gross wage bill comes in at €80 million a season; the fourth highest in Serie A. The list appears in full below: AC Milan Player Wages 2016-17 Bacca €3.5 (contract [...]

Serie A Wages Continue To Rise

La Gazzetta dello Sport have published their calculated list of Serie A salaries and budgets for the 20 teams in Italy’s top flight, with Juventus unsurprisingly top of the list with a wage bill of €145m. What is stunning to me is that Inter have the second highest wage bill at €120m. And that is [...]

After a summer that saw Juventus plunder the best players from two title rivals, Serie A clubs are fighting back by inserting anti-Juventus clauses in new contracts. The just closed summer transfer window saw Juventus take arguably the best players from Roma and Napoli in the form of Miralem Pjanic and Gonzalo Higuain respectively. As [...]

Juventus And Napoli With Big Wins On Saturday

A second-half winner from Sami Khedira made it two wins from two for Juventus as Napoli edged nine-man AC Milan in a dramatic 4-2 win on Saturday. Juventus, who started their title defence with a 2-1 win over Fiorentina last week, were kept on a tight rein by Lazio throughout a first half of few [...]

While the Champions League draw on Friday will get the short-term attention of the media and fans, Uefa made a change to the Champions League qualification on Friday that could have a profound impact on Serie A and Italian football. Uefa has announced that the top four European leagues, currently La Liga, the Bundesliga, Premier [...]

The new Serie A season is almost here, and while Juventus's transfer activities havre garnered all the headlines, the strengthening efforts of Italy’s other elite cannot be ignored. Here is a look at the transfer activity this summer of Juventus, Inter, Roma and AC Milan. Juventus Juventus have arguably had the best summer of anyone [...]

AC Milan legend Arrigo Sacchi has now encouraged the incoming new ownership to rediscover the club’s sense of pride, whilst also insisting that they should be vigilant when signing players. During his initial spell in charge of the Rossoneri, the revolutionary tactician guided the Milanese outfit to the peak of world football, helping his side [...]