1. Grading AC Milan on Their 2016 Summer Transfer Window Business

    This summer was an important one for AC Milan . Having failed to qualify for Europe for the third consecutive year, the squad was in need of reinvigoration...

    Blair Newman Written by Blair Newman about 10 months ago 7,730 reads 10 comments

  2. What Is the AC Milan Way and Can Vincenzo Montella Restore It?

    A football team’s "way" has a lot of power. Failure to adhere to it can get a manager fired, or a player shunted to another club...

    Blair Newman Written by Blair Newman about 10 months ago 4,556 reads 29 comments

  3. Vincenzo Montella's AC Milan Given Lessons in Possession by Napoli

    AC Milan are exciting to watch again. After a season of turgid, functional and, at times, outright defensive football under the auspices of Sinisa Mihajlovic, Milanisti are becoming reacquainted with the edges of their seats...

    Blair Newman Written by Blair Newman about 10 months ago 6,303 reads 57 comments

  4. Picking an Elite AC Milan 5-a-Side Team from Current Squad

    Football is a complex game, but Italian sides have mastered its organisation. Teams from the peninsula are often able to compete with continental rivals in spite of relative financial ...

    Blair Newman Written by Blair Newman about 10 months ago 3,767 reads 22 comments

  5. Predicting the Stars, Breakouts and Disappointments at AC Milan in 2016/17

    AC Milan got their 2016/17 Serie A season off to a positive start with a 3-2 home win over Torino ...

    Blair Newman Written by Blair Newman about 10 months ago 6,140 reads 25 comments

  6. Carlos Bacca Shows Icon Potential with Hat-Trick for AC Milan in Torino Win

    When Carlos Bacca is on the pitch, defences are in trouble. Torino found this out the hard way on Sunday evening, as the Colombian fired a hat-trick past them to help AC Milan to a 3-2 victory at the San Siro ...

    Blair Newman Written by Blair Newman about 10 months ago 3,532 reads 38 comments

  7. AC Milan vs. Torino: Could Sinisa Mihajlovic Come Back to Haunt His Old Club?

    The spectre of a football club’s past can often heap pressure on its incumbent staff. Last season, Sinisa Mihajlovic struggled under the weight of AC Milan ’s illustrious ...

    Blair Newman Written by Blair Newman about 10 months ago 2,520 reads 13 comments

  8. The Highs and Lows of Silvio Berlusconi's AC Milan Reign

    As far as entrances go, it doesn’t get much more epic than arriving in a helicopter to the tune of Wagner’s "Ride of the Valkyries." That is exactly how Silvio Berlusconi chose to usher in a new AC Milan era on July 8, 1986...

    Blair Newman Written by Blair Newman about 10 months ago 2,775 reads 14 comments

  9. Examining the AC Milan Positional Battles Ahead of 2016/17 Season

    Pre -season is a time for clarity. It offers an opportunity for players to regain their fitness and obtain fresh motivation ahead of a new campaign. It also gives managers a chance to review their squad and decide on a lineup...

    Blair Newman Written by Blair Newman about 11 months ago 6,126 reads 46 comments

  10. Everything AC Milan Fans Need to Know About Gustavo Gomez

    On August 5, it became apparent that AC Milan were to be taken over by a Chinese consortium. After months of negotiations and consequently staggered transfer activity, the breakthrough ushered in a sense of relief...

    Blair Newman Written by Blair Newman about 11 months ago 12,329 reads 69 comments

  11. Do AC Milan Have the Best Young Team in Europe Right Now?

    One of the major difficulties many top-tier football clubs face is combining the need for short-term results with a sustainable strategy...

    Blair Newman Written by Blair Newman about 11 months ago 15,471 reads 57 comments

  12. AC Milan Sold to Chinese Investment Group: Latest Details, Comments, Reaction

    The sale of Serie A giants AC Milan to a Chinese investment group finally took place on Friday, as Fininvest sold its stake of 99.93 per cent in the club...

    Gianni Verschueren Written by Gianni Verschueren about 11 months ago 7,226 reads 62 comments

  13. Attack Is AC Milan's Biggest Area of Concern Ahead of 2016/17 Serie a Season

    Off the pitch, AC Milan ’s summer has been one of confusion, uncertainty and general disappointment...

    Blair Newman Written by Blair Newman about 11 months ago 3,265 reads 11 comments

  14. Giacomo Bonaventura Shows He Can Be AC Milan's Borja Valero in Chelsea Defeat

    Pre-season is an unpredictable time in football. Players aren’t fully fit, teams lack identity, and consequently, friendly performances can differ vastly from one game to the next...

    Blair Newman Written by Blair Newman about 11 months ago 4,143 reads 24 comments

  15. Scouting AC Milan Transfer Target Milan Badelj

    AC Milan ’s future remains unclear. Club president Silvio Berlusconi has spent much of the past few months in negotiations with a Chinese consortium over a potential takeover, though as yet there has been no resolution...

    Blair Newman Written by Blair Newman about 11 months ago 3,152 reads 8 comments

  16. Liverpool Loss Shows Vincenzo Montella Is Yet to Stamp His Mark on AC Milan

    AC Milan ’s International Champions Cup campaign took a negative turn on Sunday morning as they lost 2-0 to English Premier League outfit Liverpool in what was a one-sided friendly clash...

    Blair Newman Written by Blair Newman about 11 months ago 5,196 reads 36 comments

  17. Analysing Potential Lineups for AC Milan This Season

    AC Milan have a new manager in Vincenzo Montella , and therefore changes are afoot at the San Siro . In the video above, Bleacher Report's Sam Tighe looks at how the Rossoneri could line up next season...

    B/R Video Written by B/R Video about 11 months ago 1,600 reads 5 comments

  18. M'Baye Niang Impresses for AC Milan in Friendly Win over Bayern Munich

    Much of the discussion surrounding Vincenzo Montella’s appointment as AC Milan head coach has been centred on his style of play. With Fiorentina , he implemented beautiful passing football that neutrals admired...

    Blair Newman Written by Blair Newman about 11 months ago 3,747 reads 40 comments

  19. Previewing AC Milan's International Champions Cup Campaign

    AC Milan kicked off their pre-season schedule in positive fashion, with a 2-1 win over Bordeaux. And over the coming two weeks, they will take their preparations to the next level, competing in the International Champions Cup in the United States...

    Blair Newman Written by Blair Newman about 11 months ago 4,234 reads 26 comments

  20. Scouting AC Milan Transfer Target Juan Cuadrado

    For AC Milan , wingers are back on the agenda. After the tactical trials and tribulations of 2015-16, including a diamond midfield and the use of natural trequartisti in wide areas, ...

    Blair Newman Written by Blair Newman about 11 months ago 1,194 reads 0 comments

  21. Scouting AC Milan Transfer Target Piotr Zielinski

    The future of AC Milan ’s ownership remains unresolved. Discussions between club president Silvio Berlusconi and a Chinese consortium are ongoing, though it appears that ...

    Blair Newman Written by Blair Newman about 11 months ago 3,044 reads 17 comments

  22. 4 AC Milan Players Who Would Benefit from a Loan in 2016/17

    AC Milan are a club undergoing a real change. After three consecutive seasons of missing out on qualification for European football, they recently appointed a new coach in Vincenzo Montella, while alterations to the playing squad are underway...

    Blair Newman Written by Blair Newman about 11 months ago 6,528 reads 14 comments

  23. 6 AC Milan Players Who Could Thrive Under Vincenzo Montella's Auspices

    The appointment of Vincenzo Montella as head coach effectively ushered in a new tactical era at AC Milan . The 42-year-old has a very specific idea of how the game should be played, something that he has already begun to transmit to his players...

    Blair Newman Written by Blair Newman about 11 months ago 5,538 reads 15 comments

  24. 3 AC Milan Players Who Deserve to See More Playing Time in 2016/17

    AC Milan kicked off their pre-season schedule with a 2-1 win over Bordeaux last Saturday. The result was positive, and the team’s performance showed several promising signs, ...

    Blair Newman Written by Blair Newman about 11 months ago 7,739 reads 48 comments

  25. Promising Signs for Vincenzo Montella's AC Milan in Friendly Win over Bordeaux

    AC Milan kicked off their pre -season schedule with a 2-1 win away to French side Bordeaux at the Stade Armandie in Agen on Saturday night. The teams last met over two decades ago in the quarter-finals of the UEFA Cup...

    Blair Newman Written by Blair Newman about 12 months ago 11,733 reads 59 comments