1. European Nights: When AC Milan Ended Johan Cruyff's Barcelona Dream Team

    The late, great Johan Cruyff was synonymous with adventurous, one might even say hedonistic football. As a player, he was a wonder, with his lustrous dribbles and fluid movements microcosmic of Dutch footballing culture...

    Blair Newman Written by Blair Newman about 11 months ago 5,955 reads 8 comments

  2. Assessing the Team AC Milan Could Have Built with £100 Million

    When sifting through the past year, one thing that cannot be said about AC Milan is that money has not been invested to improve the squad. Last summer, the club spent big in a bid to return to the top of Italian football...

    Blair Newman Written by Blair Newman about 11 months ago 15,972 reads 36 comments

  3. Ineptitude Reigns at AC Milan as Vincenzo Montella's Side Lose to Udinese

    AC Milan ’s 1-0 defeat to Udinese at the San Siro on Sunday afternoon was a match that left all who witnessed it virtually speechless...

    Blair Newman Written by Blair Newman about 11 months ago 5,703 reads 40 comments

  4. Evaluating AC Milan's Best Options for the Role of Deep-Lying Playmaker

    Since Andrea Pirlo departed in 2011, AC Milan have failed to win a single Scudetto. Considering that the club lies joint-second to Juventus in terms of Italian championships won, the five-year drought must be deemed a failure...

    Blair Newman Written by Blair Newman about 12 months ago 5,597 reads 29 comments

  5. Rijkaard, Albertini, Pirlo and AC Milan's Great Playmaking Tradition

    Some of the most beautiful sights in football emanate from the deep-lying playmaker. The position, known in Italy as the "regista" (which literally translates as "director"), is one generally occupied by the sport’s most gifted technicians...

    Blair Newman Written by Blair Newman about 12 months ago 8,564 reads 19 comments

  6. Keeping Alessio Romagnoli Was AC Milan's Best Piece of Summer Transfer Business

    This year’s summer transfer window was relatively inconspicuous from an AC Milan perspective. They brought in six new players, two on loan deals, while eschewing the signatures of big names...

    Blair Newman Written by Blair Newman about 12 months ago 4,039 reads 7 comments

  7. Picking the Best AC Milan XI of Players Born in Milan

    One of the most exciting aspects of the current AC Milan team is the quantity of talent coming through the club’s youth ranks. However, many of these prospects are not locals...

    Blair Newman Written by Blair Newman about 12 months ago 5,199 reads 9 comments

  8. AC Milan: The Benefits and Pitfalls of Milan Lab

    The 2007 Champions League final meant a lot to AC Milan . Two years on from the trauma of Istanbul, where they finished runners-up after throwing away a 3-0 lead to draw 3-3 with ...

    Blair Newman Written by Blair Newman about 12 months ago 7,896 reads 14 comments

  9. 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 12 months ago 7,739 reads 10 comments

  10. 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 12 months ago 4,573 reads 29 comments

  11. 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 12 months ago 6,305 reads 57 comments

  12. 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 12 months ago 3,767 reads 22 comments

  13. 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 12 months ago 6,142 reads 25 comments

  14. 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 12 months ago 3,533 reads 38 comments

  15. 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 12 months ago 2,520 reads 13 comments