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...

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  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 15,969 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 11 months ago 5,584 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 11 months ago 8,561 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 11 months ago 4,036 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 11 months ago 5,192 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 11 months ago 7,858 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 11 months ago 7,735 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 11 months ago 4,569 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 11 months ago 6,304 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 11 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 11 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 11 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 11 months ago 2,520 reads 13 comments

  16. 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 11 months ago 2,781 reads 14 comments

  17. 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 6,127 reads 46 comments

  18. 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 12 months ago 12,349 reads 69 comments

  19. 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 12 months ago 15,558 reads 57 comments

  20. 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...

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  21. 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 12 months ago 3,268 reads 11 comments

  22. 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 12 months ago 4,145 reads 24 comments

  23. 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 12 months ago 3,156 reads 8 comments

  24. 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 12 months ago 5,200 reads 36 comments

  25. 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...

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