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Balotelli and El Shaarawy give Azzurri ‘foreign’ look

Mario Balotelli (right) balances a ball on his finger beside Stephan El Shaarawy, his Confederations Cup striking partner. Photo: AFP

Mario Balotelli and Stephan El Shaarawy, sons of immigrants, are the new faces of Italy. And the AC Milan forwards will be leading the attack for the Azzurri at the Confederations Cup.

Thursday, 13 June, 2013, 5:52am

AC Milan set sights on victory against Juventus in Turin

El Shaarawy

Juventus may be cruising to a 29th Serie A title, but AC Milan are still aiming to come away from Turin with a win this weekend, striker Stephan El Shaarawy says.

With Juventus now 11 points ahead of Napoli after the second-placed side's 1-1 draw at Milan last week, a second straight Scudetto already seems a formality for the Turin giants.

20 Apr 2013 - 5:08am

Flamini goes from hero to zero as AC Milan stumble against Napoli

Mathieu Flamini. Photo: AP

Flamini opened the scoring with his second goal of the season on the half-hour, but Goran Pandev brought the visitors level in the 33rd minute. The Frenchman then went on to get himself sent off in the second half. 

16 Apr 2013 - 5:04am

Napoli aim to continue good form at Milan

SSC Naples' Macedonian forward Goran Pandev. Photo: AFP

Title-chasers Napoli will look to maintain their purple patch against AC Milan today, when a win for the visitors and defeat for Juventus at Lazio could blow the title race wide open.

13 Apr 2013 - 2:53am

Barca out to save Euro campaign against Milan

Jordi Roura

After a record-breaking start to the season Barcelona have suffered a dip in form and face a stern test of their Champions League credentials against AC Milan tonight as they look to overturn a 2-0 first-leg defeat to progress to the quarter-finals.

12 Mar 2013 - 5:29am

Roura wary of going all-out against Milan

Jordi Roura

Barcelona assistant manager Jordi Roura says his side will have to balance attacking intent with caution if they are to progress to the Champions League quarter-finals against AC Milan tomorrow night.

11 Mar 2013 - 4:02am

Balotelli double moves Milan to fourth

Mario Balotelli in action against Udinese. The controversial striker was making his debut after joining from Manchester City. Photo: Xinhua

Mario Balotelli scored a brace on his debut, including a controversial late penalty, to secure a precious 2-1 win for AC Milan over Udinese and move the resurgent Rossoneri up to fourth place in Serie A.

Champions Juventus remain top after restoring their three-point lead over Napoli with a 2-1 away win over Chievo.

5 Feb 2013 - 3:49am

Mancini confirms Balotelli to join AC Milan

Mario Balotelli is set to return to Italy to join AC Milan. Photo: Reuters

Manchester City coach Roberto Mancini confirmed on Tuesday that Mario Balotelli is set to return to Italy to join AC Milan, who had announced his transfer earlier in the day.

Milan said the controversial striker would arrive in Italy on Wednesday and undergo a medical examination before signing a 4½-year contract.

29 Aug 2013 - 4:13am

Short Soccer, January 18, 2013

Luis Suarez

Controversial Liverpool striker Luis Suarez, 25, believes he is picked on by the British media but admits he did dive earlier this season in a Premier League match.

18 Jan 2013 - 4:27am

Silvio Berlusconi says AC Milan will walk off pitch again if confronted by racism

Silvio Berlusconi

AC Milan owner Silvio Berlusconi has pledged that his team will walk off the pitch again to support a player who was the victim of racist abuse by fans, as the move was widely hailed as setting a precedent against bigotry.

6 Jan 2013 - 2:35am

Boateng, Milan storm off pitch after racist chants

Ac Milan's Ghanaian defender Prince Kevin Boateng leaves the pitch during the friendly football match between Pro Patria and Ac Milan in Busto Arsizio on Thursday. Photo: AFP

AC Milan striker Kevin-Prince Boateng stormed off the pitch after racist chants from a group of fans on Thursday, forcing a friendly away game against fourth-tier club Pro Patria to be suspended.

4 Jan 2013 - 9:18am

Torino aims to turn tide against Juventus in Serie A

Lorenzo Insigne

One of Serie A's biggest derbies takes centre stage today when Torino visit Juventus Stadium with the unlikely hope of denting the Old Lady's bid for a successful title defence.

"Il Grand Torino" were once one of Italy's biggest teams and their history hangs over the city, no more so than at the Superga hill where virtually the entire team was wiped out in a plane crash in May 1949.

1 Dec 2012 - 4:22am

Juventus out to bring Milan back down to earth

Juventus coach Antonio Conte

AC Milan's joy at qualifying for the Champions League could be tempered by a desperate need for points in Italy's Serie A, and the formidable challenge of on-form visitors Juventus tomorrow.

Seven-time winners Milan beat Serie A champions Juventus into the last 16 of Europe's premier club competition with victory over Anderlecht on Wednesday.

24 Nov 2012 - 3:06am

Short Soccer, November 14, 2012

Multiple-country Euro 2020 on the cards

14 Nov 2012 - 1:21am

Short Soccer, November 8, 2012

Galaxy won't change tactics, says Beckham

8 Nov 2012 - 3:17am