The Diavolo are enduring an awful start to the 2012/13 season, sitting in 15th place in the Serie A table, having accumulated a woeful seven points from eight games.
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And their recent Champions League loss to Malaga on Wednesday evening will have done nothing to ease the load on the Tuscan trainer's shoulders.
However, Albertini, a five-time Scudetto winner with the Milanese club himself, has stressed the importance of keeping faith in the current regime.
"You just keep Allegri. In a project, the balance point is the coach and it is right that we work together to strengthen," he told Corriere dello Sport.
"The difficulties are understandable considering a change in market strategies determined by the financial statements.
"The results are there for all to see, but it is also true that it takes time to grow young players."