Wednesday, April 16, 2014
The director says the club are delighted to have the coach in charge and hopes he can deliver the Europa League trophy this season along with a third straight Serie A title
The versatile attacker has stressed that he is happy with life in Serie A and is pleased with his decision to move on.
The Italy international has nothing but praise for his young teammate and has little doubt the Bianconeri directors will make the right decision on whether to sell the midfielder
Tuesday, April 15, 2014
The Rossoneri great believes the key to long-term success is based upon spending money on nurturing young talent rather than large sums on big-name stars.
The Italy coach says he still doesn't know which players will occupy the remaining spots on his team in Brazil.
The 33-year-old is out of contract at Stamford Bridge this summer and is yet to be offered a new deal, while the Nigerian has been sidelined by the impressive Nemanja Matic.
The Bianconeri defender insists that his side must not allow their standards to slip and believes rotation is vital as they challenge for Serie A and Europa League glory
This extract from Andrea Pirlo's autobiography, 'I think therefore I play', looks at how the World Cup winner came astonishingly close to signing for the Spanish giants
Monday, April 14, 2014
The forward has often made the headlines for dishing out his own retribution, but his coach believes it's time referees brought a halt to the physical treatment towards him
The winger has scored eight league goals since his summer arrival and impressed with his willingness to track back and defend.
First half goals from Sebastian Giovinco and Fernando Llorente helped Antonio Conte's men extend their lead atop the Serie A table to eight points with five games remaining.
The midfielder has adopted a philosophical approach as he continues his recovery from injury by reminding himself of fellow professionals who have returned better players.
The forward duo struck in the first half as Antonio Conte's side took another step toward retaining their Serie A crown.
The Italy international feels it is vital that the Nerazzurri begin challenging in European competitions again and says he is glad to be in the frame for a spot in the World Cup.
Sunday, April 13, 2014
The Reds struck on three further occasions at Anfield on Sunday, and only Real Madrid has scored more league goals in Europe's major leagues this season
The Rossoneri climbed back into the top half of the Serie A table thanks to Montolivo's strike but made tough work of the league's basement boys at the San Siro
The midfielder scored the only goal of the game to continue Clarence Seedorf side's recent run of form.
The former Real Madrid attacker netted twice to help the hosts to a vital win in the race for Champions League football.
The Argentine was the star of a feisty clash which saw the Nerazzurri see off the 10-man hosts thanks to a second-half salvo.
The Bianconeri boss says he and his side can learn from the experience of juggling Serie A and Europa League but feels the club deserves to be competing on two fronts.