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Marco Fassone: Why AC Milan didn’t buy Cristiano Ronaldo

AC Milan’s former owner Li Yonghong wanted to sign Cristiano Ronaldo a year before the five-time Ballon d’Or winner joined Juventus, but was persuaded they could not afford him, ex-club chief executive Marco Fassone said on Tuesday.
Former AC Milan player Kaka at the St. Petersburg Stadium. MB Media via Getty Images

Kaka to make AC Milan return, join Paolo Maldini, Leonardo in director roles

Kaka will return to AC Milan in September to learn the ropes as a club director, according to technical director Leonardo.
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AC Milan fire sporting director as managerial reshuffle continues

AC Milan relieved Massimiliano Mirabelli of his duties as sporting director on Tuesday, only days after the Italian club also severed ties with general manager Marco Fassone.

AC Milan name new chairman as Elliott take control

AC Milan have announced the appointment of Paolo Scaroni as chairman as the club heralded the "dawn of a new era" under new owners Elliott Management.
Pepe Reina has moved to AC Milan

AC Milan sign Pep Reina and Ivan Strinic on free transfers

AC Milan have confirmed the signings of Pepe Reina and Ivan Strinic on free transfers from Napoli and Sampdoria respectively.

Massimiliano Mirabelli: AC Milan to reward Gennaro Gattuso with new contract

AC Milan sporting director Massimiliano Mirabelli says Gennaro Gattuso will sign a new contract this Easter as he believes he is the right man to start a new cycle at the Serie A club.

Arsenal test as murky finances threaten AC Milan

AC Milan's superb recent run faces a stiff test against Arsenal in the Europa League last-16 first leg in Italy on Thursday amid a backdrop of murky finances which are threatening one of Italy's most successful clubs.

Gennaro Gattuso: No financial problems at ‘perfect machine’ AC Milan

AC Milan coach Gennaro Gattuso stressed that wages were being paid as he denied reports of financial difficulties at the club.

AC Milan have ‘no intention’ of selling Gianluigi Donnarumma

Gianluigi Donnarumma will not be sold by AC Milan in the January transfer window, according to the club's chief executive Marco Fassone.

AC Milan’s Gennaro Gattuso plays down Gianluigi Donnarumma exit talk

AC Milan coach Gennaro Gattuso has shrugged off speculation that Gianluigi Donnarumma wants to leave the club by saying the goalkeeper looks as committed as ever to the side.

AC Milan signed too many players – Marco Fassone

AC Milan's fervent activity in the transfer market ahead of the 2017-18 season may be responsible for destabilising the club in Serie A, says CEO Marco Fassone.

Everton, AC Milan look for Europa League morale boost

Under-fire Everton will hope to kickstart their campaign when they play host to Lyon on Thursday looking for a first win in the Europa League group stage.

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Algerians protest against President Bouteflika’s bid for fifth term

Hundreds of demonstrators, in defiance of a ban of protests, rallied in the Algerian capital against a bid by ailing President Abdelaziz Bouteflika for a fifth term in office.

Elections: Rivers APC kicks as INEC chairman claims every judgment has been obeyed

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Elections: Police summon APC Reps member over Kano violence

The police in Kano on Friday ‘invited’ a member of the House of Representatives, Abdulmumin Jibrin, over his alleged role in a bloody clash between members of the PDP and APC in Bebeji Local Government Area.

Elections: Liberia’s Ellen Sirleaf urges politicians to maintain peace, adhere to rule of law

Head of the ECOWAS Election Observetion Mission (EOM), former Liberia’s President, Ellen Johnson-Sirleaf, has urged Nigerians, particularly the political class, to sustain the peace that characterised the postponement of the Presidential and National Assembly elections and also conduct themselves according to the laws of the land as they go to the polls Saturday.

Policeman, thugs arrested for branding private vehicles in police colours

An unidentified police inspector was arrested on Thursday at a hotel in Ewet Housing Estate for aiding some people to brand two private vehicles in police colour.