PAOLO MALDINI

  • Maldini bids adieu as Milan beat Fiorentina June 2, 2009

    New Delhi: Paolo Maldini played his final professional game of an unrivalled 25year career, and it was a happy ending as Milan beat Fiorentina 20 at the Stadio Franchi to secure third place. All the talk in the buildup to this game was over Paolo Maldini, who was playing the final...
  • Guardiola dedicates Champions League win to Maldini May 28, 2009

    New Delhi: Pep is certainly pleased to have won Europe's top club prize and has made an unexpected dedication to Calcio. Barcelona defeated Manchester United 20 in the Champions League final in Rome on Wednesday. After the match, Blaugrana boss Pep Guardiola spoke about his delight at winning the trophy. One of...
  • Roma mar Milan legend Maldini's last home match May 25, 2009

    New Delhi: Attacks were clearly on top as Roma beat Milan 32 in Paolo Maldini's San Siro farewell. PreMatch News Mathieu Flamini and David Beckham were restored to the lineup after returning to the match as the Rossoneri wore special jerseys to honour Paolo Maldini in his final home match. Meanwhile, Juan returned...
  • Maldini believes Amauri should play for Italy March 28, 2009

    New Delhi: The debate over which international nation Amauri will play for continues to roll on, as the Juventus man has been tossing up between Italy and Brazil for several months now. A number of key figures have had their say on what he should do, with the latest being perhaps...
  • Paolo Maldini says yes to Italy comeback February 4, 2009

    New Delhi: Legendary Milan and Italy defender Paolo Maldini admits he will return to play for the Azzurri after he heard of Goal.com's campaign to bring him back to La Nazionale for one last time. Paolo Maldini has promised millions of fans around the world that he will wear the famous...
  • Lippi happy to give Paolo Maldini Italy testimonial January 31, 2009

    New Delhi: The World Cupwinning Italy coach is backing Goal.com's campaign to see Paolo Maldini play one last time for the Azzurri before finally hanging up his boots. Earlier this week Goal.com launched an ambitious campaign calling for Paolo Maldini to be handed one final cap for his country, an international...
  • Beckham impresses Maldini at AC Milan January 4, 2009

    New Delhi: AC Milan captain Paolo Maldini has praised the work ethic of loan signing David Beckham. The England midfield star is currently training in Dubai with the rest of the Milan squad after joining the team on a shortterm deal from the Los Angeles Galaxy. Beckham has not played since the...
  • Maldini remains optimistic over Milans Scudetto chances December 30, 2008

    New Delhi: The legend of the Rossoneri believes that his side are still in with a chance of claiming the Scudetto this season. AC Milan have had a fairly inconsistent season to date, however despite this they find themselves sitting in a respectable third position in the standings. They have managed to...
  • Ramos to replace Maldini at Milan: Reports November 22, 2008

    New Delhi: AC Milan are ready to make a move for Real Madrid stopper Sergio Ramos as a replacement for the legendary Paolo Maldini, according to Il Corriere Dello Sport. The Italian will finally be hanging up his boots at the end of the season and reinforcements are needed at San...
  • I dreamt of Milan, says Madrid's Raul November 1, 2008

    New Delhi: Real Madrid captain Raul has been playing with the Spanish giants for 14 years, but he admits to being fascinated by Italian players and that he fantasised about a Rossoneri future when he was a kid. The Merengues stalwart was given his debut in a Real shirt in October...
  • Raul shows admiration for Maldini, Hierro October 25, 2008

    New Delhi: Los Blancos icon Raul Gonzalez Blanco spoke at length in an interview with Realmadrid TV, discussing numerous subjects including his heroes and mentors during his young playing days. Raul will be approaching his 14th year at the White House' in a few days' time (October 29) and after close...