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  • Serie A: Icardi leads Inter Milan to victory, AC Milan suffer loss 2 days ago

    Inter Milan's Mauro Icardi scored with two minutes remaining to hand them a 2-1 win over AS Roma in Serie A on Saturday, while AC Milan's slim hopes of playing in Europe next season were dented in a 2-1 defeat to Udinese. Inter took a 15th-minute lead as Brazilian Hernanes was...
  • Roma beat Napoli; Juventus, AC Milan win in Serie A April 5, 2015

    Rome: Roma ended their four-month winless streak at home with a 1-0 victory over Napoli in Serie A on Saturday, while Lazio kept up the pressure on their city rival with a 3-1 win at relegation-threatened Cagliari. In the late match, Carlos Tevez struck again to help runaway leader Juventus beat...
  • China's drinks king denies plans to buy Italy's AC Milan April 2, 2015

    The billionaire chairman of Chinese drinks maker Hangzhou Wahaha Group Co has knocked back reports he is planning a bid for struggling Italian soccer giants AC Milan, currently controlled by Italy's former prime minister Silvio Berlusconi. Zong Qinghou, worth an estimated $19 billion according to the latest annual Hurun rich list,...
  • Air Canada plane leaves runway, 23 injured March 30, 2015

    Air Canada officials said they will cooperate with authorities to find out why a jet carrying 133 passengers and five crew members left the runway as it tried to land on Sunday. ...
  • AC Milan beat Cagliari 3-1 for 1st win in four Serie A matches March 22, 2015

    Milan: AC Milan beat relegation-threatened Cagliari 3-1 to end a run of three matches without a victory in Serie A on Saturday. However, there were few fans present to witness the victory, with the Milan 'ultras' calling a strike to protest poor results, leaving the stands mainly empty apart from...
  • Serie A: Late Fiorentina goals sink AC Milan, Roma lose at home March 17, 2015

    Fiorentina piled on the misery for AC Milan by scoring twice in the last 10 minutes as they came from behind to win 2-1 and put more pressure on Filippo Inzaghi's team on Monday. Second-placed AS Roma's dismal form continued with a 2-0 loss at home to Sampdoria, keeping them 14...
  • AC Milan's troubles continue, Samuel Eto'o breaks Sampdoria duck March 8, 2015

    Milan: AC Milan's troubles continued when they conceded an equaliser in the fifth minute of stoppage time and were held 2-2 by modest visitors Verona in Serie A on Saturday. Former Cameroon striker Samuel Eto'o opened his Sampdoria account with a stunning strike in a 2-0 home win over Cagliari which...
  • Filippo Inzaghi refuses to blame injuries for AC Milan's troubles March 6, 2015

    AC Milan coach Filippo Inzaghi does not want to blame a perennial injury crisis for his team's indifferent form, he said on Friday. Midfielders Nigel de Jong and Riccardo Montolivo have joined half a dozen other players on the injury list for Saturday's Serie A match against Verona, which is seen...
  • Familiar tale at AC Milan as Filippo Inzaghi battles for survival March 5, 2015

    Milan: Filippo Inzaghi's future as AC Milan coach has been thrown into doubt and Saturday's match at home to Verona is being billed as his last chance to keep his first senior coaching job. In what has become a familiar routine, once-mighty Milan's season has turned into a story of crisis,...
  • AC Milan fail again to win two in a row in Serie A March 1, 2015

    Verona: AC Milan was held to a goalless draw at relegation-threatened Chievo Verona in Serie A on Saturday as it once again failed to win consecutive matches. Filippo Inzaghi's team doesn't have two successive victories since October, and remained ninth ahead of the rest of the weekend fixtures. Chievo earned a valuable...
  • Videocon launches WiFi ACs in India at Rs 36,000 onwards February 20, 2015

    Mumbai: Home-grown consumer durables major Videocon is looking at doubling its revenue from the AC segment at Rs 1,600 crore in the next one year, a senior company executive said. "At Videocon, currently, total consumer durable business is happening at Rs 9,000 crore. Thus, we are able to generate revenue to...
  • Thai businessman says in talks with AC Milan over stalkes in club February 18, 2015

    Thai businessman Bee Taechaubol says he has held "cordial and private" discussions with Serie A side AC Milan, following media reports that he had made an offer for a controlling stake in the club. "I would like to personally clarify some wrong or misleading information that appeared on Italian media in...
  • Not selling control of AC Milan, says Silvio Berlusconi February 16, 2015

    Former Italian prime minister Silvio Berlusconi said on Monday he was not interested in selling control of AC Milan, following reports of an offer being made for the soccer club by a Thai businessman. Earlier on Monday local media had said Bee Taechaubol, executive director of southeast Asian private equity group...
  • Roma draws 5th straight at home, 0-0 with last-place Parma February 15, 2015

    ROME: Second-place Roma were held 0-0 by last-place Parma on Sunday for a humiliating fifth consecutive draw at home in Serie A. Parma were recently sold for the second time this season and entered in complete disarray on a five-match losing streak as players await unpaid wages. Still, Roma struggled to impose...
  • Sam Smith wins Best New Artist Grammy; AC/DC kicks off the show with a bang February 9, 2015

    LOS ANGELES: Sam Smith's songs have brought fans to tears, but he was choked up when he earned his first Grammy Award for best new artist. "Oh my gosh. I have to try to stay something without crying," the singer said onstage, wearing a burgundy suit. Taylor Swift presented the award to...
  • Juventus upset AC Milan 3-1 in Italian Serie A February 8, 2015

    Rome: Juventus defeated AC Milan 3-1 to build up a 10-point lead at the Italian Serie A. It was Juventus' second consecutive win against Milan and the victory gave Juventus coach Massimiliano Allegri, who was sacked by Milan more than a year ago, a sweet revenge, Xinhua reported on Saturday. "We had...
  • Europe or bust for AC Milan coach Filippo Inzaghi February 5, 2015

    It has been a mixed season for AC Milan's rookie coach Filippo Inzaghi and his future at the club is likely to depend on his ability to steer them into a European qualifying spot. Milan, who face an ominous trip to play leaders Juventus on Saturday, are eighth in Serie A...
  • AC Milan unveil plans for new 48,000-seat stadium in 2018 February 4, 2015

    Milan: AC Milan have unveiled tentative plans for a new 48,000-seat stadium with a retractable roof to open for the 2018-19 season. The club posted a video featuring a model of the two-tier arena to be built next to the club's recently opened headquarters in the Portell-Fiera area of the city. Costs...
  • Vultures circling as crisis clubs AC Milan and Parma meet February 1, 2015

    Milan: Parma coach Roberto Donadoni says the vultures are circling his stricken Serie A side but he has no intention of resigning. Bottom-of-the-table Parma, mired in both financial problems and surrounded by a continuing mystery over their new owners, visit AC Milan on Sunday in a meeting of crisis clubs. Milan, who...
  • Mattia Destro gets rousing reception on joining Milan from Roma January 30, 2015

    London: Striker Mattia Destro joined struggling giants AC Milan from AS Roma on Thursday and was greeted by dozens of fans who created chaotic scenes at Milan central station. "It's been a wonderful welcome," the 23-year-old told Milan's website after he was met by chief executive Adriano Galliani and they were...
  • Klose scores one, sets up another as Lazio beat AC Milan 3-1 January 25, 2015

    Rome: Lazio came back to beat visiting AC Milan 3-1 and move into third place in Serie A on Saturday. Jeremy Menez put Milan ahead four minutes in at the Stadio Olimpico but Lazio - which has lost only once in eight matches - stormed back in the second half...
  • Supreme Court blow to N Srinivasan January 22, 2015

    Right from former BCCI President AC Muthiah to Sharad Pawar, everybody welcomed Supreme Court's verdict on IPL spot fixing scandal that had put N Srinivasan in a spot. ...
  • AC Milan's coach Inzaghi gets that sinking feeling January 19, 2015

    With a certain air of inevitability, AC Milan have slumped into a mid-season crisis and coach Filippo Inzaghi is falling into the same trap as predecessors Massimiliano Allegri and Clarence Seedorf. Allegri and Seedorf were sacked last season, both victims of a combination of unrealistically high expectations at the seven-times European...
  • AC Milan sign Spanish winger Suso from Liverpool January 17, 2015

    AC Milan have signed Liverpool's little-used Spanish winger Suso, the Premier League club confirmed on Saturday. The 21-year-old moves to Italy for an undisclosed fee with British media reports claiming he has signed a four-year-deal with the Serie A club. Suso failed to establish himself at Liverpool after joining in 2010, making...
  • AC Milan set to sign Suso from Liverpool, says Adriano Galliani January 17, 2015

    Milan: AC Milan are on the verge of signing Liverpool's little-used Spanish winger Suso, chief executive Adriano Galliani said on Friday. "It is done 99.9 percent," Galliani told reporters, adding the 21-year-old would arrive in Italy in the "coming days". Suso joined Liverpool in 2010 but has never established himself, spending the...
  • 10-man AC Milan draw 1-1 at Torino in Serie A January 11, 2015

    Milan: AC Milan was held to 1-1 at Torino in Serie A on Saturday, after playing half the match with 10 men and surviving several close shaves by the home side. Kamil Glik atoned for giving away an early penalty by equalizing for Torino with nine minutes remaining. "We're disappointed with the...
  • 17 AC buses of DTC gutted in fire, probe ordered January 1, 2015

    New Delhi: 17 low floor air-conditioned buses of Delhi Transport Corporation (DTC) were gutted in a major fire at Ambedkar Nagar depot in South Delhi in the wee hours. Nobody was injured. The cause of the fire was yet to be ascertained. An inquiry has been ordered into the incident. Fire department...
  • AC Milan beat Real Madrid 4-2 December 31, 2014

    Dubai: Italian football club AC Milan registered a 4-2 victory over 2014 UEFA Champions League winners Real Madrid in the Dubai Football Challenge at The Sevens Stadium. El Shaarawy scored twice in the 31st and 48th minute for AC Milan on Tuesday, reports Xinhua. Jeremy Menez made an opening strike and...
  • Fernando Torres to return to Atletico Madrid on loan December 29, 2014

    Madrid: Spain forward Fernando Torres has agreed to return to Atletico Madrid on loan from AC Milan until the end of the 2015-16 season, seven and a half years after leaving his boyhood club, the La Liga champions said on Monday. Torres, 30, has been struggling for goals since joining Chelsea...
  • Atletico Madrid close to sealing Fernando Torres deal December 28, 2014

    Madrid: Atletico Madrid are close to sealing a deal for Spain forward Fernando Torres to return to his boyhood club, assistant coach German Burgos said on Saturday. Later in the day, Torres' parent club Chelsea announced that the player's loan switch to AC Milan would become permanent next month but Spanish...