Clarence Seedorf

  • AC Milan sack manager Clarence Seedorf June 9, 2014

    AC Milan dismissed manager Clarence Seedorf on Monday and replaced him with another club great, Filippo Inzaghi. In a brief statement, Milan said it has handed youth-team coach Inzaghi a two-year contract until June 30, 2016. Seedorf, who was only four months into a two-and-a-half year contract, replaced the fired Massimiliano Allegri...
  • AC Milan to sack Seedorf, hire Inzaghi as coach: reports May 27, 2014

    AC Milan are set to fire coach Clarence Seedorf and replace him with youth team coach Filippo Inzaghi, Italian media said on Tuesday. Seedorf is only four months into a two-and-a-half year contract and has overseen a considerable improvement in results, but rumours about the Dutchman's future have been rife for...
  • Clarence Seedorf could stay on as AC Milan coach: Silvio Berlusconi May 16, 2014

    Clarence Seedorf could stay on as AC Milan manager next season despite reports that the Dutchman will be replaced in the summer, club president Silvio Berlusconi has said. Milan are currently languishing at eighth place and head into the final weekend of the Serie A season looking to grab a place...
  • Milan and Inter fighting over Europa League crumbs April 11, 2014

    Accustomed to fighting for the game's biggest honours, Inter Milan and AC Milan finds themselves in a seven-team scrap for a place in the unloved Europa League as their patchy Serie A campaigns draw to a close. Seven-times European champions Milan host bottom club Catania on Sunday and are in...
  • Balotelli, Kaka lead Milan to 3-0 win over Chievo March 30, 2014

    Milan: Mario Balotelli scored one goal and Kaka added two as AC Milan comfortably beat relegation-threatened Chievo Verona 3-0 on Saturday to give coach Clarence Seedorf consecutive victories for the first time since being hired in January. Balotelli volleyed in a cross from Adil Rami four minutes in at the San...
  • Seedorf urges Milan to beat Chievo March 29, 2014

    Milan: AC Milan head coach Clarence Seedorf has urged his side to carry on with their good form to register a win over Chievo. The Milan side, following a draw at Lazio and win against Fiorentina, will chase a win against Chievo at home on Saturday, Xinhua quoted Seedorf as saying. "The...
  • Clarence Seedorf not in position to relax at Milan March 27, 2014

    AC Milan coach Clarence Seedorf was a relieved man after his side beat Fiorentina on Wednesday, clearly believing he had survived his first severe test and could enjoy the rest of the season. Recent experience at the turbulent club, however, suggests that the Dutchman may have been lulled into a...
  • Seedorf wants Galliani to keep faith amid Milan struggles March 23, 2014

    Rome: Clarence Seedorf says that he has asked AC Milan chief Adriano Galliani to keep supporting him and his team amid claims the Dutchman has until Wednesday's trip to Fiorentina to save his job. Reports in Italian media say the 37-year-old coach is under pressure for poor results and his team's...
  • Amauri backheel piles on the misery for Milan March 17, 2014

    AC Milan's crisis deepened when they lost 4-2 at home to Parma after playing for almost the entire match with 10 men on Sunday, a fourth consecutive defeat in all competitions for Clarence Seedorf's rudderless team. Milan, who had goalkeeper Christian Abbiati sent off in the fifth minute, came to life...
  • Patience key for Atletico clash, says AC Milan's coach March 11, 2014

    Milan: AC Milan will play a patient game in Tuesday's Champions League last 16 second leg at Atletico Madrid when they attempt to overturn a 1-0 deficit, coach Clarence Seedorf said on Monday. The only player to win Europe's elite club competition with three different clubs, former Ajax Amsterdam, Real Madrid...
  • Debutant Seedorf looking to lift Milan in Champions League February 19, 2014

    Milan: Clarence Seedorf will need to tap into all the experience he gained as the only player to win the Champions League with three different clubs if his AC Milan side are to get past Atletico Madrid into the quarter-finals. Milan host the Spanish club, who are riding high in La...
  • Late Mario Balotelli penalty gives Seedorf winning AC Milan start January 20, 2014

    New coach Clarence Seedorf thanked AC Milan for having the courage to appoint him after watching his side beat Hellas Verona 1-0 with a late Mario Balotelli penalty on his debut on Sunday. "The focus has been to rediscover the joy of playing, to do training sessions with the ball," the...
  • Seedorf vows to help Milan rediscover joy January 18, 2014

    Milan: New AC Milan coach Clarence Seedorf says he will take the club back to the top as he helps his players "rediscover joy in playing football." Seedorf signed a two-and-a-half year contract at AC Milan on Thursday, replacing Massimiliano Allegri, who was fired following Sunday's disappointing 4-3 loss at newly-promoted...
  • Seedorf returns to Milan, Sampdoria next in line for Juventus January 17, 2014

    Former AC Milan player Clarence Seedorf will take charge of his first match as coach of the Italian team when they hosts in-form Hellas Verona on Sunday. Also, Juventus is looking to continue its charge to another Serie A title and extend its winning streak when it plays Sampdoria on Saturday....
  • Seedorf signs two-and-a-half year contract as AC Milan coach January 16, 2014

    Milan: Clarence Seedorf has signed a two-and-a-half year contract to coach AC Milan ahead of his first training session in charge of the Serie A club. Seedorf, who had been playing with Botofogo in Brazil, landed in Milan on Wednesday night and signed the deal Thursday. The 37-year-old scored 62 goals in...
  • Clarence Seedorf confirms he will become AC Milan coach January 14, 2014

    Rio de Janeiro: Former Netherlands and AC Milan midfielder Clarence Seedorf said on Tuesday he would become the Serie A club's new coach after announcing an end to his illustrious playing career. The 37-year-old Dutchman, who has no previous coaching experience, told a Rio de Janeiro news conference that he was...
  • Seedorf to be next Milan coach: Reports December 21, 2013

    Rio de Janeiro: Botafogo midfielder Clarence Seedorf is set to be the next manager of AC Milan, according to media reports. The 37-year-old has signed an in-principal deal to join the club next season, replacing current manager Massimiliano Allegri, Xinhua cited Globoesporte as saying Friday. Seedorf has six months left on his...
  • Botafogo deny Clarence Seedorf link to AC Milan job April 28, 2013

    Rio de Janeiro: Brazil's top-flight football club Botafogo have denied that their star midfielder Clarence Seedorf could return to Italian outfit AC Milan next season as coach. The 37-year-old is reportedly top on Milan president Silvio Berlusconi's list to replace under-pressure Massimiliano Allegri next season, reports Xinhua. "If he is able to...
  • Milan sign Acerbi and Constant, Seedorf exits June 22, 2012

    Milan: AC Milan have agreed to sign Chievo defender Francesco Acerbi and Genoa's Guinea midfielder Kevin Constant, the Serie A club said in a statement, but midfielder Clarence Seedorf is leaving after 10 years with the Rossoneri. Milan, who lost their Italian league title to Juventus in May, are swelling their...