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  • Vivienne Westwood pays tribute to the Prince Charles' environmental efforts at Milan Fashion Week January 20, 2015

    Paris: Fashion designer Vivienne Westwood paid tribute to the Prince of Wales at Milan Fashion Week by displaying a collection of notes praising his environmental work. The fashion designer, 73, honoured the 66-year-old royal during her autumn-winter 2015 menswear show, according to the Daily Telegraph newspaper, reports femalefirst.co.uk. "I want to pay...
  • 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...
  • AS Roma, Inter Milan held to draws in Serie A January 18, 2015

    Milan: Roma were held to 1-1 at Palermo on Saturday in another slip-up in their quest for the Serie A title. Rudi Garcia's team fell three points behind Juventus after last week's derby draw against Lazio, and the defending champions can pull further ahead on Sunday when they host Hellas Verona...
  • 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...
  • Filmmaker Milan Luthria teams up with Ajay Devgn for 'Baadshaho' January 16, 2015

    Mumbai: Filmmaker Milan Luthria is collaborating again with actor Ajay Devgn for his next directorial venture 'Baadshaho'. The 'Dirty Picture' director started his career with Devgn-starrer 'Kachche Dhaage' followed by 'Chori Chori' and 'Once Upon a Time in Mumbaai'. 'Baadshaho' will be written by Rajat Arora, who wrote dialogues for his films...
  • Inter Milan claim first home win since Roberto Mancini's return January 11, 2015

    Inter Milan gave coach Roberto Mancini his first home Serie A win since his return to the club in November when they beat fading Genoa 3-1 on Sunday. Inter, stuck in an uncomfortable midtable position, took a 2-0 halftime lead through Argentine strikers Rodrigo Palacio and Mauro Icardi. Palacio gave them an...
  • 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...
  • Xherdan Shaqiri joins Inter Milan January 10, 2015

    Milan: Italian Serie A team Internazionale has announced that the Switzerland international Xherdan Shaqiri has signed a four-and-a-half-year contract until June 30, 2019. The 23-year-old player, who stands 1.69 meters tall, shone in last season's German Bundesliga for Bayern Munich. Just like his former club member Arjen Robben, Shaqiri has wonderful...
  • Inter Milan reach deal to sign Shaqiri from Bayern Munich January 8, 2015

    Milan: Inter Milan has reached a deal with Bayer Munich to sign midfielder Xherdan Shaqiri. On Thursday the Serie A side confirmed the agreement between the clubs, adding that the deal still had to be signed. Shaqiri is expected to arrive in Milan in the next 24 hours to complete the...
  • Inter Milan hold Juve, miserable debut for Zola January 7, 2015

    Milan: Serie A leaders Juventus were held to a 1-1 draw by Inter Milan who hit back through a clinical Mauro Icardi strike after conceding an early Carlos Tevez goal on Tuesday. Second-placed AS Roma cut the gap to one point with a 1-0 win at Udinese, although the hosts claimed...
  • Serie A: Juventus gear up for Inter Milan after holiday break January 6, 2015

    Juventus aim to bounce back from a loss to Napoli in the Italian Super Cup when they host Inter Milan on Tuesday as Serie A resumes with a full slate of matches after a holiday break. Juventus hold a three-point lead over Roma and have lost only once in the Italian...
  • Lukas Podolski completes loan move to Inter Milan January 5, 2015

    London: Striker Lukas Podolski has completed a loan move from Arsenal to Inter Milan for the rest of the season, the Premier League club said on Monday. The 29-year-old German has scored 31 goals in 82 appearances for Arsenal since arriving from Cologne in 2012. "Everyone at Arsenal would like to wish...
  • Lukas Podolski meets Inter Milan's boss and says goodbye to Arsenal January 4, 2015

    Milan: Lukas Podolski's transfer to Inter Milan moved closer on Saturday when the Germany forward met coach Roberto Mancini at the Serie A side's training ground and said his goodbyes to Arsenal. "The World Cup winner was at the Centro Sportivo Angelo Moratti today to get to know his new training...
  • Lukas Podolski to sign Inter Milan loan deal January 3, 2015

    Rome: German striker Lukas Podolski arrived at Milan where he is set to sign a loan deal with Inter after being dumped by Arsenal. The 29-year-old, who arrived at the Italian city on Friday, had become frustrated due to his lack of playing time with the English Premier League side, reported...
  • 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...
  • Serie A: Inter recover to earn 2-2 draw in Lazio thriller December 22, 2014

    Milan: Lazio squandered a two-goal lead against Inter Milan as they drew 2-2 at the San Siro on Sunday and wasted a golden chance to take sole possession of third spot in Serie A. Felipe Anderson's first-half double put Lazio in control but goals from Mateo Kovacic and Rodrigo Palacio late...
  • Sonakshi Sinha: Time for me to switch to performance-oriented roles December 19, 2014

    New Delhi: After mostly playing the quintessential 'desi girl' in big-budget commercial films, Sonakshi Sinha feels it is time for her to do more performance-oriented movies. The 27-year-old star's filmography boasts of entertainers like 'Dabangg', 'Rowdy Rathore', 'Action Jackson', with an exception of 'Lootera', an intense love story which got her...
  • Inter Milan win 2-0 at Chievo for Mancini's first Serie A victory December 16, 2014

    Milan: Inter Milan gave Roberto Mancini his first Serie A victory since returning as coach a month ago when they won 2-0 in soggy conditions at Chievo on Monday. The visitors were helped by an inspired first-half performance from goalkeeper Samir Handanovic and ended up comfortable winners after the Flying Donkeys...
  • Juventus snatch 2-1 win over Torino, Roma beat Inter Milan in Italy December 1, 2014

    Milan: Andrea Pirlo scored deep into stoppage time as 10-man Juventus snatched a 2-1 win over Torino in a derby match on Sunday, while Roma kept pace with the league leaders with a 4-2 win over Inter Milan. "I followed the move, (Arturo) Vidal did well to see me, and I...
  • AC Milan beat Udinese 2-0; Genoa win 3-0 at Cesena in Serie A November 30, 2014

    Milan: Genoa moved provisionally into third place in Serie A on Sunday as they cruised to a 3-0 win at Cesena, while AC Milan earned a 2-0 victory at home to Udinese in a match which saw both teams reduced to 10 men. Genoa were up 2-0 after just eight minutes...
  • Serie A: AC Milan draw 1-1 against city rival Inter November 24, 2014

    Milan: Roberto Mancini's first game back in charge of Inter ended with a 1-1 draw against city rival AC Milan in front of a sellout crowd on Sunday. A stunning Jeremy Menez volley gave Milan the halftime lead but Joel Obi leveled shortly after the hour mark. Both sides also hit...
  • Inter announce Roberto Mancini's return as coach November 14, 2014

    Milan: Inter Milan reappointed former coach Roberto Mancini on Friday, hours after firing Walter Mazzarri following a poor run of results. Mancini spent four years in charge at Inter, winning two Italian Cups and three straight league titles - although one was awarded after Juventus was stripped for match-fixing. "Our goal is...
  • Inter Milan fire coach Walter Mazzarri November 14, 2014

    Milan: Inter Milan fired coach Walter Mazzarri on Friday after a run of poor results left the team in ninth place in Serie A. Inter president Erick Thohir had given Mazzarri his backing on a number of occasions but finally decided to part ways with the 53-year-old coach. "Inter Milan announces that...
  • Serie A: AC Milan's winless streak stretches to four matches November 9, 2014

    Rome: AC Milan's winless streak stretched to four matches following a 2-2 draw at third-place Sampdoria in Serie A on Saturday, although the Rossoneri could at least celebrate promising young forward Stephan El Shaarawy breaking his scoring drought. El Shaarawy put Milan ahead in the 10th minute with his first goal...
  • AC Milan lose 2-0 at home to Palermo in Serie A November 3, 2014

    Milan: AC Milan lost 2-0 at home to Palermo and failed to move back level with third-place Sampdoria, who beat Fiorentina 3-1 earlier on Sunday in Serie A. Cristian Zapata scored an own goal and was at fault for Paulo Dybala's second as two goals in as many minutes consigned...
  • Massimo Moratti ends Inter Milan link after 19 years October 24, 2014

    Milan: Former Inter Milan owner Massimo Moratti has resigned as honorary president, ending his 19-year association with the club. The 69-year-old quit almost exactly one year after selling a 70 per cent stake in the club to a consortium led by Indonesian business tycoon Erick Thohir, who replaced Moratti as club...
  • Serie A: Inter Milan fight back to draw 2-2 against Napoli October 20, 2014

    Milan: Inter Milan came back twice to rescue a 2-2 draw at home to Napoli in Serie A on Sunday, while AC Milan climbed into fourth after securing a 3-1 victory at Hellas Verona thanks to a brace from Keisuke Honda. The match at San Siro sparked into life late on...