News 12 // 02 Dec 2018, 21:18 IST SHARE AC Milan boss Gennaro Gattuso described Patrick Cutrone as having "fire in his veins" after his performance in Sunday's win over Parma, but kept his cards close to his chest on the possibility of a return for Zlatan Ibrahimovic.The Rossoneri fought back to run out 2-1 winners with Cutrone's effort and Franck Kessie's penalty, awarded after a VAR review much to the consternation of the visitors, cancelling out Roberto Inglese's 49th-minute opener.Cutrone may not have started the match had Gonzalo Higuain not been serving a suspension in Serie A after being sent off against Juventus last month, while rumours continue to mount that veteran forward Ibrahimovic could return to San Siro in January.Asked by DAZN how the three could fit into his XI, Gattuso initially replied with his tongue in his cheek, saying: "And what about Lucas Paqueta, where do we put him?" – a reference to the Flamengo midfielder who is … [Read more...] about Gattuso: Ibrahimovic, Higuain and Cutrone? What about Paqueta!
ZLATAN IBRAHIMOVIC, Floyd Mayweather and Wladimir Klitschko's ex Hayden Panettiere were among the A-listers watching Deontay Wilder's super-fight against Tyson Fury. The Staples Center in Los Angeles was packed with some of the biggest names from boxing and entertainment as the two heavyweight titans went head to head. Gennady Golovkin and Evander Holyfield represented the fight game while NBA legend Shaquille O'Neal rocked up wearing a huge gold Superman necklace. Mayweather wore a Peaky Blinders-style flat cap - but there wasn't too much of his £4million jewellery on show outside his black and grey outfit. More boxing royalty in the form of Terence Crawford, Buster Douglas, Michael Spinks and Riddick Bowe were all in attendance too. But it was the appearance of Panettiere that was most striking. Live BlogFIGHT NIGHT LIVE Fury lifts himself off canvas in brutal draw with Wilder CommentDAVE KIDD Fury was knocked down twice by Wilder.. that's why draw was the correct result … [Read more...] about Zlatan Ibrahimovic, Floyd Mayweather and Wladimir Klitschko’s ex Hayden Panettiere among A-listers at Deontay Wilder vs Tyson Fury
ZLATAN IBRAHIMOVIC snubbed a move to Man City eight years ago after Pep Guardiola desperately tried to flog him from Barcelona. The Swedish superstar moved to the Nou Camp in July 2009 but only spent one season with the then European champions. Boss Guardiola made it clear to Catalan club chiefs he wanted Ibrahimovic to leave despite the £56.5million transfer fee the year before. Ibrahimovic, 37, eventually escaped on loan to AC Milan ahead of a £24m cut-price capture. But in a new book, he reveals a move to the Premier League was on the table. Ibrahimovic said: “We had a meeting with Sandro Rosell, who had just become club president. “He was good, he was honest. He told me that Guardiola wanted me sold at any price. “‘You can say which club you want to join,' he said. 'We’ll call them and offer you to them.’ I replied that there was no other club, because I didn’t want to go. “At one point they asked me about Manchester City. … [Read more...] about Zlatan Ibrahimovic snubbed Man City move before he joined Manchester United
Stephen Creek Published on Nov. 25, 2018 Nov. 25, 2018 Gennaro Gattuso refused to rule out a move for Zlatan Ibrahimovic after seeing his side scrape a 1-1 draw at Lazio but said his focus is on improving his fifth-placed team's performances. Milan were on course for a fourth victory in five Serie A matches after Franck Kessie scored in the 78th minute at the Stadio Olimpico to put the visitors ahead. Gattuso's hopes were dashed when substitute Joaquin Correa equalised in the 94th minute to earn Lazio a point that their dominant attacking performance deserved against a Milan side missing numerous key players. SIGN UP to watch every Serie A match this season on DAZN The Rossoneri lined up without injured midfielders Giacomo Bonaventura and Lucas Biglia, while defenders Mattia Caldara, Mateo Musacchio, Alessio Romagnoli and Ivan Strinic are also sidelined. Andrea Conti and Gonzalo Higuain … [Read more...] about ‘We’ll see’ – Gattuso does not rule out Ibrahimovic but is focused on Milan’s current squad
News 15 // 26 Nov 2018, 02:22 IST SHARE Gennaro Gattuso refused to rule out a move for Zlatan Ibrahimovic after seeing his side scrape a 1-1 draw at Lazio but said his focus is on improving his fifth-placed team's performances.Milan were on course for a fourth victory in five Serie A matches after Franck Kessie scored in the 78th minute at the Stadio Olimpico to put the visitors ahead.Gattuso's hopes were dashed when substitute Joaquin Correa equalised in the 94th minute to earn Lazio a point that their dominant attacking performance deserved against a Milan side missing numerous key players.The Rossoneri lined up without injured midfielders Giacomo Bonaventura and Lucas Biglia, while defenders Mattia Caldara, Mateo Musacchio, Alessio Romagnoli and Ivan Strinic are also sidelined.Andrea Conti and Gonzalo Higuain missed the match through suspension and Gattuso was asked whether reports that he might look bring LA Galaxy … [Read more...] about No point discussing Ibrahimovic – Gattuso