PITTSBURGH- Milan are 4-1 down at half-time in their Guinness International Champions Cup match against the English champions Manchester City. The English side took a 4 goal lead within the opening 30 minutes of the match with the goals coming from Jovetic, Navas, Sinclair and Ihenacho.
Captain for the evening Sulley Muntari pulled one back on 42 minutes for Inzaghi’s Milan.
A full match report will follow at the end of the match.
PITTSBURGH- This is how Milan and Manchester City will line-up at the Heinz Field, Pittsburgh in the second match of the Guinness International Champions Cup:
Milan: Agazzi; De Sciglio, Alex, Rami, Constant; Poli, Cristante, Muntari (c); Honda, Niang, El Shaarawy. Subs: Abbiati, Gabriel, Mexes, Albertazzi, Abate, Bonera, Zaccardo, Saponara, Essien, Mastalli, Pinato, Pazzini, Balotelli, Mastour. Coach: Filippo Inzaghi.
Manchester City: Caballero; Clichy, Nastasic, Boyata, Kolarov (c); Sinclair, Fernando, Zuculini, Navas; Jovetic, Ihenacho. Subs: Hart, Wright, Lawlor, Richards, Bossaerts, Denayer, Rekik, Yaya Toure, Nasri, Garcia, Huws, Rodwell, Milner, Divad Silva, Guidetti, Dzeko. Coach: Manuel Pellegrini.
MILAN – The countdown to Milan-Manchester City in the Guinness International Champions Cup is underway.
At 16.00 local time (22.00 CET) the rossoneri will run out at the Heinz Field Stadium in Pittsburgh to face the English Champions in what is the second match for Inzaghi’s boys on their pre-season tour in North America.
MILAN – The Milan Primavera and Berretti Youth Sector sides have started their pre-season training camp in Ponte di Legno in the province of Brescia. Over the course of their stay, they will play a series of friendly fixtures to prepare for the coming season. This is the fixture list below:
Wed 30 July, 5pm Milan-Ciliverghe, Stadio Comunale Temù (BS).
Sunday 3 August, 5pm Milan-Olginatese, Stadio Comunale Temù (BS).
Saturday 9 August, 5pm Milan-Vallecamonica, Stadio Comunale Temù (BS).
Tuesday 12 August, 4.30pm Milan-Rigamonti, Centro Sportivo Vismara (MI).
Saturday 2 August, 5pm Milan-Unica Futura, Stadio Comunale Temù (BS).
Wednesday 6 August, 5pm Milan-Ciliverghe, Stadio Comunale Temù (BS).
Saturday 9 August, 5pm Rigamonti-Milan, Stadio Comunale Castegnato (BS).
MILAN – From Tuesday the 29th of July, season tickets go on general sale to the public through all of the club’s official sales outlets.
For more information, please visit the following website: http://www.acmilan.com/infoabbonamenti/en/
MILAN – The players woke up at 09.00 this morning and shortly after had breakfast. The rest of the day meanwhile is scheduled as follows. Please note that all the times are local:
10.45- Team meeting.
11.00- Stretching session to loosen the muscles.
14.10- Pre-match team meeting.
14.20- Departure for the Heinz Field Stadium where the rossoneri will take on Manchester City at 16.00 (22.00 CET).