So, there is still hope, right?
️ The boss, captain @bonucci_leo19 and Alessio #Romagnoli all agreed that there's still hope in the second leg.— AC Milan (@acmilan) March 8, 2018
️Read the post-match reactions: https://t.co/05pMC0OLyW#UEL pic.twitter.com/0bljIWD7tw
Well, the undefeated streak under Gattuso couldn’t last forever, and Arsenal were in a bad place and needed a win. And yes, a two goal deficit going into an away match isn’t ideal. But hey, the Emirates isn’t exactly known for its atmosphere, and who knows? There’s always hope, right?
On to the links.
AC Milan and Italian Football Links
A look at how some media outlets monetized the death of Davide Astori. [Football 365]
Three things that Gennaro Gattuso got wrong against Arsenal. [AC Milan Offside]
Lazio held to a 2-2 draw at home against Dynamo Kiev. [Football-Italia.net]
All Serie A teams will wear a patch for Astori this weekend. [Football-Italia.net]
World Football Links
Liverpool’s Andrew Robertson made a child’s day by giving him a signed Roberto Firmino jersey instead of one of his. [BBC.com]
Former United States midfield great Tab Ramos was thought to be the next manager of the US Men’s team. So why isn’t he? [FourFourTwo]
Leicester City’s Riyad Mahrez says that he “regrets” the saga over his botched transfer to Manchester City and his absence from the team. [Sky Sports]
A look at how Djanny, the current top scorer in Liga MX, made his way to Mexico, and Santos Laguna, from Cape Verde. [ESPN.com]