Well, this comes as somewhat of a surprise.
Rumour has it that Jose Mourinho wants Milan defender Leonardo Bonucci at Old Trafford to bolster the defence of Manchester United.
Given the nature of Milan’s finances coupled with underachievement this season, there will be lots of rumours like this in the press. Will most of them come to pass? Doubtfully, but you never know. It’s still hard to believe that Bonucci would be leaving Italy at this point in his career, however.
On to the links.
AC Milan and Italian Football Links
Milan Sporting Director Massimilliano Mirabelli has claimed that the arrival of former Liverpool and Napoli goalkeeper Pepe Reina does not mean that young keeper Gianluigi Donnarumma will be on his way from Milan. Okay, sure, whatever. [AC Milan Offside]
Rumour has it that Donnarumma and PSG’s Edison Cavani could switch teams . [Football-Italia.net]
World Football Links
Sporting CP players and staff were attacked by intruders at the team’s training ground. [The Guardian]