Milan announced today that Alessandro Lupi has extended his contract to coach the Primavera side for another two years, keeping him at the club until 2020.
#MilanPrimavera coach Alessandro commented on the future of his team after the contract renewal ⚫— ACMilan Youth Sector (@acmilanyouth) May 17, 2018
Obiettivo Playoff e continuare a crescere. Le parole di Mister Lupi dopo il rinnovo del contratto fino al 2020 pic.twitter.com/VQZeZhWm9f
The youth system at Milan have to be great to help propel the club back to its rightful place at the top of Italian football. Continuity is extremely important for development, and having the right team in place to keep the pipeline flowing is even more important.
On to the links.
AC Milan and Italian Football Links
Juventus goalkeeper Gianluigi Buffon has announced that Saturday’s match will be his last for the club. [Black & White & Read All Over]
Reports out of France are saying that PSG are interested in the services of Buffon. [Football-Italia.net]
According to Sky, Mirabelli has met with the agent of Torino midfielder Daniele Baselli. [Football-Italia.net]
World Football Links
Sven-Goran Eriksson thinks that the England national team will be tired during the World Cup. [BBC.com]
Exeter City punched their ticket to Wembley, beating Lincoln City 3-1 in the second leg of their League 2 playoff semifinal. [BBC.com]
Chelsea reportedly secretly paid a settlement with a victim of sexual abuse by former club scout Eddie Heath. [The Guardian]
West Bromwich Albion appear to be ready to appoint Darren Moore as the manager of the club after he almost kept the team up. I bet they would have wished they made the change earlier. [The Guardian]
A look at Santos Laguna’s Gallito Vazquez and how he’s not letting a snub from the national team get him down ahead of the 2018 Clausura final. [ESPN.com]