Franck Kessie, Alessio Romagnoli, and Davide Calabria are now all suspended for the next match. Romagnoli, who as captain is allowed to ask questions, even got booked for “dissent” which is rather ludicrous.
#ACMilan will have to do without Franck Kessie, Alessio Romagnoli and Davide Calabria against #Genoa , as they’ll be suspended after the #Supercoppa https://t.co/uJyXx68xoU #SerieA #JuveMilan #JuventusMilan pic.twitter.com/W2yeychEhe— footballitalia (@footballitalia) January 16, 2019
So the disciplinary proceedings from a glorified friendly overseas count towards matches that actually matter? What a farce.
On to the links.
AC Milan and Italian Football Links
Juventus overcame Milan and won the Italian Supercoppa 1-0. [AC Milan Offside]
World Football Links
Leeds United boss Marcelo Bielsa had a press conference today, where he laid out how much work he and his staff do to prepare for a game, and that any ‘spying’ that they do is immaterial to the team’s dominance. [Through It All Together]
Here’s a transcript of everything Bielsa said during the press briefing. [Yorkshire Evening Post]