Gazetta dello Sport have today reported that Milan is currently in a fragile situation after the derby loss. There are growing concerns around the roles and attitudes of the players under the new manager as many have become 'disoriented.’ Moreover, there is dissatisfaction with Giampaolo's unclear tactical position given his penchant for switching formations in between games.
GdS: Giampaolo’s flaws and the concerns of the board – the situationhttps://t.co/3s0VWB91ao— SempreMilan (@SempreMilanCom) September 25, 2019
Sempre Milan are reporting that Boban is rushing Giampaolo to produce results are turn around the ship at Milan given the poor state of football in the opening four games. Th Milan management has been frustrated with Giampaolo's team selection and general performances.
Football Italia go on to quote Giampaolo saying that “The directors are always around and when we talk, we always exchange ideas and opinions, but there’s been nothing particularly noteworthy. Milan are something else compared to Sampdoria. This Milan have different characteristics. I must work to help my players perform better.” The manager is looking to put aside the 'derby disappointment’ and react well against Torino.
Torino manager Walter Mazzarri has faced Marco Giampaolo 9 times as a manger and has never lost (5 wins, 4 draws).— MilanData (@acmilandata) September 25, 2019
Also, Corriere dello Sport via AC Milan Info claim that Giampaolo has the games against Torino and Fiorentina to save his job. Whether these reports are true or just rumours, it is alarming that the negative sentiment toward the new manager is proliferating week on week.