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Rossoneri Round Up for Apr 2: AC Milan Goalkeeper Tests Negative For COVID-19 Despite Sitting Next To Defender Who Is Positive and Now In Quarantine

Summary of Milan’s news and links for the day.

Italy Travel To Lithuania Photo by Claudio Villa/Getty Images are reporting that AC Milan goalkeeper Gianluigi Donnarumma has surprisingly returned a negative result for COVID-19 after being tested upon his return from the Italian national team duty. News broke yesterday that Juventus defender Leonardo Bonucci tested positive for COVID-19 and he and Donnarumma sat next to each other on the plane and even posted a photo together albeit with masks.

The situation is being monitored but the keeper seems to be returning a negative test hence will likely be available to Stefano Pioli for the game against Sampdoria tomorrow morning as the Rossoneri look to pick up another three points to pressure Inter Milan at the top.

AC Milan and Italian Football Links

  • Milan sign major partnership agreement with German automaker BMW as Stylsvig and Gazidis strike again. [AC Milan Offside]
  • Milan are looking to sign veteran and versatile Atalanta attacker and Serie A journeyman Josip Ilicic after falling out with Gasperini. [AC Milan Offside]