After several meetings and the best efforts of CEO Adriano Galliani, former coach Carlo Ancelotti will not be returning to Milan this summer. The Italian tactician gave his final answer on Tuesday, which draws the situation to a disappointing close after weeks of optimism.
Carlo Ancelotti has turned down the opportunity to return to coach AC Milan next season, the Serie A club have announced on Tuesday.
The former Real Madrid coach had held talks with Milan's general manager Adriano Galliani in Madrid last week, but after taking a few days to consider the offer, he called Galliani on Tuesday night to say he was turning him down.
Instead, the 55-year-old is expected to take a one-year break from the game to cure a long-standing back problem. He is due to undergo surgery...
Zlatan Ibrahimovic will reject a return to AC Milan to be a Paris Saint-Germain player again next season, the French champions' president has said.
Ibrahimovic, 33, has only a year left on his PSG deal, and AC Milan chairman Silvio Berlusconi said last weekend he was "fixated" on bringing the Sweden international, who left the Rossoneri to join PSG in 2012, back to the San Siro.
Since that move, however, Ibrahimovic has proven a huge influence both on and off the pitch and has become key to the plans...