Previous
Tottenham Hotspur
KAA Gent
2
2
FT
Leg 2Aggregate: 2 - 3
Game Details
Fiorentina
Borussia Monchengladbach
2
4
FT
Leg 2Aggregate: 3 - 4
Game Details
Shakhtar Donetsk
Celta Vigo
0
2
AET
Leg 2Aggregate: 1 - 2
Game Details
Osmanlispor
Olympiakos
0
3
FT
Leg 2Aggregate: 0 - 3
Game Details
AS Roma
Villarreal
0
1
FT
Leg 2Aggregate: 4 - 1
Game Details
Apoel Nicosia
Athletic Bilbao
2
0
FT
Leg 2Aggregate: 4 - 3
Game Details
FC Dallas
Arabe Unido
4
0
FT
Leg 1
Game Details
Next

Europa League round of 16 draw

Europa League
Read
FC DallasFC Dallas
Arabe UnidoArabe Unido
4
0
FT
Leg 1
Game Details

AC Milan eye Guardiola approach

AC Milan owner Silvio Berlusconi says he remains interested in bringing Pep Guardiola to the San Siro, but admits the chances of the club securing the former Barcelona manager's services are "very low".

• Paul: Could Milan really lure Guardiola?
• Marcotti: Who will win Pep's heart?

Guardiola left Barcelona in the summer after winning two Champions Leagues and three Primera Division titles in a four year spell in charge at the Camp Nou. The 41-year-old has been on a year-long sabbatical, but announced on Monday night that he is willing to make a return to coaching.

Speculation over Guardiola's future has since risen, and Berlusconi revealed he would be interested in approaching the Spaniard to take over from Massimiliano Allegri.

"(You ask) if Allegri will stay at Milan next season? I have to say the truth? Please, ask me another question," said Berlusconi.

"I always tried to bring (Guardiola) to Milan, because over the last (few) years Barcelona played the best football. We contacted him, but he said he wanted to stay in a sabbatical.

"He said that at Milan he'd have fun and felt admiration towards me, and appreciation for the Lake Como, where I could offer a beautiful villa. At this moment, I have to say the percentage for him to come to Milan is very low."

Meanwhile, Berlusconi shrugged off reports Milan are set to make an offer for Manchester City striker Mario Balotelli, who he described as a "rotten apple".

"The name of Balotelli never came into my thoughts, he is a rotten apple and could infect every group where he goes, even Milan," Berlusconi added.

Information from the Press Association was used in this report.

Comments

Use a Facebook account to add a comment, subject to Facebook's Terms of Service and Privacy Policy. Your Facebook name, photo & other personal information you make public on Facebook will appear with your comment, and may be used on ESPN's media platforms. Learn more.