Preseason training is underway and with the preparations for the coming season there are always the presentation of the kits by each team. I remember years ago when you had to wait until at least mid-August to see the kits, now you have brands like Nike and Adidas unveiling next (Read more...)
On behalf of the Italy Offside, I’d like to congratulate Ronaldinho on his pregnancy. He looks about 4 months in. Can’t wait to see him walking around the pitches of Serie A come August. Also, I’m extremely happy that the World Cup is over. Why? Because now we can completely (Read more...)
For the first time that I can remember in my time as a Milan fan, close to 20 years, the Club has made an unprecedented investment in the Primavera in an effort to return the youth sector to the glory of the 1980’s when AC Milan was producing the premier (Read more...)
As always news continues to be painfully slow and utterly non-existent but I do want to share the summer schedule and in the next few days plan to shed some light on the Youth sector investment and announcement from the Milan brass.
The team will reconvene for training on July (Read more...)
It’s that time in July when players have to end their vacations and report to preseason training. Most teams train for a couple of days at there home training ground and then move to a nice spot in the mountains up north or in Austria for a couple of weeks. (Read more...)
Last week’s tactics piece of the same title was focused on personnel and what was needed for Allegri to implement his 4-3-1-2. This week I want to shift focus entirely away from personnel and talk nuts and bolts about how the formation works while ultimately shedding some light on this (Read more...)
So June has come and gone and July has arrived. The transfer market is now officially open, and pre-season training camps either have started or will be starting very soon. The non-EU regulation hasn’t gone down very well with the Lega Calcio, and the Lega is calling for it to (Read more...)