Rami Announced As Milan Captain
It has been announced that Adil Rami will take over Riccardo Montolivo as captain of A.C. Milan for the upcoming season. Montolivo is expected to have to fight for his place in the starting line up where as Rami is certain to start.
“It is an honour to be chosen to lead one of the biggest football clubs in the world, I will do my best to lead Milan back to where the club belongs.” said Rami. The French international, who is known for his strength and determination, will look to lead by example as the club works to return back to its former glory.
http://s105.photobucket.com/user/chrisgriffin89/media/1139811-18354928-1600-900_zpsa18f9f8c.jpg.html Nigel de Jong has been named A.C. Milan vice-captain
Nigel de Jong has been announced as vice-captain, with questions about his aggressiveness not concerning manager Filippo Inzaghi. “Nigel plays the game with passion and heart, it is what makes him the tremendous player that he is.” said Inzaghi. “This also sees other players lift their performances around him, which is exactly what you want from a leader.” he added.
Milan has commenced their pre-season training ahead of their tours of Argentina and China. They are expected to draw large numbers as they prepare for the upcoming Serie A season.