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Milan CEO: I’m ‘in love’ with Stefano, he was the right choice

Thu 11 February 2021 | 10:07

Ivan Gazidis praises the Rossoneri boss.

Milan

are having a blast in the new season. Italy giants are finally back in the title race after a long time and are currently on top of the table with 49 points.

In an interview with

Sky Sport Italia

, Milan CEO

Ivan Gazidis

hailed the team’s boss,

Stefano Pioli

.

“Stefano arrived at a difficult time,”

Gazidis said.

“The impressive thing is that he focused on work, he never complained.

“He has shown everyone that he has the ability to run such a big club. I’m ‘in love’ with Stefano.

“A year ago, against Inter, we saw a game plan that gave us a lot of confidence. We lost, but we understood that Stefano was the right choice.”

Gazidis also talked about Milan ace,

Zlatan Ibrahimovic

.

He said:

“He is the exception to all the rules, he is unique.

“He has a history with Milan, this club excites him in a special way.”

The club is working hard to convince

Gigio Donnarumma

and

Hakan Calhanoglu

to renew their contract.

“We want them to stay here, they are very important for Milan.

“They are fantastic people and incredible professionals.

“If it’s possible to keep them here, it would be better. We are doing everything we can, I’m confident in the possibility of reaching an agreement with them."

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