AC Milan coach Stefano Pioli can’t wait for Junior Messias and Tiemoue Bakayoko to recover and said he was happy to see Theo Hernandez shining with the French national team.
Milan brought in many new players in the summer of 2021 yesterday. Among them are Messias and Bakayoko.
However, Milan could not immediately use the services of the two midfielders. Because they are physically challenged.
Messias is not 100 percent fit and has only played 10 minutes against Atalanta. Meanwhile Bakayoko was injured after making his debut against Lazio.
Pioli can’t wait for Messias and Bakayoko
Stefano Pioli can’t wait for Junior Messias and Tiemoue Bakayoko to be fit again. He admitted that he really wanted to see the performance of both of them on the field.
Especially the appearance of the Messias, who he considers the figure of a quality player. Pioli hopes that after the international break both can be 100 percent fit.
Messias has quality,” Pioli told Il Giornale .
Pioli Says About Theo
Stefano Pioli then commented on Theo Hernandez’s appearance with the French national team. As is known Theo performed well when defending Les Blues against Belgium in the semifinals of the UEFA Nations League.
Theo even scored one goal in the match. Stefano Pioli also admitted that he was proud of the appearance of the 24-year-old defender, both at AC Milan and the French national team.
“The French national team was one of his targets and he achieved it. He is satisfied and we are happy.”
Theo Hernandez this season has produced one goal and four assists for AC Milan. He also helped Milan now sit in second place in the 2021-22 Serie A standings.
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AC Milan legend Zvonimir Boban says the Rossoneri made a big mistake by letting Gianluigi Donnarumma leave for PSG .
Donnarumma grew up in the Milan academy. With his extraordinary talent, he is believed to enter the Rossoneri squad more quickly.
Donnarumma finally made the goalkeeper position at Milan permanent. He is also predicted to last a long time at the San Siro and become a Rossoneri legend.
But Donnarumma did not want to extend his contract at Milan. As a result, he was able to withdraw from the San Siro for free to PSG in the summer of 2021 yesterday.
Boban slams Donnarumma
AC Milan’s failure to retain Gianluigi Donnarumma made Zvonimir Boban disappointed. He said Milan made a big mistake by letting him leave the San Siro.
Because Donnarumma is a really great goalkeeper. In addition they also lose their service for free too.
An important club like Milan cannot afford to lose the best in the world in that role,” he told Gazzetta dello Sport .
“I think that’s a big mistake,” Boban snapped.
Boban Says About Ibrahimovic
Zvonimir Boban then gave his comments regarding the presence of Zlatan Ibrahimovic at AC Milan. He saw the Swede had a tremendous effect on Milan.
According to him, Ibrahimovic has had a positive influence on the improvement of Milan’s performance on the pitch. But apart from that he is also said to have a slick effect off the field.
“The story experienced by Milan is the result of Ibra’s impact. Everything changed with him, he is a phenomenon on and off the field,” Boban said.
Opinion of Boban Soal Tonali
Zvonimir Boban then also commented on Sandro Tonali’s appearance. He was impressed with the former Brescia player’s game so far with AC Milan.
He said Milan could dictate the tempo of the game thanks to Tonali. He also believes that in the future the 21-year-old can become a world-class midfielder.
“Tonali is phenomenal, he leads the team, he has a [strong] physique, he knows how to dictate time and play long and narrow. He has to keep having fun and he will be top of the world,” said Boban.