ADRIANO GALLIANI has denied interest in Julio Cesar as he ruled out again further summer signings.
The transfer market opened days ago and while Inter and Juventus continue to strengthen with top notch players like Handanovic and Isla respectively, Milan have already closed their summer transfers campaign.
The Rossoneri have signed five players – all deals were sealed before the start of the transfer window – and it cost them less than €5mil . According to Adriano Galliani, Milan don’t need any more players now.
“The market is closed for Milan because numerically, our squad is complete. If a player leaves us, then another player will replace him. That’s the absolute truth,” the Milan Vice President and Chief Executive told Sky Sport 24. No, I haven’t received any offers for Robinho. We already have five great strikers.
“Julio Cesar is a great keeper whom I rate highly, but we have 3 goalkeepers already: Abbiati, Amelia and Gabriel. Our squad is complete.” Julio Cesar could become a free agent man this summer as Inter apparently intend to release him after securing Samir Handanovic from Udinese. He was linked with Milan.
The IFAB gave the green light to goal-line technology on Thursday. Milan suffered from a goal, non-goal, accident in the passing season against Juventus when Sulley Muntari’s legitimate goal was not counted.
“The arrival of technology in football is a normal evolution,” Galliani told the reporters. “There have been many projects along the way but finally this decision has arrived which will eliminate the goal/non-goal problem. The photo of Muntari’s goal on my phone? I still have it. At my age, I’m afraid to forget…