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AC Milan: The team that time forgot

Posted in Baresi, Leonardo, Nesta, Onyewu, Pato, Pirlo, Ronaldinho, Seedorf on October 1, 2009 by Ronan O'Keeffe
A side in decline?

A side in decline?

Another mundane week of Champions League group stage fixtures has passed and for the most part the natural order has been maintained. Powerhouses like Barcelona, Manchester United, Real Madrid and Arsenal all won. Continental rivals Bayern Munich and Juventus played out an entertaining draw at the Allianz Arena. Liverpool were humbled by an impressive Fiorentina but La Viola are formidable at home. There was one result from Game Week Two though that really stood out. It came from the San Siro where seven times champions AC Milan were beaten 1-0 by the minnows of FC Zurich. Continue reading