Milan`s Pirlo ruled out for a month

AC Milan midfielder Andrea Pirlo has been ruled out for around four weeks because of a thigh strain, the Serie A leaders said in a statement on Sunday.

Champions Italy arrive with Pirlo still limping

World champions Italy landed in South Africa after a 10-hour flight on Wednesday with top midfielder Andrea Pirlo still limping slightly because of a calf problem.

Inter may be favourites, but Milan want the scudetto: Andrea Pirlo

The new Serie A season is set to get underway this weekend, and as per usual, all of the talk in the lead up surrounds the favourites for the championship.

Chelsea snub proof Milan have ambition, says Pirlo

Andrea Pirlo believes his decision to snub Chelsea proves that AC Milan are a team with ambition and he has vowed to make critics eat their words.

Pirlo will finish career at Milan, says Berlusconi

Andrea Pirlo will spend the rest of his career at AC Milan and will not join former boss Carlo Ancelotti at Chelsea, the Serie A club`s owner Silvio Berlusconi said.

Chelsea offer for Pirlo is too low, say Milan

Chelsea`s offer for Italy midfielder Andrea Pirlo is too low to consider, AC Milan chief executive Adriano Galliani said on Saturday.