Abate Milan is in Gattusos blood


first_imgAC Milan defender Ignazio Abate backed coach Gennaro Gattuso to get the club out of their current slump in formThe Rossoneri’s 3-2 win over Sampdoria on Sunday came as a welcome relief for Gattuso following their disappointing defeats to Inter Milan and Real Betis.The victory moved Milan up to fifth place in the Serie A table and just three points off fourth-place Lazio with a game in hand.And Abate is certain that Gattuso will continue to deliver given his strong connection to Milan.“It’s in his blood,” Abate told the club’s official television channel, via Football-Italia.“This is his home and he carries the fate of this club in his heart more than anyone. He’s very well-prepared, he knows how to sound the right notes with us every day in training.“He has all the elements to have a great career.Romelu Lukaku, Serie A, Inter MilanCapello calls Lukaku “a modern striker” Manuel R. Medina – September 14, 2019 The former Italian manager believes Romelu Lukaku is perfectly suited for Antonio Conte’s Internazionale Milan in the Serie A.“The team showed [against Sampdoria] that it is united, we wanted to give a signal to the outside about how we work at Milanello, with great intensity and professionalism with a coach who feels like one of us.“We’ll try to get results, then anything can happen on the pitch.”Although Gattuso himself reckons that Milan still got a long way to go yet before they can reach a turning point.“It will take another seven performances like this to talk about a turning point,” he told the club website.“We have to believe in what we do, like we are doing now, stay calm, I thank the public who did not boo us, instead, they supported us”.Milan will host Genoa on Wednesday in a Serie A clash with kick-off to begin at 20:30 (CEST).last_img