Live it, September 24, AC Milan star, the club's current sports director Maldini recently accepted an interview with the streaming media Athletic.
The club's competitive cycle
"Every team will have a cyclical cycle. Fortunately, our cycle lasted for 25 years, reaching incredible heights during Berlusconi's presidency."
"Every club has such ups and downs, and the same is true for Manchester United and Real Madrid. All these great clubs form the traditional giants. They have won everything, but they have also encountered difficulties of this kind or that in their history."
Changes in football today
"In the past, if we wanted the best player in the world, we could sign him without any problems. But now things are different. There is a lot of competition from German, French, British and Spanish clubs."
"As a player, I always hate the transfer market. I am only interested in football. As a player at the time, I did not want to leave, and Milan did not want me to leave. Basically, I completed the past three times alone or Four contract negotiations. At that time, my agent was Pepe Poneto. I told him that I wanted to talk to the team about the contract extension. After I won the Champions League last time (in Athens in 2007), I Going on crutches to participate in the contract renewal negotiations with Milan, at that time the club also accepted the terms I proposed."