AC Milan make a pleasant surprise for their fans. Mario Balotelli brought in and the Rossoneri front line now turned more sinister every opponent. Udinese are not the exception, this time.
In fact, the arrival of big-name stars in the January transfer window in Milan camp relatively no new surprises. A few years ago, Ronaldo, Alexandre Pato and David Beckham arrived in Milan at the beginning of the year.
However, because in the last 12 months the Vice President Adriano Galliani did not bring famous names, certainty SuperMario arrival caused a sensation in itself. No less than a thousand Milanisti crowd in the restaurant Da Giannino, early last week, to welcome the arrival of Balotelli.
Now, allenatore Massimiliano Allegri has reason to reach the minimum targets: third in Serie-A. Armed with Giampaolo Pazzini and Balotelli plus the added runner-up Capocannoniere, Stephan El Shaarawy, Milan spirit increasingly powerful front line. Spirit combat increasingly doubled, see seven wins in 10 games. Now, Milan is only six points from the last Champions League spot.
Practically, the fact that almost hung minor news such as Nigel de Jong, Didac Vila, and Massimo Ambrosini are still to be absent from the pitch due to injury. Moreover, the condition of fitness Christian Abbiati is also doubtful for the game.
While Udinese came quietly with a record of no less captivating. Le Zebrette have secured nine points out of a maximum of 12 during 2013.
The key to success is Luis Muriel. Because to the guidance of il capitano Antonio Di Natale, 21 years striker from Colombian has grabbed four goals this season, three of which were created during January.
In addition to the above ace, historical also sided with the Udinese. I Friuliani lost only one of five final duel against Milan.
So, whether Balotelli will be able to eliminate the presence of a bad memory or even just aggravate pain of Milan?