CEO Ivan Gazidis has doubled down on his claim that AC Milan have the highest potential of any club in Serie A at present.
Gazidis has previously outlined his belief that Italian football has the biggest potential for growth in any country and that Milan are the club that have the biggest potential within it.
The former Arsenal chief was interviewed by Leaders in sport about football in Italy and the potential for growth it has, and he stood firm on his idea that Milan could soon explode.
“Italian football of all the major leagues has the greatest potential for growth and development. For me, on a personal and professional level, having the opportunity to be involved in such an adventure is very stimulating.” he said.
“Within Italian football, Milan are the team with the greatest potential. So, you have the club with the greatest potential in the league with the greatest potential for growth. This is a really exciting opportunity and a really exciting time to be here.
“Things are changing very quickly in Italy, changing from the label that has been given to Italian football in the last 10-15 years. Italian football is moving in a very positive direction, in several areas.”
You can read the rest of his comments here, including Milan’s four-part blueprint for returning to Europe’s elite.