Luciano Spalletti is AC Milan’s first choice to take over from Marco Giampaolo if he is sacked as head coach, a report claims.
With four defeats in six to start the season, rumours are rife that Genoa represents a decisive game for Giampaolo to save his job.
There have also been reports that Milan consider Spalletti a ‘dream option’, while journalist Bruno Longhi that Spalletti would accept an offer to coach Milan if it arrived.
According to La Gazzetta dello Sport – as cited by Calciomercato.com – Spalletti first name for the Milan bench in case of farewell to Giampaolo.
The club like his style of play and ability to achieve results, but two major obstacles remain: namely his very high salary and the fact he is still tied contractually to Inter.
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