After rumours surfaced this morning, Paolo Maldini’s return to AC Milan is now official, with the 50-year-old joining the club he left nine years ago when retiring.
Maldini has been appointed as AC Milan’s new Strategic Development Director of the sports area, with an official presentation scheduled for tomorrow at 16:30. AC Milan released a statement on the matter just minutes ago, confirming the return of Paolo Maldini.
“The new course of AC Milan is further strengthened by the appointment of Paolo Maldini as the new Director of Strategic Development in the Sports Area. Paolo is a living legend in the Rossoneri history for his exceptional class, talent, leadership, loyalty, and his record of successes. These qualities will play a decisive role in getting Milan back to the greatness it deserves,” the statement read.