AC Milan winger Alexis Saelemaekers is expecting a ‘difficult match’ against Cagliari tonight but insists that he and his team-mates ‘are ready’.
The Belgian was interviewed by Milan TV shortly before the game, and offered his assessments on what he thinks the game will be like, with his comments relayed by MilanNews.
“It will be a difficult match, Cagliari will try to win. We are ready, we have prepared this match well and with the right mentality. We will try to take these three points,” he said.
On the international break: “After that there are many players who will go to the national team, and three points would be important.”
On Cagliari: “I think the coach has analysed Cagliari well, we have worked hard. We are ready to give our best.”
Saelemaekers also spoke to Sky: “We prepare well, we listen well to the coach and we prepare game by game: they are all important. Salernitana and Napoli? Every game is difficult, you need the right attitude in every game.”
On Ibra’s return: “It is very important for the group, it is always better to have him with us. He has the right mentality and the right attitude: it is very important that he is with us today.”