AC Milan won the Serie A title after a long wait last season under the tutelage of Stefano Pioli. The Italian tactician has improved the team a lot since his takeover in 2019. The Manager has been given time to build a project at the club and he has delivered for the ownership.
The Italian led the Rossoneri to their first league title in 10 years last season. He is looking to defend the Scudetto this season. The owners have backed him in the transfer market and signed players that can improve the squad in the form of Sergino Dest, Divock Origi, and Charles De Ketelaere.
However, the club is now looking to further improve and reach the summit of European Football. The Manager also is now expected to focus on European success and not just domestic success. Stefano Pioli has identified European progress as an important goal for AC Milan in the near future.
Stefano Pioli wants Milan to put a strong run in the Champions League
The Rossoneri have been drawn against Chelsea, RB Salzburg, and Dinamo Zagreb in the group stage this season. The defending Italian champions are expected to qualify from the group. However, the qualification is not the only objective for the club this season.
The club hierarchy and the Manager want the team to put a strong run in the competition and reach the Semi-Final stage. The Rossoneri has not reached that stage of the competition for a long time now and the fans would love it if the team could do so.
Stefano Pioli wants to build a strong team that can dominate domestically and also challenges at the European level. In order to win the competition, AC Milan will have to invest in the squad more, however, a cup run is certainly possible with the current crop of talented players!!
Follow us on Twitter for more Football News.