Juventus boss Massimiliano Allegri has backed his opposite number on Sunday, Gennaro Gattuso, to be a success at AC Milan. The pair go head-to-head at the San Siro with Milan unbeaten in seven in Serie A outings, six of which have been wins, while Juve are brooding after their first defeat of the season to Manchester United on Wednesday.
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Despite Milan’s form, Rino has been under pressure all season and the Milan board have failed to publically back him on a regular basis.
Allegri previously coached Il Diavolo, leading a team that included Gattuso to the Serie A title in 2010-11, and he knows the pressure that comes with the role.
Ahead of Sunday’s fixture, he has backed 40-year-old Gattuso to prove his doubters wrong by getting things right at his former club.
He said: “Rino is enterprising, he is genuine and he has improved a lot: the team, besides playing well, transmits a lot of his values, he is one of the best young technicians, coaching Milan is not easy, there are a lot of pressure. However, he is in fourth place, is making an important year and congratulations.”Copyright © 2020 Completesports.com All rights reserved. The information contained in Completesports.com may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed without the prior written authority of Completesports.com. How I make $10,000 monthly in Online SALES? apply the *Social Media Marketing Strategy* and watch your account balance swell. Buy eBook NOW!!!