A player of Essien’s calibre, who has managed only seven Serie A starts this season, will be invaluable in the ISL. Brazilian legend Kaka was also recently linked to an ISL move, indications of the direction the 1-year-old league is heading in.
Pippo Inzaghi the villain in AC Milan’s defeat to Juventus
There are multiple reasons why Milan lost to Juventus last night. The much talked about boardroom chaos, Silvio Berlusconi’s reluctance to open his wallet and the internal politics that have deteriorated this club are important, yet somewhat indirectly related reasons. To my understanding, it is largely down to the coach and his incomprehensible tactical nous.