AC Milan (Associazione Calcio Milan) or simply Milan is a pro football club founded in Milan, Italy, in 1899. The club has participated in the top division of Italian football, known as Serie A since 1929–30; with the exception of the 1980–81 and 1982–83 seasons.
AC Milan has the fourth highest number of FIFA and UEFA trophies of any club (tied with Boca Juniors and the most of any Italia club with 18 trophies. Milan won a record-tying three Intercontinental Cups, a FIFA Club World Cup, and seven European Cup/Champions League titles (Italian record).
The club’s recor room is full adorned with the UEFA Super Cup (5 times) and the Cup Winners’ Cup (2). Milan and its local rival Inter Milan are tied for the second-most successful club in Serie A with 19 league championships each, trailing only Juventus (36 league titles).
In addition, they won the Coppa Italia (5 times) and the Supercoppa Italiana seven times. The club is one of the wealthiest in both Italian and world football. It was a founding member of both the defunct G-14 group of Europe’s top football clubs and its successor, the European Club Association.
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|Full name||Associazione Calcio Milan S.P.A.|
|Founded||13 December 1899|
|Owner||RedBird Capital Partners (99.93%), Private Shareholders (0.07%)|
|Head coach||Stefano Pioli|
|2022–23||Serie A, 4th of 20|
AC Milan Over the Years
Milan’s first official encounter was in the Third Federal Football Championship, the predecessor to Serie A, where they lost 3–0 to Torino. Milan’s largest victory was 13–0 against Audax Modena during the 1914–15 league season. In the division during the 1922–1923 season, Bologna handed it its worst defeat, a 0–8 defeat.
During the 1991–92 season, the squad won the Serie A title without losing a game. Only Perugia had previously gone undefeated throughout an entire Serie A season (1978–79), but finished second in the standings.
Milan’s unbeaten streak spanned 58 games, beginning with a 0–0 draw against Parma on 26 May 1991 and concluding coincidentally with a 1–0 defeat to Parma at home on 21 March 1993. This is a Serie A record and the third-longest unbeaten streak in the top division of European football, behind Steaua București’s 104 game streak and Celtic’s 68 game streak.
Milan, along with Boca Juniors, has won 18 FIFA-recognized international club titles since 2007, more than any other club in the world. After winning the 2014 CAF Confederation Cup, they were eclipsed by Al Ahly SC of Egypt.
AC Milan Current Squad
|1||GK||Hungary Péter Gulácsi|
|2||DF||France Mohamed Simakan|
|4||DF||Hungary Willi Orbán|
|7||MF||Spain Dani Olmo|
|8||MF||Mali Amadou Haidara|
|9||FW||Denmark Yussuf Poulsen|
|10||MF||Sweden Emil Forsberg|
|11||FW||Germany Timo Werner|
|14||MF||Portugal Fábio Carvalho|
|16||DF||Germany Lukas Klostermann|
|19||FW||Portugal André Silva|
|21||GK||Germany Janis Blaswich|
|22||DF||Germany David Raum|
|23||DF||Germany Marcel Halstenberg|
|24||MF||Austria Xaver Schlager|
|25||DF||Germany Sanoussy Ba|
|28||MF||United States Caden Clark|
|32||DF||Croatia Joško Gvardiol|
|39||DF||Germany Benjamin Henrichs|
|44||MF||Slovenia Kevin Kampl|
|—||MF||Austria Nicolas Seiwald|
|—||FW||Slovenia Benjamin Šeško|
|—||MF||Austria Christoph Baumgartner|
AC Milan Champions League Record (After 2000’s)
|2013-2014||Round of 16||10||3||4||3|
|2012-2013||Round of 16||8||3||2||3|
|2010-2011||Round of 16||8||2||3||3|
|2009-2010||Round of 16||8||2||3||3|
|2007-2008||Round of 16||8||4||2||2|
|2000-2001||Second Group Stage||14||6||6||2|
Has AC Milan Ever Won the Champions League
Yes, AC Milan won 7 Champions League in years 1963, 1969, 1989, 1990, 1994, 2003, and 2007.