AC Milan release roster for Saturday’s friendly
FOXBOROUGH, Mass. – Italian giant AC Milan has released their travel roster ahead of the much-anticipated friendly against Honduran power Olimpia at Gillette Stadium this Saturday, August 4. Kickoff between the two teams is set for 4:30 p.m., and will be followed by the New England Revolution-Sporting Kansas City match at 7:30 p.m.
Tickets for the special doubleheader start at $35 ($30 for group tickets) and are on sale through all Ticketmaster outlets. Gates will open at 2:30 p.m. for the match.
AC Milan is traveling a powerful lineup of international stars, including Brazilian World Cup standout Robinho, and popular Colombian defender Mario Yepes. Three members of the travel squad also represented Italy at the 2012 UEFA Championship earlier this summer: defender Ignazio Abate, midfielder Antonio Nocernino and forward Antonio Cassano.
AC MILAN TRAVEL ROSTER:
Goalkeepers: 32 - Christian Abbiati, 1 - Marco Amelia, 60 - Edoardo Pazzagli
Defenders: 20 - Ignazio Abate, 13 - Francesco Acerbi, 77- Luca Antonini, 25- Daniele Bonera, 15 - Djamel Mesbah, 76 - Mario Alberto Yepes, 2 - Mattia De Sciglio,
Midfielders: 23 - Massimo Ambrosini, 10 - Kevin Prince Boateng, 21 - Kevin Constant, 28 - Urby Emanuelson, 16 - Mathieu Pierre Flamini, 18 - Riccardo Montolivo, 8 - Antonio Nocerino, 12 - Bakaye Traore, 57 - Mattia Valoti, 54 - Bryan Cristante
Forwards: 70 - Robinho, 99 - Antonio Cassano, 92 - Stephan El Shaarawy, 61 - Philipp Prosenik
Olimpia is expected to make its travel roster available on Friday, August 3.