MILAN – Rags are flying in Milan after failing to qualify for the next Champions League. After the departure of Rino Gattuso, the manager Leonardo also left the club. Milan itself announced it through a press release published on its website. In the next few hours a decision is expected from the other manager, former Rossoneri footballer Paolo Maldini.
Revolution Milan, Leonardo decided to leave after Gattuso's farewell.
Leonardo Nascimento de Araujo (Leonardo) informed AC Milan of the decision to leave the Club at the end of the season with immediate effect. AC Milan has accepted his resignation.
The Club thanks Leonardo for his important contribution to the growth project and wishes him the best successes for the rest of his career.
The Brazilian manager was in charge of the management of the Sports Area last July 2018, taking care immediately of the activities related to the purchase campaign.
The announcement of a new Sporting Director will be announced in the coming days.
Ivan Gazidis, CEO of AC Milan, said: “Leonardo has returned to Milan at a time of need, a few weeks before the summer market closes. Although in difficult circumstances, he put his heart into running a complicated economic situation and transmitted his energy and ambition to the whole team. I am grateful to Leonardo for what he has done for our great club, and I wish him the best for the future "(Milan's official website).
The Milan Revolution article : after Gattuso, he also greets Leonardo. And Maldini? seems to be the first on daily Blitz .
Source: Blitz Quotidiano