Jan 30, 2016

Honda would welcome chance to play in Rio Games if asked

AC Milan midfielder Keisuke Honda said he had not contemplated about representing Japan at this summer’s Rio de Janeiro Olympics as an overage player but admitted he would consider it if asked to go by the Japan Football Association. “I hadn’t thought about that, ...

Honda determined to reach goals as player, owner

Jan 4, 2016

Honda determined to reach goals as player, owner

Growing up in Osaka, Keisuke Honda dreamed of signing with AC Milan and wearing the No. 10 for the Rossoneri, a dream the Japan international has managed to realize. But two years after arriving at the San Siro to huge fanfare and massive expectations, ...

Mihajlovic defends Honda after derby dud

Sep 14, 2015

Mihajlovic defends Honda after derby dud

AC Milan coach Sinisa Mihajlovic came to the defense of Keisuke Honda after the Japan international midfielder came in for criticism following Sunday’s 1-0 derby defeat to Inter Milan. A 58th-minute strike by Colombian Fredy Guarin settled what was a thrilling “Derby della Madonnina” ...

Jun 17, 2015

Milan fires Inzaghi, hires Mihajlovic

AC Milan fired coach Filippo Inzaghi and immediately replaced him with Sinisa Mihajlovic on a two-year deal on Tuesday. Milan informed Inzaghi he was unwanted earlier this month, but was hoping to terminate his contract under mutual terms. The talks apparently failed. “AC Milan ...

Honda wants to stay at Milan next season

May 25, 2015

Honda wants to stay at Milan next season

Keisuke Honda made it clear on Sunday that he wants to remain at AC Milan next season. “A lot of people will leave a club solely for individual reasons,” Honda said, after putting in a full shift during Milan’s 3-0 victory over Torino. “But ...

Apr 4, 2015

Milan's Honda out with foot injury

Japan Midfielder Keisuke Honda Will Miss Ac Milan’s Serie A Game Away To Palermo On Saturday Due To A Foot Injury, Milan Boss Filippo Inzaghi Said Friday. Inzaghi said Honda suffered a sprained left ankle in training on Thursday and expects him to be ...

Milan embraces red-hot Honda

Oct 20, 2014

Milan embraces red-hot Honda

Keisuke Honda was finally being feted by a resurgent AC Milan after a brace of goals in a 3-1 win away to Verona reassured club bosses they had not mistakenly signed the player’s brother. The Japan international now appears to have drawn a firm ...

Honda plays starring role as Milan beats Chievo to end skid

Oct 5, 2014

Honda plays starring role as Milan beats Chievo to end skid

Keisuke Honda scored his fourth goal in six matches as AC Milan ended a three-game winless streak in Serie A with a 2-0 victory over visiting Chievo Verona on Saturday. Sulley Muntari celebrated his 250th match in Serie A by giving Milan the lead ...

Honda scores for Milan in victory over Parma

Sep 15, 2014

Honda scores for Milan in victory over Parma

Keisuke Honda was on target for the second game in a row on Sunday as AC Milan edged Parma 5-4 away in an extraordinary Serie match that saw both sides end the game with 10 men as Daniele Bonera and Felipe were both dismissed. ...

Balotelli set to join Liverpool

Aug 22, 2014

Balotelli set to join Liverpool

Mario Balotelli’s roller-coaster career took another twist on Thursday when he said goodbye to his AC Milan teammates after training before an expected transfer to Liverpool. In a brief statement on its website, the Italian club said: “Mario Balotelli drove out of Milanello at ...

Kaka quits AC Milan for Orlando

Jul 1, 2014

Kaka quits AC Milan for Orlando

AC Milan midfielder Kaka officially left the Serie A club on Monday to join Orlando City Soccer Club. A statement on the Milan website said it had come to a “mutual agreement (with Kaka) to end the Brazil star’s contract but there is no ...