The first two weeks of the Seedorf era have gone by, and the reviews are in: it’s too early to determine anything. But that doesn’t stop us from discussing them. Whether it is his formation, substitutions, his motivational skills or ability to impact morale, nothing was off limits on this podcast. Despite it being too short of a time to really determine anything, we talk about his apparent impact on the squad for his three short matches in charge.     A returning guest this time was Sam, Deputy Editor of Forza Italian Football and host of their Italian Football Fancast. Sam is a former co-blogger of mine from another blog and a massive Serie A and devout Milanista. Our discussions included:   • News of the Week: Allievi Nazionali win, ex-Milan scorers, Dodgeball, the team huddle   • Mercato News: Matri, Nocerino, and Vergara out, Petagna returns and Essien comes in   • Reviews: Coppa Italia Round of 16: Milan vs. Spezia, Serie A week 20 vs. Verona, [...]
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Category:Uncategorized -- posted at: 6:15am PST

Midway through the January mercato, things would be crazy enough, but this week saw even more change with the departure of Coach Massimiliano Allegri. In fact, this podcast was recorded in two segments to accommodate the madness. From the do-it-yourself rumor advice, the heartbreak of the Sassuolo match, and the change of guard, madness ensues throughout.   Today I welcome new guest. A comedian, teacher, and bodega clerk extraordinaire Dave Lamb is also a Milanista and writer for DAI DAI DAI. This time discussed:   • News of the Week: The Maldini legacy, a new coach in Holland, Allegri master trolls Inter   • Mercato Madness: Ridiculous Rumors – do it-yourself transfer rumors   • Mercato Update: Honda, Rami, Exit news   • Reviews: Serie A week 18 vs Atalanta, Serie A week 19 at Sassuolo   • Upcoming Matches Preview: Coppa Italia Round of 16: Milan vs. Spezia, Serie A week 20 vs. Verona, Coppa Italia Quarterfinals: Milan/Spezia vs. Udinese &n [...]
Direct download: milan_obsession_podcast_25.mp3
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