It’s a special day for AC Milan coach Filippo Inzaghi, Staff, and players visiting the New York Cosmos Pitch on Wednesday 23 July for their training session. AC Milan are preparing their debut game in the International Champions Cup against Olympiacos on 24 July, Manchester City on 27 July, and against Liverpool on 2 August 2014.
As reported by AC Milan official website, Milan’s first training session on North American primarily focusing initially on athletic work, with the players of the famed US team. The two squads completed the warm-up and stretching together.
Players then moved on to 11-versus-11 possession work with the ball, using one half of the NY Cosmos pitch.
Keisuke Honda, Sulley Muntari, Essien, Mario Balotelli and Ignazio Abate worked individually on stretching and floor work, as scheduled.
Photos of AC Milan training courtesy of acmilan.com
AC Milan Coach Filippo Inzaghi and his staff posing in front of sponsor banner Emirates during their visit at the New York Cosmos pitch.
AC Milan coach Filippo Inzaghi directing the training ahead of the Olimpiacos game for the International Champions Cup scheduled on Thursday 24 July… time to check players physical condition
A motivational speech before the training….
Make the line…. defender Mattia De Sciglio leading the run….
Ok, now.. sprinting…..
AC Milan forward Mario Balotelli and midfielder Sulley Muntari
Water time.. refreshing…
AC Milan forward Mario Balotelli pleasing the fans after training by signing photos and taking pictures with his fans.
AC Milan midfielder Keisuke Honda joined his teammates for training and gives autographs to the fans.
AC Milan midfielder Andrea Polin signing autographs while fans are just happy to meet their players
AC Milan forward Jeremy Menez signing autographs
AC Milan forward Stephan El Shaarawy after training… time to get inside the bus now…
AC Milan forward Giampaolo Pazzini … all aboard…