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Paolo Maldini on ‘best defender in history’ Virgil van Dijk who he was ‘unlucky’ not to play with in his career

Praise to Virgil van Dijk must be an almost daily occurrence but when it comes from someone like Paolo Maldini, it will mean a little bit more. As reported by Fabrizio Romano (via @LiverpoolFansBr): ‘I have played with some of the greatest defenders like Nesta, Baresi, Cannavaro but I feel I was unlucky not to pair with Van Dijk.
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Thiago Silva hands Chelsea boost after revealing plan to emulate Paolo Maldini

Thiago Silva has revealed that he hopes to emulate Paolo Maldini and play beyond the age of 40.The Brazilian defender, 37, recently extended his Chelsea contract by a further season until the summer of 2023.Having spent the final half-a-season of Maldini’s career alongside the Italian in AC Milan’s defence, Silva was offered an insight into what enabled the defender to have such longevity.Maldini made his debut in 1985 at the Lombardy club and went on to play more than 900 times, before retiring at the age of 40 in 2009.Silva believes that he extend his career similarly, and thinks he...
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Paolo Maldini vs Javier Zanetti: Who was better?

There are a few players who perfectly encapsulate their football clubs: Paolo Maldini and Javier Zanetti are two of those players. The numbers speak for themselves: Maldini made 902 appearances for his Milanese club, and Zanetti made 858 for his. The two defenders are pillars of their Derby della Madonnina...
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Paolo Maldini Discusses the Departure of Gianluigi Donnarumma From AC Milan

Gianluigi Donnarumma arrived to Paris Saint-Germain this past summer, but the 23-year-old didn’t leave AC Milan through the front door, at least in the eyes of the club and supporters. The Italy international left on a free transfer this past summer after rejecting various offers from Milan to take...
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AC Milan legend Paolo Maldini looks on as son Daniel scores his first Serie A goal

There's no name as synonymous with AC Milan as Maldini. The surname of captain and defender Cesare Maldini of the 1960s and more recently legendary, iconic defender Paolo Maldini (1984-2009), it's a name that spans generations of the club and has helped contribute to countless trophies. The latest Maldini, Daniel, is hoping for a similar legendary career. So far, he's off to a great start.
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Watch: Paolo Maldini addresses fans – “We are Milan”, “This is only the beginning”

AC Milan director Paolo Maldini addressed the hundreds of fans who had gathered outside the club’s headquarters to thank the team. The Rossoneri’s ultras put on a display of pyrotechnics outside Casa Milan, celebrating the team’s return to the Champions League for the first time since the 2013-14 campaign and also a second-placed finish; the team’s best since 2011-12.
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Paolo Maldini confirms Gianluigi Donnarumma will leave Milan

Milan technical director Paolo Maldini has confirmed Gianluigi Donnarumma will leave the club on a free transfer this summer. Speculation regarding the youngster's future has circled for some time now with the two parties unable to come to an agreement over a new deal. Donnarumma has emerged as one of...
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AC Milan's Fikayo Tomori welcomes Paolo Maldini praise, addresses future ahead of Manchester United tie

For a young defender newly arrived at AC Milan there can be few more welcome endorsements than that of the legendary Paolo Maldini. It did not take long for Fikayo Tomori to earn exactly that. Just a month into the loan agreement with Chelsea, Maldini, technical director at Milan and one of the game's best ever defenders, was describing the 23-year-old as a "great talent" and one who his club would look to sign on a permanent basis.
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Chelsea loanee Tomori welcomes Paolo Maldini praise, addresses AC Milan future ahead of Manchester United tie

For a young defender newly arrived at AC Milan there can be few more welcome endorsements than that of the legendary Paolo Maldini. It did not take long for Fikayo Tomori to earn exactly that. Just a month into the loan agreement with Chelsea, Maldini, technical director at Milan and one of the game's best ever defenders, was describing the 23-year-old as a "great talent" and one who his club would look to sign on a permanent basis.
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The Winklevoss Twins, Paolo Maldini, and 76ers’ Michael Rubin to Have Personal NFTs On Ethernity

Ethernity’s first digital asset collection ready to launch with names such as Paolo Maldini, DJs Dimitri Vegas and Like Mike, and the Winklevoss brothers. Several well-known individuals, including Gemini’s co-founders the Winklevoss twins, soccer legends Christian Vieri and Paolo Maldini, and Philadelphia 76ers owner Michael Rubin, are set to join the NFT craze. Each will have his own personal digital artwork as a non-fungible token (NFT) on the Ethernity platform.
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