AC Milan looking for Parma win ahead of tough week
MILAN (AP) -AC Milan would like a comfortable victory at home to Parma in the Serie A on Friday to ease into one of its toughest weeks of the season.
Massimiliano Allegri's men face Barcelona in the Champions League on Wednesday before another expected heated derby against Inter Milan the following Sunday.
Both sides are fighting for third, and Milan vice president Adriano Galliani says, "The league is a race with 38 rounds, each of which counts for three points. The Champions League is different as you have to give the maximum to get to the next round.''
Juventus triumphed 3-0 at Celtic in the Champions League on Tuesday and it will be looking to cap an impressive week at Roma on Saturday. Second-placed Napoli hosts Sampdoria on Sunday.