A.C. Milan Primavera

Milan Primavera
AC Milan crest
Full name Associazione Calcio Milan Primavera
Nickname(s) i Rossoneri (The Red and Blacks)
il Diavolo
(The Devil)
Founded 1962
Ground Vismara Sports Centre, Milan[1]
(Capacity: 1,200[2])
Owner Silvio Berlusconi[3]
President Vacant[4]
Head coach Aldo Dolcetti
League Campionato Nazionale Primavera
2010–11 Quarter-finals[5]
Home colours
Away colours
Third colours

Associazione Calcio Milan Primavera are the under-20 team of Italian professional football club Associazione Calcio Milan. They play in the Group B of the Campionato Nazionale Primavera. They have been champions only once, back in 1965. They also participate in the Coppa Italia Primavera and in the annual Torneo di Viareggio, an international tournament which they won 8 times.



Current squad

As of 22 october 2011.[6] Numbers refers to first team, according to Lega Serie A[7][8] and UEFA.[9]

Note: Flags indicate national team as has been defined under FIFA eligibility rules. Players may hold more than one non-FIFA nationality.

No. Position Player
51 Italy GK Riccardo Piscitelli
53 Italy DF Rodrigo Ely
54 Italy MF Simone Calvano
55 Spain FW Adrià Carmona Pérez
56 Italy FW Simone Andrea Ganz
58 Italy FW Gianmario Comi
59 Italy FW Kingsley Boateng
Italy GK Matteo Brunelli
Italy GK Davide Narduzzo
Italy DF Marco Baldan
Switzerland DF Mattia Desole
Portugal DF Ricardo José Ferreira
Italy DF Marco Guzzo
No. Position Player
Italy DF Marco Speranza
Italy MF Simone Amelotti
Italy MF Luca Bertoni
Italy MF Carlo Alberto Calvetti
Italy MF Bryan Cristante
Ghana MF Edmund Etsè Hottor
Italy MF Alessio Innocenti
Switzerland MF Elias Steven Kabamba
Italy MF Filippo Lora
Portugal MF Pelé
Italy FW Andrea Petagna
Italy FW David Speziale

Manager history


Youth system

The youth system has been responsible for producing some of Milan's greatest ever players, including the club's top three all-time appearance makers, Paolo Maldini, Franco Baresi and Alessandro Costacurta, as well as several players, in recent years, who have managed to become regular players in the Serie A. The training facilities are based at the Vismara Sports Centre (Italian: Centro Sportivo Vismara), a 57-acre (230,000 m2) site in the Milan southern suburb of Gratosoglio (though the Primavera trains at Milanello, just like the first team).[11]

A.C. Milan youth system comprises nine different age-group teams ranging from Under-9s up to Under-17s, and divided as follows:[12]

  • Allievi Nazionali (U-17)
  • Allievi Regionali (U-16)
  • Giovanissimi Nazionali (U-15)
  • Giovanissimi Regionali '98 (U-14)
  • Giovanissimi Regionali '99 (U-13)
  • Esordienti 2000 (U-12)
  • Esordienti 2001 (U-11)
  • Pulcini 2002 (U-10)
  • Pulcini 2003 (U-9)


  • Campionato Berretti: 7[10]
    • 1971–72, 1981–82, 1982–83, 1984–85, 1989–90, 1993–94, 2008–09
  • Campionato Allievi Nazionali: 4[10]
    • 1995–96, 2002–03, 2006–07, 2010–11
  • Campionato Giovanissimi Nazionali: 2[10]
    • 1991–92, 2009–10


As of 5 August 2011.[12]

  • Director of Youth Football: Filippo Galli
  • Primavera
  • Allievi Nazionali
    • Head Coach: Omar Danesi
    • Assistant Coach: Emanuele Pischetola
    • Goalkeeping Coach: Villiam Vecchi[14]
  • Allievi Regionali
    • Head Coach: Cesare Beggi
    • Assistant Coach: Nicola Matteucci
    • Goalkeeping Coach: Massimo Gasperini
  • Giovanissimi Nazionali
  • Giovanissimi Regionali '98
    • Head Coach: Walter De Vecchi
    • Assistant Coach: Riccardo Galbiati
    • Goalkeeping Coach: Luigi Romano
  • Giovanissimi Regionali '99
    • Head Coach: Simone Baldo
    • Assistant Coach: Giuseppe Misso
    • Goalkeeping Coach: Francesco Navazzotti
  • Esordienti 2000
    • Head Coach: Luca Morin
    • Assistant Coach: Mauro Ardizzone
    • Goalkeeping Coach: Luigi Ragno
  • Esordienti 2001
    • Head Coach: Alessandro Lupi
    • Assistant Coach: Lodovico Costacurta
    • Goalkeeping Coach: Luigi Ragno
  • Pulcini 2002
    • Head Coach: Giovanni Valenti
    • Assistant Coach: Walter Biffi
    • Goalkeeping Coach: Luigi Ragno
  • Pulcini 2003
    • Head Coach: Andrea Biffi
    • Assistant Coach: Massimiliano Sorgato
    • Goalkeeping Coach: Luigi Ragno

Notable former Primavera and youth teams players

Many players from Milan's youth system go on to have careers in professional football, whether at Milan or at other clubs. The following is a list of players who have represented their country at full international level and/or have played regularly at a high level of club football.


  1. ^ "Prospetto dei campi di gioco" (in Italian). legaseriea.it. Lega Nazionale Professionisti Serie A. http://www.legaseriea.it/c/document_library/get_file?uuid=5ad0c793-3e75-4de5-bfa8-13f5c6fdcba6&groupId=10192. Retrieved 28 October 2010. 
  2. ^ "Campo "Stadio"" (in Italian). centrosportivovismara.it. Centro sportivo Peppino Vismara. http://www.centrosportivovismara.it/htm/impianto.php?idLuogo=44. Retrieved 28 October 2010. 
  3. ^ "Struttura societaria" (in Italian). bilanciomilan.it. Associazione Calcio Milan. 31 December 2008. http://www.bilanciomilan.it/strutturasocietaria.html. Retrieved 4 October 2010. 
  4. ^ "Organisational chart". acmilan.com. Associazione Calcio Milan. http://www.acmilan.com/en/club/organisational_chart. Retrieved 9 August 2011. 
  5. ^ "Final Eight Primavera: Roma–Milan 1–0". acmilan.com (Associazione Calcio Milan). 5 June 2011. http://www.acmilan.com/en/teams/youth_teams_news/134415. Retrieved 9 August 2011. 
  6. ^ "Primavera Squad". acmilan.com. Associazione Calcio Milan. http://www.acmilan.com/en/teams/youth_teams_roster/538/players. Retrieved 7 September 2011. 
  7. ^ "Comunicato stampa N.3" (in Italian) (PDF). legaseriea.it. Lega Nazionale Professionisti Serie A. 4 August 2011. http://www.legaseriea.it/c/document_library/get_file?uuid=12cb1401-80f3-440c-8a72-0688a3cdc333&groupId=10192. Retrieved 9 August 2011. 
  8. ^ "Comunicato stampa N.28" (in Italian) (PDF). legaseriea.it. Lega Nazionale Professionisti Serie A. 22 October 2011. http://www.legaseriea.it/c/document_library/get_file?uuid=afbdcfb0-a556-47d4-8ff2-631969936cfd&groupId=10192. Retrieved 23 October 2011. 
  9. ^ "AC Milan". uefa.com. Union of European Football Associations. http://www.uefa.com/uefachampionsleague/season=2012/clubs/club=50058/squad/index.html. Retrieved 23 October 2011. 
  10. ^ a b c d e f "Bacheca dei trofei" (in Italian). magliarossonera.it. http://www.magliarossonera.it/Storia-Bacheca.html. Retrieved 21 June 2010. 
  11. ^ "Structures". acmilan.com. Associazione Calcio Milan. http://www.acmilan.com/en/teams/youth_teams/structures. Retrieved 4 October 2010. 
  12. ^ a b "Coaching set up 2011/2012: enthusiasm is the key". acmilan.com (Associazione Calcio Milan). 5 August 2011. http://www.acmilan.com/en/teams/youth_teams_news/135346. Retrieved 9 August 2011. 
  13. ^ "Primavera Staff". acmilan.com. Associazione Calcio Milan. http://www.acmilan.com/en/teams/youth_teams_roster/538/staff. Retrieved 6 September 2011. 
  14. ^ "Allievi Nazionali Staff". acmilan.com. Associazione Calcio Milan. http://www.acmilan.com/en/teams/youth_teams_roster/540/staff. Retrieved 6 September 2011. 

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