Fans In Their AC Milan Soccer Jerseys Celebrating Beating Celtic!
AC Milan is an Italian football club, they are one of the most successful clubs of all time and hold the record, alongside Boca Juniors, for most international trophies won.
Except for the Europa League the team that wear the AC Milan soccer jerseys have lifted the trophy at least once in every major football competition they have entered, including the prestigious UEFA Champions League.
The AC Milan soccer jerseys are manufactured by Adidas. A recent renegotiation of this deal means the Adidas logo will be seen on the teams kits and training wear until at least 2023.
Being such a successful and popular team there is much demand for AC Milan football merchandise, recent statistics show that around 350,000 shirts were sold per season over the last 5 years.
The AC Milan Home Soccer Jersey 2013 - 2014 was released earlier this year. This shirt follows the famous red and black vertical stripe design but adds a modern twist with the addition of a black pinstripe in the centre of each red stripe.
This is a great looking kit, but with the addition of Adidas Climacool technology it works with your body's cooling mechanisms to keep you feeling and looking fantastic on the pitch.
The brand new AC Milan Home Soccer Jersey 2013 - 2014 will be worn by the team as they compete in the Italian Serie A League, Coppa Italia and the UEFA Champions League.
Having not won a major trophy since 2011 the team is looking for some good finishes and a successful season in all competitions.
Their most recent match was a European tie against Celtic.
After finishing 3rd in the 2012 - 2013 Serie A the team that wear the AC Milan soccer jerseys qualified for Champions League football through a play-off round.
They met PSV in a 2-legged qualifying match that ended 4-1 on aggregate securing the teams qualification to the group stages.
They were drawn in Group H alongside Barcelona, Ajax and Celtic.
The 5th match in the group stage saw the AC Milan team travel to Scotland in their away clash against Celtic.
The teams previously met at the San Siro Stadium in Milan on 18th September where the score-line finished 2-0 to the home team.
The team wore their AC Milan home soccer jersey to play this instrumental match that could mean the end of a European football for Celtic.
To begin with the game was evenly matched both teams having chances, it could even be said that Celtic had more chances on goal.
However, in the 12th minute Kaka struck goal to put the visitors ahead.
After half time AC Milan were stronger and more organised, the Celtic defence struggled as the team in the AC Milan soccer jerseys scored twice more; Zapata in the 49th minute, and Balotelli in the 59th, the final score 3-0.
The result of this match seals the fate of the Celtic team who will have to wait until next season for the opportunity of more European football.
For the players that were wearing the AC Milan home soccer jersey the result puts them 2nd in the table behind Barcelona.
They will need to win their next match against Ajax on 11th December to ensure they progress to the next stage of the competition.
The UEFA Champions League is an annual football competition fought out between the best soccer teams in Europe.
It is highly rated and to win is a huge honour, being crowned the Champions of European football.
In the past the team that wear the AC Milan soccer jersey has had much success in this competition winning on 7 occasions, the last in 2007.
Only Real Madrid has won more times with 9 trophies.
AC Milan has had a bad start to the 2013 - 2014 season; they went into the match against Celtic following a spell of 7 games without a win.
They are currently a disappointing 13th in the Serie A table.
The fans that wear the AC Milan soccer jerseys are sure to be celebrating their teams success in Scotland and will be hoping it continues, in both European and league matches for the remainder of the season.
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