AC Milan striker Pato backs Tassotti as Ancelotti successor

AC Milan striker Alexandre Pato wants the club to promote from within if coach Carlo Ancelotti must be replaced.

AC Milan striker Alexandre Pato wants the club to promote from within if coach Carlo Ancelotti must be replaced.

“If Ancelotti leaves I would vote for Mauro Tassotti and Filippo Galli to replace him,” Pato revealed.

When asked about the state of Milan, Pato said: “This team is ready for the Scudetto and the Champions League. I am ready to become the Maldini of goals.”