AC Milan coach Max Allegri is counting on Ronaldinho this season.

Milan chiefs insist Ronaldinho will not be leaving for Flamengo this summer.

And Allegri declared: "He has many qualities and must make the difference. Sure, he has to be supported by the team, just as he must put himself at the service of the group."

When asked if Ronaldinho should take a leaf out of Samuel Eto'o's book and track back, Allegri said: "They have different characteristics.

"Eto'o didn't change position, he sacrificed himself for the team. If I'm not mistaken he won the treble at Barcelona and the treble at Inter: you never win titles by chance."

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