Massimo Ambrosini admits it will be difficult for AC Milan's players to watch the Champions League kickoff this season.

Milan are out of the competition after a dismal last season and Ambrosini says: "We had big disappointments last season. Now, when the Champions League starts, it will probably re-open the wound.

"The disappointment of last year, there can be no doubt, was big for everyone. But now, what has happened has happened ..."