Antonio Cassano visited his AC Milan teammates yesterday for the first time since his heart operation.

Cassano underwent heart surgery on a congenital heart condition just under three weeks ago and was discharged from hospital soon after.

In the early stages of what is anticipated to be at least a six-month recovery period, Mediaset report that the No 99 made his first return to Milanello on Monday to meet with teammates and Coaches as they prepare for the midweek Champions League Group H-decider with Barcelona.