Luis Figo feels AC Milan were right to gamble with the appointment of rookie coach Clarence Seedorf.

The pair played together at Real Madrid.

"Seedorf? In Portugal they say 'nothing ventured, nothing gained' - the directors were well aware of Clarence and his idea of football, they have thought he was the right person at this time.

"I like Seedorf, he is one in football that has always been greatly interested and now as a Coach I do not know, of course he must demonstrate his quality."

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