Clarence Seedorf has played down a bust-up between AC Milan teammates Alexandre Pato and Rino Gattuso. Gattuso had grown frustrated with Pato, who was particularly wasteful, and went over to have a few choice words with his teammate during their 1-1 draw with Lecce.

"At times things can seem bigger than they actually are," Seedorf explained. "They were only talking about a cross…

"When your heart is beating 180 times a minute, things don't always seem so lucid."

Speaking after the game, Gattuso said: "It's all fine with Pato. What we said to each other is my business."

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