Mattia De Sciglio: 'AC Milan not playing for draw'

Mattia De Sciglio says that AC Milan will be playing to win against Ajax and not just for the draw that will see them into the second round.

AC Milan defender Mattia De Sciglio has insisted that the Italian side will be looking to win in their final Champions League Group H match against Ajax on Wednesday night.

Milan need only a draw to qualify for the second round, but De Sciglio has said that they must be at their best even to get the point required.

"Games that can get you through to the final 16 in the Champions League are always important," he told reporters before the game.

"We're focused and we want to get through to the next round. We definitely can't take to the pitch looking for a draw as that would put qualification at risk.

"They're a good team and they play good football. We'll have to be very attentive."

Milan are currently a point ahead of Ajax and two behind Barcelona.

On loan Barcelona frontman Bojan Krkic playing for Ajax on July 25, 2013
Read Next:
Preview: Ajax vs. AC Milan
>
You May Like
Recomended from Sports Mole

Loading ...

Failed to load data.

Tables
TeamPWDLFAGDPTS
1Napoli20163144133151
2Juventus20162249153450
3Inter Milan20126235152042
4Lazio19124348242440
5Roma19123430141639
6Sampdoria199373629730
7Atalanta BCAtalanta208663126530
8Fiorentina207762921828
9AC Milan208482527-228
10Torino2061042827128
11Udinese199193327628
12Bologna2073102330-724
13AC Chievo VeronaChievo205782032-1222
14Genoa205691622-621
15SassuoloSassuolo2063111330-1721
16CagliariCagliari2062121831-1320
17SPALSPAL2036112138-1715
18Crotone2043131338-2515
19Hellas VeronaHellas Verona2034131841-2313
20BeneventoBenevento2021171343-307
Login, I already have my ad-free pass
Log in with Facebook to customise Sports Mole
Buy ad-free access (show me the options)
Buy monthly ad-free access for £1.20/month
Buy yearly ad-free access for £12 (2 months free)
Settings - Logout - Manage your account
Settings - Logout - Manage your account