Milan's Piatek and Paquetá milk it after Cagliari get blocked by farmers | Paolo Bandini

Milan's Piatek and Paquetá milk it after Cagliari get blocked by farmers | Paolo Bandini

11-Feb-2019 11:08:28 | The Guardian

Away games against Milan are a daunting prospect at the best of times, let alone when you’re stuck in the middle of a protest

It began like so many other Saturdays at Cagliari’s practice facility, the manager Rolando Maran coming in from training to update reporters on the injuries and fitness concerns affecting his first-team squad. It took a turn towards atypical shortly afterwards, as players lined up in the street to kick over milk churns and spill their contents into the road.

This was not on the schedule. After speaking to the press, Maran was supposed to board the team bus with his players and head to the airport for a flight to Milan – where they would play the following evening.

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