The Brazilian star has admitted he is
overjoyed at reaching the final in Athens and believes the team are approaching
the game in the right frame of mind
MILANELLO - At the end of training, Ricardo Kakà spoke
to Milan Channel and said: 'Training went well today, we talked about certain
things that will be important in the game. Even today, I saw that the side was
in good shape. We are tranquil and relaxed: we know our own strength and what we
can do.' On Crouch: 'He's a dangerous player in the air, when the ball is in the
area he's always an opportunitist. We have to pay attention to him if he plays.
Then, if a different one plays there will be other things we have to worry about.'
When did you believe Milan would get to the final? 'Bit by bit we managed to
gain the confidence that we would reach another final, and that desire to win it
has grown. We are in the final so we have a chance of winning it, that would be
wonderful.' After the game against Manchester United, Carlo Ancelotti declared
that tears where a sign of strength. What is so special about Ancelotti compared
to other coaches? 'Carlo is special, he knows how to manage the group, manage
people, this is all very important in football. Milan is full of stars, many
great players and they need a coach as good as this.'