On Sunday, Alexis Saelemaekers with AC Milan will face Dries Mertens’ Napoli in Serie A. On social networks in Milan, the Belgian attacking midfielder gave his impressions of Sunday’s match. “It’s an important game,” he said in a very good Italian.
Saelemaekers is well established in Milan. He plays every week and has already scored twice this season. “Scoring goals is very important to me. It’s the best way to help the team during a game, so I hope I can keep up the momentum,” he said. “I’ve been playing higher up the pitch lately, that’s what I prefer.”
AC Milan are Serie A leaders after seven days, Naples are three points less. “It’s an important game,” continues the neo-Red Devil. “The coach is doing a great job so we are trying to win for him. I appreciate the confidence he gives me, it is very important to me. I am trying to prove that I am good enough to play for this. club and I hope to become even better “.
Saelemaekers also announced that he now feels completely at home in northern Italy. “Although I’m all alone here, I love being in Milan. It’s a warm and family city, which helps me not to feel alone,” concluded the Red Devil.