A city famous for having two football teams and rivals of AC and Inter, along with people who know a thing or two about fashion, Milan is one of the most popular places in Italy, which has the whole of Europe and the World making their way to it every day of every year.
From the football teams, there are plenty of rising stars from AC Milan.
Davide Di Fabio is a talented goalkeeper, who has good reflexes, command of his area and shot-stopping ability. Di Fabio at 19 years of age is considered a bright goalkeeping talent and prospect, and worth watching and keeping an eye for.
Simone Calvano is a talented midfielder who has already been compared to established players like Daniele De Rossi (Roma) and Andrea Pirlo (once of Milan but now at Juventus). He is a very good box-to-box midfielder, can play as good in the defensive midfield role as he does attack wise. He has good vision, touch, ball control, can shoot very well from distance and a very good passer.
Only 18 years old, MattiaValoti is an attacking midfielder who is technically and tactically disciplined, has very good ball control, touch and vision. He has been getting into the first team, and is a bright prospect for the future.
Gianmario Comi is a forward who arrived last year, and he considers AC legend FilippoInzaghi as his idol. Comi is a talented striker, who’s lethal in the penalty area having scored 18 goals in 21 matches with Torino’s (co-owned club Primavera side), has good movement, very good in the air and has good balance and strength.
The son of former AC and Inter player Maurizio Ganz is Simone Ganz, a talented forward who has a good eye for goal, movement, control and also possesses a strong right foot. The 18-year-old scored eight goals in 20 appearances for the Primavera side in 2011.
Giacomo Beretta, born in 1992, is a striker who starred for the U-17 side for AC, scored 10 goals in 15 games. He is dangerous inside the area, has body strength, good control of the ball and is a good finisher.
From the fashion world, Eva Dub is a fashion designer from Milan who worked as an actress and costume designer in Teatro di Ricerca, and collaborated with Stiftung Bauhaus in Germany. Dub is currently working on her own clothing line called EVA DUB, and is involved in many projects related to art, contemporary craftsmanship and solidarity projects.
Raffaella Panaro was born and raised in Italy, who won the RiccioneModa Italia Contest, and Young Blood as a new young Italian talent. At the moment, she is working on the ACIDLAB project, a new t-shirt concept with a very strong attention to craftsmanship and uniqueness.
Valentina Brugnatelli is a jewellery designer with many collaborations with leading international fashion names under her belt. She created her first luxury jewellery collection and has a passion for jewellery, who describes herself in three words as “Discreet, passionate and stubborn”.
Gianni Serra boasts a versatile profile. He’s a designer whose background includes various experiences, from editorial image design to the creation of costumes for the theatre, to cross-collaborations in contemporary art. He’s currently working on a 2012 summer collection in which the material expression of masculine fabrics and natural surface, such as linen, cotton and hemp is still visible, with particular attention to dying techniques.
The name is Licia Florio, and the fashion designer recently showcased her second collection for Fall Winter of 2011. Her inspirations come from travelling, and she describes herself as an “enthusiast, curious and determined”.
Anthony Vaccarello has been a winner of the Festival of Hyeres, the most famous fashion festival in France. Has a collection called FW, which presents a collection presentation in the French capital, with his design being intricate, glamorous and intoxicating in a modern way.
MatteoThiela after graduating from high school went to study in Miami, but his home is Milan, and has had a succession of collaborations with brands like LoroPiana, Carlo Tivoli and TeretBantine, who wants to create dreams that make someone dream.