1992-93: A Season Review As Rossoneri Dominate Among The Goalfests

Milan 1993

Fabio Capello guided AC Milan to a 13th Scudetto as the back-pass rule was introduced for the 1992-93 campaign, Vito Doria looks back at one of Serie A’s most entertaining seasons. After FIFA introduced the back-pass rule to reduce defensive play, the 1992-93 season was filled with many high-scoring matches in Serie A. AC Milan were dominant in More...

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