There are calls for vice-president Galliani's sacking this week.
"I'm not here to defend Galliani," said Raiola, "he does not need my words. He's the soul of Milan.
"But this time must pass. I'm sorry for AC Milan, for Galliani in particular and for the fans. I do not think the market can affect the performance. It is easy to judge the situation after, not before."
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