Roberto Mancini has predicted it will take six months for him to mould Manchester City into a formidable outfit.
Captain Craig Bellamy is out of Wales' Euro 2012 qualifiers against Bulgaria and Switzerland next month.
Roque Santa Cruz has refused to rule out a move to Italy in January despite the collapse of his move to Lazio.
Manchester City defender Joleon Lescott was handed a shock starting berth for England in their Euro 2012 qualifier with Switzerland in Basle on Tuesday night.
Robinho has said his managers at Manchester City failed to understand him and admits he found the city "an awful place to live".
Manchester City midfielder Michael Johnson's return from a knee operation is being spurred on by the prospect of playing alongside the galaxy of stars at Eastlands.
Bolton winger Martin Petrov has hit out at his former club Manchester City, claiming there is no trust at Eastlands and that a collection of highly-paid stars are failing to gel into a team.
Lazio have revealed they could yet sign Manchester City misfit Roque Santa Cruz in the January transfer window, and insisted Mauro Zarate will be going nowhere.
Manchester City defender Wayne Bridge is targeting his side's Premier League encounter with Blackburn on September for his return from a foot injury picked up in pre-season.
Two years after joining Manchester City on transfer deadline day for a British record transfer fee, Robinho has completed his move to AC Milan and joins the Rossoneri on a four-year deal.
Turkish club Besiktas have launched a late bid to sign striker Robbie Keane on loan from Tottenham Hotspur, according to reports.
AC Milan would be interested in signing Manchester City forward Robinho, with Rossoneri owner Silvio Berlusconi claiming that his club's "intentions are there" to make a move for the wanatway Brazil international.
Shaun Wright-Phillips insists he is staying at Manchester City despite the influx of new players at the club.
Emmanuel Adebayor has revealed he is ready to quit Manchester City due to his limited first-team opportunities.
Manchester City boss Roberto Mancini has confirmed AC Milan and Barcelona are in the race to sign Robinho.
The draw takes place on Friday with Everton, Fulham and Celtic all awaiting news of their opponents.