AC Milan has reached its critical period as some key players are beyond their peak performance.Such longer servers as Maldini, Nesta, Dida, Ambrosini, and Gattuso prefer using their experiences to physical strength. Once the team play quick and young opponents, clearly it is proven that stamina and endurance do matter. Carlo Ancelotti slowly responds to this circumstance. He looks frightened to put fresh players on the starting line up. In fact, new players like Antonini and Paloschi (last season) have shown their talents. The leage has been harder to climb. I Rossoneri find themselves in more breathtaking competition. Despite their emotional victory over the long lasting city rival, Internazionale, couple weeks ago, Milan, in particular Ancelotti, must make differene unless they will not get anything in the end of the 2008/2009 season.