The season 1970-71 Milan kits design same as previous year, with Nereo Rocco still as the mastermind of the team, AC Milan came close to winning the Scudetto and Italian Cup, but ends up losing them both. Instead of arriving Sormani and Lodetti, George Biasiolo, Romeo Benetti and Villa Zignoli. The Scudetto trophy fall to Inter with 46 points, AC Milan to 42 points in seconds place. The unlucky results is once again in the Italian Cup. Final against Genoa, after the 0-0 on extra time, Genoa win the trophy on penalties.