The billionaire used Chinese social media platform Weibo to laugh off reports of his rumored purchase of the Serie A club from former Italian prime minister Silvio Berlusconi.
"Is A.C. Milan in Italy's Milan?" the 51-year-old founder of Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba Group posted on his verified Weibo account.
"I heard Tyson of the Lakers went to Milan. I don't know whether he went to A.C. Milan. If so, China Super League's Yao Ming will suffer!"