AC Milan planning surprising signing in midfield

AC Milan want to close as soon as possible the signing of another midfielder but is finding it more difficult than expected.

AC Milan did not think they would find all these difficulties in signing a new midfielder. The Rossoneri had been hoping to close a quick deal for Bakayoko but Chelsea are proving to be a very tough negotiator.

Same situation for Boubakary Soumare and Florentino Luis. Lille and Benfica (are open for loan) ask for disproportionate fees that the Rossoneri do not want to spend. In the meantime, Bakayoko himself has refused a recent offer for Crystal Palace and is putting pressure on Chelsea to accept Milan’s bid.

For this reason, AC Milan are studying alternatives reports Corriere della Sera (via Perhaps easier to reach, in order not to keep the market blocked for too long. The Rossoneri could make a surprise signing, a name that has not been publicly linked with the Red and Black club.

While Bakayoko still remains on top of the club’s list of targets, Maldini is looking around for other options. AC Milan have informed Chelsea that they have no intention of paying more than 23 million euros for a player that has never been constant in his performances.

The other task on Maldini’s to-do list is the signing of another centre back. The club intends to wait until the very last days of the summer transfer window in order to find the best opportunity.

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