Sky: AC Milan pushing for Taison signing after Rebic

After completing the signing of Ante Rebic on loan, AC Milan are trying to bring in another striker before the summer transfer window closes.

MILAN TRANSFER NEWSAnte Rebic is the last minute signing of AC Milan. The Croatian striker has already landed in Italy to have his medicals. AC have signed Rebic on a two-year loan with the right to make the move permanent for 25 million plus bonuses. In exchange, Andre Silva has joined Eintracht Frankfurt likewise on loan with the right to sign him for the same figure.

The formula of Rebic’s transfer to San Siro offers Milan the possibility to purchase another player before the summer transfer window is closed tonight at 22:00. According to Sky Sport, the Rossoneri are are indeed pushing for a new arrival.

Shakhtar Donetsk striker Taison is the only name on AC Milan’s orbit for the remaining hours. Taison agent confirmed yesterday that Shakhtar Donetsk had already received an offer: “The offer made by Milan was rejected and we are waiting for a new one”.

Taison has a release clause of €30 million. A high very amount that AC Milan have no plan to match but Sky reports that Shakhtar Donetsk have lowered their asking price to €25 million. Still a considerable figure for a 31-year-old player. Sportitalia reports that Milan have presented Shakhtar a new offer of 20 million. The player is pushing for a transfer to Italy.

Taison joined Shakhtar Donetsk in 2015 for a fee of 15 million. The Brazilian striker that plays mostly as left winger has scored 42 goals in 237 appearances with the Ukrainian club.

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