Shevchenko talking with Maldini over winger transfer

New Genoa coach Andriy Shevchenko wants reinforcements for the attack and is looking at AC Milan to strengthen his squad in January.

About two months after the muscle injury he suffered against Bologna, Samuel Castillejo returned on the pitch helping AC Milan equalize with Udinese. A good performance for the Spanish winger who in distinguished for professionalism and dedication.

His attitude that has been appreciated by the club and coach Pioli but that does not change their plans for the future. The former Villarreal is out of the project and in January Maldini and Massara plan to complete his sale after the failed attempt last summer with CSKA Moscow.

Castillejo could continue to play in Serie A with Genoa seriously interest in his services. New coach Andriy Shevchenko wants to improve the attack and the 26-year-old is a primary target. The Ukrainian legend wants the Rossoneri number 7 and he has already held talks with Paolo Maldini who would gladly do a favor to a longtime friend reports Calciomercato.

Contacts between the two clubs continue and AC Milan aim to earn recoup 7 million euros after spending €21 million for his purchase in 2018. That figure will later be reinvested for the signing of a new defender. AC Milan have green light the sale of Castillejo and now the Rossoblu are waiting an answer from the Spaniard.

Castillejo wants to take some time to think carefully about the possibility of relaunching himself in Serie A with Genoa. The player is very tempted to return in La Liga with Elche and Getafe have shown some interest.

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