The agent of Atalanta full-back Andrea Conti says a transfer to AC Milan is starting to take shape after he met with officials from the club.
The Italy under-21 defender has declared his desire to join Milan, but Atalanta have yet to accept an offer from their local rivals. Mario Giuffredi, the player's agent, spent Thursday negotiating both with Atalanta president Antonio Percassi and Milan senior management, and he said that the two sides are getting closer to agreeing on a deal.
After a whirlwind few weeks that saw four new signings arrive at AC Milan, Gianluigi Donnarumma's contract decision last week brought matters to a grinding halt. The Rossoneri were ready to build around the 18-year-old and to make him the face of the club, but all that changed when CEO Marco Fassone made the announcement that Donnarumma had chosen not to renew.
What followed couldn't have been predicted. Donnarumma faced a fierce backlash from supporters, while influential figures, both past and...
Gerard Deulofeu's agent says it is "extremely difficult" for him to be an AC Milan player again next season.
Deulofeu, 23, spent the second half of last season on loan with Milan from Everton, scoring four goals in 17 Serie A appearances, but is unlikely to return with Barcelona able to exercise an option to buy the Spain under-21 international back from Everton.
The Rossoneri are monitoring the situation for an indication that they could still sign him permanently, but the player's agent, Gines...