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AC Milan Reach Agreement For Young Left Back From Wigan Athletic On Loan

The young Unites States international will be the second left back brought to the club by Paolo Maldini.

Wigan Athletic v Brentford - Sky Bet Championship Photo by Lewis Storey/Getty Images

Gianluca di Marzio is reporting that AC Milan have reached an agreement for Antonee Robinson from Wigan Athletic on a loan with an option to buy. The United States international plays as a left back in the English Championship and will be joining Milan to replace the outgoing Rodriguez. Robinson will act as a cover for the in form Theo Hernandez and will likely be under observation for the rest of the season to determine whether he could be a good fit for the club in the long run.

The left back has accumulated 30 appearances over the course of the season in all competitions and score 1 goal. He grew up playing in the Everton youth system and has not played a single game in any top flight in his career. The total value of his loan and potential purchase is reported to be 7 million euros.