Gianluca di Marzio via MilanNews.it is reporting that Ralf Rangnick watched Hellas Verona midfielder Matteo Pessina last night. The midfielder is on loan from Atalanta at the club and has an option to be purchased. AC Milan sent Pessina to Atalanta as part of the deal for Conti thus have a 50% sell on clause for him.
The report from di Marzio notes that Milan have been scouting the midfielder for a while as he has performed very well this season. The report adds that Milan have an option to buy his back in addition to the percentage clause. The midfielder is a potential part of Milan’s future.
AC Milan and Italian Football Links
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