Sky Sport Austria are reporting that prospective AC Milan manager and current Red Bull Sport director Ralf Rangnick watch RB Salzburg in action as they lifted the title in Austria against Sturm Graz. The report indicates that Rangnick expressed his desire to bring Hungary international Dominik Szoboszlai to Milan with him. Gianluca di Marzio is reporting that Napoli have surpassed Milan in the race for the midfielder as Milan will have stalled until Rangnick is officially announced and he takes over the negotiations for Szoboszlai.
Ralf Rangnick (en haut à gauche) était en tribune pour le match qui opposait le RB Salzbourg à Sturm Graz.— AC Milan - FR (@AC_MilanFR) July 2, 2020
Szoboszlai & Daka, fréquemment annoncés sur les tablettes du club, étaient titulaires. pic.twitter.com/dxgXE4zRC0
Calcio Mercato on the other hand are standing by Milan are the forerunners in the race. They consider Milan to be in pole position for midfielder who has a 25 million euro release clause noting that Rangnick gives them the edge in this pursuit. They also note that a potential conversation could have taken place between Rangnick and Szoboszlai in the locker room over the move.