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AC Milan Close To Confirming One Year Loan Deal For AS Monaco Left Back

Milan finally looking to get a natural back up at left back.

RB Salzburg - AS Monaco - Friendly match Photo by Mario Hommes/DeFodi Images via Getty Images are reporting that the deal between AC Milan and AS Monaco for left back Fode Ballo-Toure will likely be completed this week. The agreement is close for the 24 year old Senegal international.

Tuttosport via are reporting that an agreement is not set at the moment as Monaco are requesting 8 million euros while Milan want a loan with an option set at 4 million euros. The parties are likely to agree at about 6 million euros. The completion is this deal will likely rule out any potential return for Diogo Dalot from Manchester United as he would be a back up for both right and left back.

Calcio Mercato are reporting that today is a critical day for this deal as Milan look to secure a deputy for Theo Hernandez for the upcoming season. Monaco have reportedly already found a replacement for Toure in Ismail Jakobs from FK Koln.