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AC Milan Working On Contract Renewal For Danish Centre Back Following Outstanding Year

The defender will be an important part of the squad where his experience and leadership will be crucial.

Simon Kjaer of Ac Milan looks on during the Serie A match... Photo by Marco Canoniero/LightRocket via Getty Images

Ekrem Konur is reporting that AC Milan are working on the contract renewal for centre back Simon Kjaer following his dominant season with Milan and admirable performance at the Euros for Denmark. He has shown leadership and maturity in all aspects of his game and could get an extension until 2023. His current deal expires at the end of the season. Milan are set to speak with his agent Mikkel Beck imminently to strike a deal.

Corriere dello Sport via are reporting that Milan are prioritising the renewal of Kjaer alongside that of Franck Kessie. They are reporting that a two year extension is on the table for the Denmark captain.

Gazzetta dello Sport via are reporting that there have already been contacts and the parties are on the same page. The defender is expected to playing a major role for the side this season alongside Alessio Romagnoli and Fikayo Tomori.