AC Milan have officially announced on their website the signing of Swiss international Noah Okafor from RB Salzburg on a permanent deal. The winger has been in Milan’s crosshairs since the Champions League fixture in September 2022 when he scored a stunner against us in a 1-1 draw.
The 23 year old attacker has signed a five year deal until the summer of 2028. He will take Leao’s old number and don the number 17 shirt. He has played 100 games for Salzburg scoring 34 goals and providing 23 assists. He is a fixture for his national team and even featured at the World Cup in Qatar.
Fabrizio Romano is reporting that the deal cost Milan between 13-14 million euros and that the player will receive 2 million euros per year over the course of his deal.
He is expected to fly out and meet the rest of the squad in Los Angeles for the USA tour.