AC Milan are reportedly keeping a close eye on many midfielders across the Europe.
The latest reports in Italy suggest that AC Milan are eyeing move for Racing Club midfielder Matias Zaracho.
The 21-year-old has three years left on his current contract which expires in 2022.
Zaracho made 63 appearances across all competitions for Racing Club, scoring 6 goals and supplying 5 assists in return.
The 21-year-old has been touted as one of the brightest young prospects in Argentina.
Matias Zaracho has represented Argentina at Under-20 level, winning 7 caps and scoring one goal, before making his senior international debut in March 2019. As a member of Argentina national football team, Zaracho won one cap.
His impressive performances this season have apparently caught the eye of some of Europe’s big clubs.
Marco Giampaolo has always been a manager who keeps his eyes on the most talented young players across the globe.
The Argentina international is thought to perfectly fit the profile of midfielder Giampaolo wants to target in the summer transfer window.
Milan are in the market for just a handful of statement signings who can improve the first-team.
According to Football Italia, “Milan are reportedly keen on signing Racing Club starlet Matias Zaracho, who has a €25m release clause. According to Calciomercato.com, Zaracho’s peformances for Racing have caught the eye of Milan sporting director Ricky Massara. However, while the 21-year-old has a €25m release clause, Tuttosport warns the Rossoneri will not go beyond €18m.”
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Racing Club are reluctant to let Matias Zaracho go, but a big enough bid could persuade them to sell.
The 21-year-old is certainly a player that would strengthen the current Milan squad and would be a good buy in the summer transfer window.
Milan fans would certainly love to see him arrive at the club this summer.
How strong that interest is and whether Milan will make a move remains to be seen but it is certainly one worth keeping an eye on.
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