Ismael Bennacer, the Empoli player is on the way to join the San Siro club.
According to Sky Sports, the AC Milan club may soon complete the signature with the player Ismael Bennacer, who played last season for Empoli, who has dropped Serie B.
Reporters have been rumored in recent weeks about whether the Rossoneri could take the best pair of Empoli players. Earlier, the Milan team almost reached an agreement on the deal of Rade Krunic.
Gianluca Di Marzio and Sky Sports all said that the negotiation between the two teams was going well. Representatives of Milan need to look for a midfielder under 26 and have an EU passport.
Ismael Bennacer is the person who meets the criteria that the Rossoneri need. He was Algerian but grew up in France. In the past, players born in 1997 even used to wear the two youth team levels of ‘Gaulois Rooster’ were U18 and U19. However, he finally decided to choose the color of Algeria national team shirt.
Ismael Bennacer is a young man born in 1997, still has the potential to grow in the future. He is on a great path of development, so it would be better to let him be able to play football peacefully. Empoli is a club with strong potential, they are not forced to sell their players. Several clubs is very interested in this player, including Inter Milan, AS Roma, and Napoli, but it is only from their side.
Di Marzio said it is likely that everything will be completed on July 4, with a double agreement with the previous case of Rade Krunic. Bennacer will leave with a transfer fee of 10 million euros, the price level of Empoli club will be accepted.
The former Arsenal player is currently playing for Algeria at the 1/8 round of the 2019 CAN Cup, where his hometown team has a Guinea clash.