AC Milan are in talks to sign AS Monaco Senegalese left-back Fode Ballo-Toure according to reports in Italy and France.
The Rossoneri are looking for a left-back as an alternative to
is the last name on their shortlist.
According to reports in France, the Serie A giants have started contract talks for the Monaco player. However, as per
Sky Sport Italia
, the talks are still at an early stage and there is no agreement, either for personal terms or the transfer fee.
would like to sign the left-back on the basis of a loan deal with a purchase option set at €4million, but the Monegasques are asking for something more and would like to include the obligation to purchase.
The Ligue 1 side have already lined up Ballo-Toure’s replacement in the form of
, who is expected to join fromFC Koln
for around €6.5m.
The 24-year-old was Born in
in France, He began his career in the national team with the youth teams of the Blues then opted for the senior national team of Senegal, with which he has already four appearances to his name.
He signed for Monaco fromLille
for a reported fee of €11m in January 2019 and has provided five assists in 29 outings for his club.