AC Milan want to take advantage of any opportunities in the coming mercato session. The goal is to reinforce the Rossoneri's squad of Stefano Pioli without spending heavily.
The latest tempting idea is signing Houssem Aouar on a free, writes Calciomercato.com. a crystal-clear talent that has faded in the last two seasons at Lyon. But Houssem wants to turn his career around and revive it. His contract with the French outfit expires at the end of the season.
Over the last few months, AC Milan has been in touch with the agency representing Houssem Aouar. The 24-year-old Algerian midfielder is admired by Milan's sporting director Frederic Massara, though he has yet to be a top priority. At the moment, the Italian club has two primary targets for the attacking midfield position: Diaz's possible permanent acquisition and De Ketelaere's improvement.
If both Brahim Diaz and Yacine Adli were to leave, Aouar's chances of joining Milan could increase. However, the player has decided to hold off on any offers from other clubs such as Eintracht Frankfurt and Real Betis because he has his heart set on joining AC Milan. We'll have to wait and see how this situation will unfold in the coming months.