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Bakayoko close to joining AC Milan from Chelsea

Chelsea midfielder Tiemoue Bakayoko could be close to an exit from the club with AC Milan interested. According to  Fabrizio Romano, the French midfielder will leave the Blues this summer and has been linked with a return to San Siro. Talks over a potential move for the midfielder between the two clubs have progressed smoothly and a deal is set to be finalized. Bakayoko already has an agreement of terms with AC Milan and the loan contract will include an option to buy clause in June 2021. This move comes as no surprise as the French midfielder is surplus to requirements at Stamford Bridge with the Blues set for a major overhaul in the summer. The Blues have already signed Timo Werner, Hakim Zyech, and Xavier Mbuyamba, who arrived on a free transfer. READ: Roma ready to give everyt...

Bakayoko has been immense. Milan fans want him to stay.

Tiemoue Bakayoko has continued to impress at AC Milan and was yet again on the front foot when the Rossoneri beat Napoli 2 nil in the Coppa Italia on Tuesday night. It can be recalled that the 24-year-old AC Milan French midfielder who is currently on loan from Chelsea was heavily criticized for underperforming in the early stages of the season with reports claiming that the loan could be cut short. Bakayoko failed to make his mark at Chelsea and this prompted the move to the San Siro. The player was very eager to rediscover his form at Monaco which made the Blues to shell out the sum for his acquisition. READ: Guardiola – Still lots of games to play for the title The player appears to be doing just that and at the right time. It can be recalled that the Frenchman made the move...