AC Milan are reportedly lining up a cross to signal Brazilian teenager Danilo, who is additionally desired by means of Arsenal after a breakout 12 months with Palmeiras in his native South America.
According to Goal, the Serie A champions are retaining tabs on the 21-year-old midfielder, with Danilo predicted to signal for a European membership this summer season following an remarkable 12 months with Palmeiras, with Milan now becoming a member of the likes of Arsenal in the race for the prospect.
As per the report, Milan are but to make contact with Danilo over a manageable signing, with the Rossoneri presently searching to check the waters with different targets, such as Renato Sanches and Douglas Luiz as the Italian giants seem to be to exchange FC Barcelona-bound Franck Kessie.
Whilst Danilo does have a launch clause of €100m (£86m), it is said that Palmeiras will be given an provide in the €25m (£21m) vary for the midfielder, a valuation that may want to tempt each Arsenal and Milan into making a pass to signal the 21-year-old this summer.
A versatile participant who has been in contrast to Chelsea celebrity N’Golo Kante, Danilo has been one of Palmeiras’ first-rate gamers over the previous two seasons, with the teen taking part in a key position in the Brazilian side’s back-to-back Copa Libertadores championships.
Indeed, after such an terrific year, it is no shock that Danilo is desired with the aid of two of Europe’s largest sides, and for Arsenal, beating Milan to the signing of the teenager will be but some other outstanding coup from Mikel Arteta and Edu, who this summer time have made some strong moves.
Arsenal have usually had a robust hyperlink to Brazil, and this summer season will see that relationship enhance following the signing of Marquinhos, the pending arrival of Gabriel Jesus and the manageable acquisition of Raphinha, and Danilo would be but some other welcome addition.
After all, Arsenal want a central midfielder this summer season in the mold of a Granit Xhaka or Thomas Partey, and Danilo’s versatility makes the 21-year-old teenager the ideal choice to take this function for the Gunners subsequent season.