AFCON 2023 will take place in January and early February in Ivory Coast, so AC Milan will not have the services of two key midfielders, Ismael Bennacer and Samuel Chukwueze, who just returned after a long time. absent due to injury.
According to sources from Sky, Milan’s leadership is negotiating with the national football federations of Nigeria and Algeria to agree to allow Chukwueze and Bennacer to join forces later than the originally scheduled time. Specifically, the Rossoneri want to keep these two players until January 3, 2024.
Via MilanNews, during the press conference before the match with Sassuolo, when asked if these two midfielders could play in the match against Cagliari in Coppa Italia on January 2? Coach Stefano Pioli replied: “We are negotiating, there is hope but not certainty.”
Before getting new contracts in the upcoming transfer window, the presence of Chukwueze and Bennacer in the next few matches is extremely important for coach Pioli, especially in the serious shortage of personnel in the Premier League. Milan right now.
Tuan Tu | 21:33 December 30, 2023