Manuel Locatelli will leave Milan and join Sassuolo, he will undergo the medical at the start of next week.
After Leonardo Bonucci, Nikola Kalinić, André Silva and Luca Antonelli, Milan are also partying ways with Manuel Locatelli.
Leonardo said in the press conference yesterday that he never wanted to let Locatelli go, but the desires of the player are a thing that needs to be considered.
And so, the end has come for Manuel’s career at Milan, which began when he was a little kid. The details of the deal are the following according to multiple sources (Di Marzio, Milannews.it, RadioRossonerra): Loca will join Sassuolo on a paid loan for €2m and there will be an obligation to buy for €10m + €2m in bonuses. Contrary to initial reports, there will be no buy-back clause in the contract.
Locatelli will not travel with the squad to Spain for tonight’s match with Real Madrid. He will have his medical on Monday and then sign the contract. Locatelli, 20, played 63 matches for Milan.