AC Milan have managed to land Liverpool striker Divock Origi in a free transfer deal.
Crazy Ball – Liverpool striker Divock Origi has reportedly agreed a contract at the San Siro and will undergo a medical with AC Milan following next week’s Champions League Final involving his side against Real Madrid.
The Belgium international’s contract at Anfield runs out in the summer of 2022 and the forward has failed to reach the minimum number of appearances to automatically extend his stay at the club.
The arrivals of Diogo Jota and Luis Diaz who complemented Mohamed Salah, Roberto Firmino, Sadio Mane and Takumi Minamino further left Divock Origi short of playing time at the Merseyside giants, with him making just seven Premier League appearances, scoring three goals and assisting just one in total. 126 minutes of his performance.
Report from Calciomercato previously mentioned that AC Milan’s negotiations with the 27-year-old had already taken place in March, and now reports further claim that Divock Origi will undergo a medical with the Serie A leaders after the Champions League final.
Indeed, the Champions League final will be Liverpool’s last game of the season with Jurgen Klopp’s men set to take on Carlo Ancelotti’s Real Madrid in Paris on 28 May.
Divock Origi is reportedly set to sign a three-year contract worth IDR 62 billion per season at the San Siro. He will join AC Milan as a free agent after ending seven years together The Reds.
Manager Rossoneri Stefano Pioli is very interested in working with the Belgium international striker due to his versatility as he can play as a central striker and as a winger.