Transfer Guru reveals when Villarreal’s Chukwueze will arrive Milan
The 2022–23 season saw Samuel Chukwueze put on a strong campaign, recording the most assists among Quique Setién troops
Nigerian forward, Samuel Chukwueze, is on the verge of completing a transfer to Serie A giants AC Milan from Villarreal, Soccernet.ng reports.
According to transfer market expert Fabrizio Romano, the deal is set to be worth €20 million, with an additional €8 million in add-ons.
Chukwueze is expected to arrive at Milan’s San Siro stadium today at 1 pm to finalize the move. Once the deal is completed, he will become the sixth Nigerian player to wear the Rossoneri jersey.
The 24-year-old began his European career with Villarreal in 2017 and has since been an impressive performer, tallying 41 goals and 33 assists in 227 matches for the Spanish club.
With less than a year remaining on his contract with Villarreal, Chukwueze has decided to seek a new challenge in his career, and Milan appears to be the ideal destination.
AC Milan will complete Samuel Chukwueze deal today; it’s done since Monday for €20m fee plus €8m add-ons to Villarreal. 🔴⚫️
Chukwueze will land in Milano around 1pm today.
🟡 Italian CB Matteo Gabbia will join Villarreal on loan from AC Milan in separate deal. pic.twitter.com/7cZc8PmcsN
— Fabrizio Romano (@FabrizioRomano) July 26, 2023
Earlier this year, he caught the attention of the media with a stellar performance against Real Madrid, scoring a brace against Thibaut Courtois.
However, AC Milan has remained persistent in their pursuit of the talented winger and is now on the brink of securing his signature as he prepares to arrive in the city.
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