Celtic name price for AC Milan target Dembele – report

By Oliver Fisher -

Every day presents a new headline and a potential new signing for AC Milan, who are going about their summer business fast.

Having already reinforced the midfield and defence with the signings of Franck Kessie and Mateo Musacchio, reports now have Milan connected to a bid for Moussa Dembelé.

As reported by Sky Sport, the Rossoneri continue to probe different striker profiles, including the 20-year-old U21 French international. According to rumours from England, Celtic have named their price, and want at least €40million for the young star.

Dembele has only just arrived at Celtic following a £500k transfer from Fulham. The young striker has scored 17 and added eight assists in 29 Premiership matches for Celtic, and he is attracting interest from across Europe.

His youthful skill and pace combined with an eye for goal to make him a desirable candidate for any coach. Considering Montella’s liking for these types of attackers, a player with Dembele’s characteristics would suit the Milan tactician perfectly.

Whether Milan want to invest this type of money in a player untested in Serie A will remain to be seen; regardless their search for a forward continues…

Via calciomercato.com

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