There were several clubs on him, including Manchester United, but in the end Milan won and secured the performance of Jens Petter Hauge.
As La Gazzetta dello Sport report (via MilanNews), the young Norwegian landed in Italy yesterday and today – after having undergone medical examinations – he will go to Casa Milan to sign a five-year contract.
Unfortunately for head coach Stefano Pioli, Hauge will not be able to board the plane to Portugal this afternoon in view of tomorrow’s Europa League Play-Off against Rio Ave, but it won’t be long before fans see him on the pitch. In fact, the 20-year-old striker will be called up for Sunday’s Serie A game against Spezia at San Siro.
Pioli will thus have a new arrow available for his attacking trident, as Hauge is ideal for the 4-2-3-1. He can play on both flanks and possibly also as a playmaker behind the striker.
A few days ago there were rumours regarding the possibility of leaving him at Bodo/Glimt until December, but now it seems he is destined to stay in Milan right away, and Sunday could mark his debut.
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