OFFICIAL: M’Baye Niang joins Watford on loan

By Isak Möller -

AC Milan winger M’Baye Niang has officially signed for Premier League club Watford on loan. Here’s the official statement made by Watford FC earlier today.

Watford FC is pleased to confirm the capture of exciting young AC Milan forward M’Baye Niang.

The highly-rated 22-year-old has signed on loan until the end of the 2016/17 season, and the Hornets also have the option of making the move permanent in the summer. He will wear squad number 21 for Watford.

AC Milan are now working on securing a replacement, which looks set to be Genoa’s Lucas Ocampos. 

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