Reports: Milan offer €29k-a-week contract to Porto star wanted by Inter and Arsenal

By Oliver Fisher -

AC Milan and Inter have both been offered the chance to sign Porto midfielder Otavio, according to the latest from Tuttosport.

Through our correspondent Pietro Balzano Prota, we revealed how Milan are monitoring Otavio ahead of the summer window as a potential free transfer opportunity.

TMW – as cited by TalkSport – then reported that Leicester have put an offer on the table for the Brazilian, who is also wanted by Roma, Napoli, Juventus and Arsenal.

Tuttosport (via Record) report that Milan are keeping an eye on both Otavio and Florian Thauvin of Marseille as potential free transfer operations. A contract offer for the former is ready worth €1.5m net per season, which is worth around €29k per week.

Things are still at an early stage, but the Record report mentions interest from Roma, Atalanta and also Inter as well as Arsenal and Leicester, plus Palmeiras, teams in France and Saudi Arabia.


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