Chelsea midfielder Tiemoue Bakayoko is a man in demand this summer and new reports are claiming AC Milan have joined West Ham United in the race to sign the Frenchman.
The midfielder endured a torrid first season in the Premier League with Chelsea, as he struggled to adapt to demanding playing life in Premier League.
This has prompted speculation surrounding his future at Stamford Bridge, with a whole host of clubs from across Europe believed to be keen on a deal for the Frenchman.
Likes of Inter Milan and Sevilla are also believed keen on the £110,000k-a-wk‘s signature having been link with the midfielder in recent times. As reported by Italian news outlet Di Marzio, AC Milan are the latest club looking to lock horns with West Ham over the signing of Bakayoko this summer was have already been dubbed in the Hammers shirt.
Milan’s Head-coach Gennaro Gattuso wants to add another defensive midfielder to his team this summer and it’s believed the Italian gaffer has indicates the Blues midfielder as the perfect candidate for his team.
The Serie A club are also believed to be in talks with Red Bull Salzburg over the signing of Diadie Samassékou should their move for Bakayoko fails.