AC Milan are working on the renewal of Ismael Bennacer as rumors have arrived from England that Manchester United are interested.
Calciomercato.com recall how much Bennacer played in the Scudetto victory last season and given that his current contract expires in 2024, there is a desire to extend the deadline. For the moment, there is no sign of acceleration but negotiations continue, even if other teams could come to complicate things.
Two years ago, former Manchester United manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer showed interest in the ex-Empoli midfielder but there was nothing concrete and then the Algerian stayed at Milan convinced by the project.
The report quotes The Sun as saying that Erik ten Hag’s United scouts for midfielders could reignite that interest. However, the prime target is Barcelona’s Frenkie de Jong while interested clubs are also aware that Bennacer’s release clause is €50m.
A further meeting with the player’s agent is scheduled for the end of the month to assess their respective positions following the change in ownership, and a draft agreement was put in place between March and April on a four-year contract until in 2026 with a net value of 3 million euros. per season, but now negotiations are open again.