Milan Sign Riccardo Saponara
Milan continue their reconstruction through youth by acquiring 21 year old attacking midfielder Riccardo Saponara.
The Empoli man has been in sensational form and will now turn dream move into reality. The Serie B sensation will finish the season with his current side and join his Rossoneri teammates this June.
Saponara is an exciting player and the youngster adores Milan. Kaka is his idol and his game is drawing comparisons to Ricky. He was overcome with joy when he heard the news.
“I can’t believe it that I’m actually joining Milan. I read the news … and I couldn’t believe it. I immediately started crying out of joy. Joining Milan is a great dream come true for me.”
In other news, Milan may be trying to complete one more move now that the deal with Saponara is finalized. The Rossoneri are considering Bari playmaker Nicola Bellomo, valued at 2 million euros. Ariedo Braida and Guido Angelozzi have opened talks.
- For more on Riccardo Saponara, read this great article from Kris Voakes (goal.com)
- Riccardo Saponara on Wikipedia