Transfer: AC Milan, Inter Milan interested in Balogun
Serie A giants AC Milan and Inter Milan are keen on a move for Arsenal loanee Folarin Balogun.
Balogun is turning heads with his performance for modest Ligue 1 club Stade Reims this season.
The 21-year-old has scored 16 goals and provided two assists in 26 league appearances for Reims since arriving on loan from Arsenal last summer.
According to La Gazzetta dello Sport, the Milan clubs are interested in signing Balogun on a permanent deal this summer.
The young forward has a contract with Arsenal until 2025.
More clubs are expected to express interest in the striker.
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