Transfer News: AC Milan target Marco Asensio has indicated he is happy to stay at Real Madrid in the final year of his contract rather than moving to another club this summer.
Asensio was interviewed by Spanish newspaper AS about his future given that he has been heavily linked with the issue of a transfer from Los Blancos. The Rossoneri are one of the clubs to be linked, as well as Manchester United and others.
The Spain international immediately admitted that he was in negotiations with Real Madrid and he still had one year left on his contract.
“We are talking to Real about whether or not to leave, but I still have one year left on my contract,” he said.
However, the 26-year-old admits that there is no normal summer as he does have big decisions to make that may affect his career in the long term.
“This is an important moment for me, I do not deny it. I feel more mature and not only from a football point of view,” he added.
“This is an important moment for me that I have to decide a lot of things. And also those around me tell me that they have to keep improving and progressing. I want to do things in football and they help me achieve them which I appreciate. They support me. me for what I do.”
Milan are interested in securing a new right winger and Asensio is a very real possibility. He has scored 10 goals in La Liga this season, despite not being a regular starter.