Oh, and Liverpool, Everton, and Paris Saint-Germain also wanted Franck Kessie.
Instead, DiMarzio reports, the card-collecting 20-year-old Ivorian defensive midfielder is opting for a move inside of Serie A, choosing AC Milan over Roma.
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Atalanta will reportedly net $31 million dollars for Kessie. If it’s true, the midfielder can learn a thing or two from Milan captain Riccardo Montolivo.
Kessie has seven goals and four assists this season. He’s been capped 15 times by the Ivory Coast.