AC Milan CEO Marco Fassone said there is no update on wantaway goalkeeper Gianluigi Donnarumma as the teenage sensation heads for the exit door. Donnarumma dropped a bombshell when he announced his intention not to sign a contract renewal, with his current Milan deal due to expire at the end of 2017-18. The 18-year-old Italy international has been linked with European champions Real Madrid, Juventus, Manchester United and Paris Saint-Germain.
Milan raised eyebrows when they closed the deal to sign Cristiano Ronaldo’s protege - Andre Silva - from Porto. Now it is Andre who is raising some eyebrows himself with a pretty classy goal. Andre added Portugal’s third goal of the day as the Portuguese national side put New Zealand away with four goals to nil in the Confederations Cup. He also added an assist to ensure he had a role in half of Portugal’s goals. Yes, Portugal were 2-0 up, so New Zealand were pushing high, yes it’s not against world class opposition - but you’ve got to admire Andre’s ability to take on two defenders, with a third chasing and still find space to get off a shot - and a goal at that from a difficult angle. Here’s