Gianluigi Donnarumma will not commit to a new contract at AC Milan until the success of the club's takeover has been assessed, his agent Mino Raiola has said. The 17-year-old goalkeeping sensation is only contracted to Milan until 2018 and has been linked with many of Europe's biggest clubs, including Chelsea, Juventus and Manchester City.
Chinese company Sino-Europe Sports is set to take over the San Siro side after signing a preliminary agreement in August, but the success of that move and direction of the club are important factors for Donnarumma before he makes a decision. "We will have to see what will become of this Milan before we make our assessments," Raiola told TuttoMercatoWeb .
Donnarumma's AC Milan teammate Ignazio Abate, though, is very confident the shot stopper will opt to remain with the club. "Honestly, I'm calm," the defender told Premium Sport . "The lad has always been a Milan fan, as he said, and he's already at a top club. This club will come back to the top of world football sooner or later, and he will definitely stay and be a star in these colours."
Donnarumma has been Milan's first-choice goalkeeper since breaking in to the team in October 2015.
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