Suso 'deserves Milan renewal' amid Spurs & Arsenal links

Gennaro Gattuso would like to see AC Milan tie Suso down to a new contract, with Tottenham and Arsenal said to be interested in him.

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Suso has been linked with a return to the Premier League and Gennaro Gattuso feels he deserves a contract extension at AC Milan.

Former Liverpool midfielder Suso, who is said to have a €40million release clause in his deal at San Siro, is reportedly a target for Tottenham and Arsenal.

The 25-year-old has been a key part of Gattuso's squad this season, featuring in all but one of their 23 Serie A matches and contributing five goals and eight assists.

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Suso is under contract at Milan until June 2022 but Gattuso believes he has done enough to warrant fresh terms being offered.

"My job is to coach, I am not an agent or a sports director. He deserves a contract renewal, but it depends on the management," he said of Suso.

"There is great respect for Suso and he is contributing a lot to the team.

"He immediately made himself available after coming back from a leg injury [in January]."

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