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Saturday December 31 2011
Pato out, Tevez and Balotelli in?

It is reported Milan will sacrifice Alexandre Pato to PSG so they can sign Carlos Tevez, then Mario Balotelli in July.

The Rossoneri are in negotiations with Paris Saint-Germain, who have director Leonardo and new Coach Carlo Ancelotti, to reunite them with Pato.

According to the Corriere dello Sport, the €46m raised from selling The Duck will be funnelled straight to Manchester City.

Milan have already confirmed they agreed personal terms with Tevez for a January move and have seen their loan bid rejected, so must pay €20m to sign him outright.

However, the new development is a summer swoop for Balotelli, who is a lifelong Milan supporter.

Meanwhile, Pato has spoken out about his supposed row with Coach Massimiliano Allegri and these transfer rumours.

“My rapport with Allegri is professional. I don’t think a Coach and player need to share friendship. We have the same objective: to continue winning with Milan,” he said from their training camp in Dubai.

“I sent a message wishing Ancelotti well, but I am not talking about the transfer market. That is up to my agent. I have a contract with Milan until 2014.

“I always want to win and will wait to play so I can give my best. I think the Champions League is our primary objective this season. I spoke to Andre Santos, whose Arsenal we will be facing in the next round.

As for the Scudetto, we have to watch out for many teams, not just Juventus.”

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