Marco Giampaolo is already in Milan and ready to sign the two-year contract, with option for a third, once Sampdoria release him.
Sky Sport Italia report Giampaolo has already returned to Italy after his brief vacation in Croatia.
He is expected to meet with Sampdoria President Massimo Ferrero tomorrow and can then sign the contract with Milan.
It’ll be a two-year deal with option for a third, worth approximately €2m per season.
As for Samp, they have set their sights on Stefano Pioli or Eusebio Di Francesco as their new tactician.