Tuesday July 14 2020
Rangnick wants Schick for Milan

Future Milan coach Ralf Rangnick has reportedly chosen Patrik Schick to lead their attack next season, as RB Leipzig won’t pay Roma the full €29m.

The 24-year-old Czech Republic international spent this season on loan at RB Leipzig, partly because he was picked by Red Bull Head of Sport and Development Rangnick.

The loan cost €3.5m and there was an option to buy for a further €29m, but the German club let that expire, hoping to negotiate a significantly lower fee.

Schick scored 10 goals in 22 Bundesliga matches this season, rediscovering his confidence after a difficult time at Roma.

According to Sportitalia, Milan are now targeting Schick due to a special request from their future coach, Rangnick.

Zlatan Ibrahimovic is leaving at the end of the season, while Rafael Leao is struggling to find his role in the team.