Sunday July 3 2011
Abate to pen Milan extension

Ignazio Abate is set to extend his contract with Milan to June 2015 after an impressive campaign.

The full-back has adapted his tactical position under Coach Massimiliano Allegri and is considered a valuable figure for the future.

An official statement is expected soon on his contract extension from 2014 to an expiry date of June 30, 2015.

The 24-year-old will also receive an increase in his wages to suit the new deal.