Torino director Gianluca Petrachi confirms Milan tried to use M’Baye Niang as a bargaining chip for Andrea Belotti, “but the offer was unsuitable.”
The two clubs did eventually do business, Niang joining the Granata on transfer deadline day after weeks of tense negotiations.
“It was a bit of a soap opera,” confessed Petrachi on Torino Channel.
“He always wanted to join us, partly because of the bond he has with Sinisa Mihajlovic, and he even turned down an offer from Sampdoria.
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