AC MILAN are chasing Wilfried Zaha in January and imagine the Crystal Palace star can hearth them to a primary title in ten years.
The Italian giants, presently high of Serie A, wish to add extra firepower as they bid to win a primary Scudetto since 2010-11.
AC Milan are enthusiastic about signing Wilfried Zaha in JanuaryCredit score: Getty Photos – Getty
Stefano Pioli’s AC Milan are high of Serie A and chasing a primary title in ten yearsCredit score: AFP or licensors
Zaha, 28, has impressed in a central function for the Eagles this season and is on track for his greatest ever goalscoring marketing campaign.
He already has eight objectives and two assists in simply 14 matches – his earlier greatest being the ten he scored in 2018-19.
His newest aim got here within the 1-1 draw with Leicester due to a superb volleyed end.
Milan see Zaha as an excellent addition to a squad that might doubtlessly finish Juventus’ nine-year supremacy in Serie A.
The Rossoneri are mentioned to have been impressed along with his change to the centre and his aim document, particularly given the relative lack of service he has obtained.
Christian Benteke, on three, is the one different Palace participant with multiple Premier League aim this season, though Eberechi Eze has starred since arriving.
They don’t seem to be involved along with his age, as a substitute seeing a participant in his prime and able to contribute instantly.
AC Milan view Ivory Coast worldwide Zaha because the lacking piece of the puzzle, however whereas curiosity from the Italian membership is powerful, any potential deal is in its very early levels.
Zaha has been linked with a transfer away from Selhurst Park for greater than 18 months.
Zaha has seven objectives and two assists in simply 13 matches this seasonCredit score: Steve Bardens/Telegraph Media Group
He noticed Crystal Palace reject a bid for him from Everton in August 2019, whereas Arsenal, Chelsea and Tottenham proceed to be linked.
Nevertheless, Palace have at all times maintained it’ll take an enormous supply to persuade them to half methods – particularly along with his contract working till June 2023.
Roy Hodgson can even be determined to not lose his primary man in January, along with his aspect slipping down the desk after a shiny begin.
Hodgson talked up Zaha final week, saying the previous Manchester United man is now in his prime.
He mentioned: “Zaha’s continually evolving. He is increasingly privy to the necessity to convey finish product to his sport.
“He is at all times been an excellent assister, when it comes to offering penalties and assists for objectives.
“He is working very arduous now to make sure he chips in with objectives of his personal, and that is clearly proven by the actual fact he is our high goalscorer this season, and he is carried out fairly nicely even within the basic goalscoring desk.
“I feel that he is turning into increasingly conscious of what is required from him and the way he can greatest use his abilities for the staff’s profit.
“And I feel that is one thing that you’d anticipate from somebody who’s now most likely in his greatest footballing years.”
After he received a followers’ vote to be named Crystal Palace’s participant of 2020, Hodgson added: “He is 28, which is basically the time gamers must be producing their greatest soccer and I am happy for Wilf that the followers have seen it that approach to vote him their participant of the season.”