Fikayo Tomori’s clean transition to play for Milan may assist Chelsea’s efforts to draw a key target to Stamford Bridge.
Tomori, 23, wrote a six-month loan agreement with Serie A challengers in January. He barely kicked a ball in anger over the Blues within the first half of the season.
The England midfielder made 4 appearances, with just one coming within the Premier League. It was determined to lend it to the San Siro giants and it appears to pay off.
Tomori has made 5 appearances in all competitions and has settled well in Italy. Shifting to a international country midway via a marketing campaign is at all times troublesome.
However the Canadian-born ace has taken it because the proverbial duck for watering.
“Personally I at all times appreciated the concept of dwelling in a unique country, it wasn’t a lot of a psychological shock, I at all times thought it might be good,” he instructed Sky Sports activities.
“I take pleasure in it, clearly I can not see my household as a lot however fortunately we now have FaceTime so I can keep up a correspondence. I am making an attempt to make the a lot of the expertise, making an attempt to enhance myself, be taught the language and perceive the language. ”
Milan are second within the Serie A table, just one point behind metropolis rivals Inter. It seems to be a two-horse race, with Juventus eight points back with a recreation in hand.
Tomori would like to be a part of a winning team and admits he feels at home within the metropolis.
“I’ve been welcomed with open arms and really feel comfy with the team and there may be nonetheless a protracted solution to go within the season and hopefully we will do one thing particular so all our names are within the history books,” he added .
Exchange a deal within the offing?
It was reported earlier this week that Milan are eager to sign the defender on a everlasting deal. That would assist Chelsea of their pursuit of Milan midfielder Franck Kessie.
The Ivory Coast international is in its fourth season with the Rossoneri. The primary two had been on loan earlier than he wrote everlasting phrases in 2019.
He’ll fall out of contract on the end of subsequent season and the Blues have a robust hyperlink with others. In keeping with Il Milanista, Thomas Tuchel is ‘dreaming’ of signing former ace Atalanta, priced at € 40m.
However having Tomori as a part of the deal would considerably scale back their spending. His newest feedback might be music to the ears of Chelsea bosses hoping to catch Kessie in the summertime.
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