Monaco Signs El Shaaraway From Ac Milan
The 22-year-old Italy international joins the Ligue 1 side on loan, with the club holding an option to buy at the end of the season
Monaco have signed Stephan El Shaarawy from AC Milan, the Ligue 1 club have confirmed.
The 22-year-old Italy international, who has struggled with injuries since his emergence in the Milan first team, arrives at the Stade Louis II on a season-long loan, with the principality club holding an option to buy.
The striker made over 100 appearances for the Rossoneri in all competitions since joining from Genoa in 2011 but spoke of his delight at his new challenge
“It’s a great feeling to sign here in the principality,” he told the club’s official website as the news was made official. “I’m very happy. I would like to thank the president of AS Monaco for this chance.
“I hope to have a great season with Monaco and to give pleasure to the fans.”