New Delhi: Alessandro Florenzi has expressed his gratitude to AC Milan for making his initial loan from Roma into a permanent deal.
On July 1, Milan officially announced the permanent signing of Florenzi, who joined the club on an initial loan deal last summer from the capital.
“AC Milan is delighted to announce that Alessandro Florenzi has joined the Club on a permanent basis from AS Roma. The defender has signed a contract with the Rossoneri lasting until 30 June 2025. Alessandro, after being crowned Champion of Italy with AC Milan last season, making 30 appearances and scoring two goals, will continue to wear the number 25.”
Florenzi played 30 games for Milan in the 2021-22 season despite suffering from two knee injuries that needed minor surgery, and the 31-year-old impressed everyone haven been given a number of roles, including right winger, right-back, and even left-back.
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In an interview, the Italian said, “I am grateful to Milan for what they have done for me. This club will always have the utmost respect from me on and off the pitch.”
When asked about the Scudetto he added, “It was a great emotion for everyone, the fans had been waiting for this moment for a long time. It was important for many of us, but now we have to turn the page to try to write other important pages for Milan.”
Alessandro also commented on the new signing Yacine Adli, “Adli is a young prospect, he will be able to give us a great hand. He will have to put in mind what the coach wants and always give his best.”