Reuters / Stefano Rellandini

Controversial agent Mino Raiola granted a choose group of media personnel entry to a gathering in his kitchen on Sunday, the place he defined why his shopper, goalkeeper Gianluigi Donnarumma, determined to show down a brand new contract at AC Milan.

The 18-yr-previous’s consultant claims Milan employed threatening and bullying techniques when making an attempt to make sure it retained the providers of Donnarumma, one of the extremely rated kids on the planet, amid reported curiosity from the continent’s largest golf equipment.

However Donnarumma and Raiola did not bow to this alleged strain, and the shot-stopper is probably on the switch market this summer time after rejecting the contract supply on Thursday. His present cope with the membership he debuted for at simply sixteen expires subsequent June.

“The state of affairs had turn into too violent and hostile, so there was no means out,” Raiola said, as translated by Soccer Italia.

“We took a choice that we did not need to take. It was nothing to do with cash. We have been threatened. Donnarumma’s household was threatened, each with not enjoying anymore and threatened with dying. You possibly can’t hold a participant by threatening him.

“Now there’s a real danger he might miss a yr. His high quality makes that unbelievable, however that is already on the verge of bullying.”

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