Monday February 25 2013
‘Bojan can stay with Milan’

Milan President Silvio Berlusconi has hinted that the club may try to keep hold of Barcelona’s Bojan Krkic for next season.

The 22-year-old is effectively on loan at San Siro this season, after the Rossoneri took up the agreement Barca originally reached in 2011 with Roma. Barca have a €14m automatic buyback clause for Bojan this summer, but it can be overridden by the Italians, if they fund a similar €15m.

Speculation has been that the player would return to Spain, having struggled to hold down a regular place with Milan.

However, Berlusconi, who is awaiting results of the latest Italian general election where he has again stood for office, commented that the Rossoneri may make a move.

“We see a player in Bojan who is very useful for his quality and vision. I think he can stay with us,” the former Italian Prime Minister told reporters in Italy today.

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