AC Milan claims to have won the race to sign French starlet M`Baye Niang, with stories on its official website suggesting the highly-rated 17-year-old is poised to join it ahead of Everton.
Two separate articles on the Italians' official site made reference to the Caen striker, who has already represented
"Today he will have to pass his medical."
Everton has been heavily linked with Niang, but it appears that Milan has persuaded him to head to
Niang has been with Caen since he was 13, but only turned professional last season.
Milan also said Galliani had declined to make a move for Real Madrid midfielder Kaka - a former world player of the year during his time at the San Siro.
Socceroos midfielder Carl Valeri will play Serie A football for the first time after Sassuolo claimed a maiden Serie B title with a 1-0 victory over third place Livorno.