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AC Milan to sign Bakaye Traore

May 9, 2012

Nancy midfielder Bakaye Traore has revealed he will be an AC Milan player next season.

Bakaye Traore
GettyImagesBakaye Traore celebrates for Nancy

Traore, 27, announced he will join the Rossoneri outfit on a free transfer from Nancy this summer.

''I am delighted to finally announce that I'm going to sign for Milan,'' Traore said to RMC Radio. ''It is an incredible feeling.

''I am signing for one of the top clubs in the club. I know there will be a lot of competition to play, which is only normal, but the motivation is there to continue to grow.''

The Mali international joined Nancy from Amiens in 2009 and has scored five goals in 20 league matches for the Ligue 1 side this season.