/Teenage Milan 'keeper Donnarumma renews contract until 2021

Teenage Milan 'keeper Donnarumma renews contract until 2021


AP

Published 1:29 p.m. ET July 11, 2017 | Updated 3:14 p.m. ET July 11, 2017

MILAN (AP) — AC Milan’s teenage goalkeeper Gianluigi Donnarumma has agreed to extend his contract with the Serie A club until 2021.

The talented 18-year-old turned down a new deal last month and would have been a free agent at the end of next season.

But on Tuesday, Milan announced it had reached an agreement with Donnarumma, saying he would sign a new four-year contract the following morning.

Key to the deal is the signing of Donnarumma’s older brother Antonio, also a goalkeeper.

The new contract will reportedly see the younger Donnarumma earn six million euros a season ($7 million) and contains a release clause worth approximately 70…

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