Stefano Pioli is said to be just one step away from renewing his contract with AC Milan, with the deal likely be finalised before Christmas.
The 56-year-old coach is close to an agreement that would see him remain in charge of the Serie A side until 2023 or 2024, depending on which clauses will be included in the deal.
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Pioli will have put pen to paper by the end of the year, according to La Gazzetta dello Sport, providing Milan fans with a Christmas present in the form of his continued dedication to the club.
One option is that the Milan boss will simply extended his current deal – worth €2 million a season plus bonuses – until 2023, or the second option is that he’ll sign a yearly, rolling contract for for €4 million per year.
Milan’s tactician has taken charge of 104 games after joining in 2019, winning 60, drawing 25 and losing 19 in all competitions.