AC Milan have confirmed the signing of attacking midfielder Brahim Diaz on a season-long loan from Real Madrid.
The 21-year-old former Manchester United player flew into Malpensa airport on Wednesday and has now finalised a deal to play for the series A club for the 2020/21 season.
“AC Milan is delighted to announce the signing of the Spanish footballer Brahim Abdelkader Díaz from Real Madrid CF on loan until June 30, 2021,” read a Milan statement.
The Rossoneri also confirmed that Diaz has been handed the No.21 shirt at the San Siro.
Diaz only joined joined Madrid for an initial £15million (£21m) fee in January 2019 after six years at Manchester City but has struggled for regular opportunities.
The former Malaga youngster, who joined City as a 16-year-old in 2015, has made just five LaLiga starts for Los Blancos and was restricted to just six substitute appearances in the top-flight last season.
In total, the Spain U-21 international made 21 appearances for Madrid in all competitions during his 20 months at the club, scoring two goals.