AC Milan won Ronaldinho’s signature this last week, agreeing to a three-year contract with the Brazilian superstar.
Financial terms of the deal were not revealed, as AC Milan has not officially revealed its transfer fee to Ronaldinho’s former club, FC Barcelona. But Italians newspaper Gazzetta dello Sport reported that Milan paid a transfer fee of approximately $30 million and will pay Ronaldinho $10.4 million per season.
AC Milan made the announcement on its official website following a day of talks between Barcelona president Joan Laporta and Milan vice president Adriano Galliani in the Catalan capital. Ronaldinho reportedly travelled to Milan on Tuesday evening, and the Italian club confirmed the the deal now hinged only on the midfielder successfully completing a physical.