AC Milan pressure CSKA Moscow to sell Keisuke Honda - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Serie A side AC Milan have recently been turning the heat up on Russian Premier League side CSKA Moscow over their ongoing pursuit of Japanese international Keisuke Honda.
The 27-year old’s contract with CSKA expires at the end of December, and no talks of an extension are undergoing between the midfielder and his side.
AC Milan have been enquiring about Honda for a number of months, but have been rebuffed with an unrealistic asking price. However, the ball is very much in the Italian side’s court, as they have revealed they will take Honda on a free if the two sides cannot agree on a price for the midfielder.
‘The player wants to join Milan but we can’t overspend as he will be a free agent in four months. We’ll keep trying to sign him until we have to name our Champions League squad, then we’ll abandon the chase. We have made an offer and if they decrease their expectations then Honda will arr...