Originally written on Fox Soccer  |  Last updated 11/18/14
Alexandre Pato will return to Brazil after AC Milan confirmed they had reached an agreement with Corinthians over the forward's transfer. The 23-year-old has reportedly signed a four-year deal with the recently-crowned Club World Cup champions after revealing his desire to return to his homeland last month. Milan confirmed Pato's departure, after five years at San Siro, in a brief statement on their website. "AC Milan can announce that Alexandre Pato has been sold outright to Sporting Club Corinthians Paulista," the statement read. Pato told Milan's official website: "I wish to say goodbye, but especially thank you to everyone from the president to the big number of people with whom I worked in these unforgettable years in Milan. "I go to Brazil, at Corinthians, to have the possibility to play regularly. It won't be easy, anyway, forgetting Milan. "I am and I always will be bound to this jersey, to its colours and to the whole supporters. Especially in this moment, my thoughts...
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