Asmir Begovic signs for Milan with Pepe Reina to Aston Villa
14 January 2020
EUROPE- Asmir Begovic switch on loan to AC Milan has been officially announced after Pepe Reina moved to Premier League side Aston Villa.
Begovic, 32 years old started his professional career with Portsmouth FC, AFC Bournemouth, Stoke City FC, Chelsea FC, and lastly at Qarabag FK before moving to the Serie A.
A statement from the Rossoneri read: “AC Milan is delighted to announce the signing of goalkeeper Asmir Begović from AFC Bournemouth on a temporary basis until June 30, 2020.”
“Begović will join his new teammates tomorrow (January 14th) and will speak to the media on Thursday, January 16th”.
Begovic could make his Milan debut in Wednesday’s Coppa Italia last 16 tie against SPAL as Gianluigi Donnarumma is nursing a muscle issue.
Spaniard Reina, 37, joined Villa on loan on Monday for injured Tom Heaton was ruled out for the rest of the season with a knee problem.