PSG eyes $85 mn-bid for Brazilian duo

June 3rd, 2012 - 8:58 pm ICT by IANS  

AC Milan Rio de Janeiro, June 3 (IANS) Paris Saint Germain (PSG) is reportedly preparing an $85 million offer for AC Milan’s Brazilian stars Thiago Silva and Alexandre Pato.

The French club’s president Nasser Al Khelaifi has sought a meeting with Milan’s vice-president Adriano Galliani, who is in Paris watching the French Open tennis tournament, reported Xinhua.

PSG was one of Europe’s top-spending clubs last season, outlaying more than $130 million on new players.

The club is understood to be willing to pay $35 million for striker Pato and $50 million for centre-back Silva.

Both players were on the scoresheet during Brazil’s 4-1 victory over the United States in their international friendly Wednesday.

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