Inter to bank €20m as Andrea Pinamonti agrees 5-year contract with Atalanta, Italian media report
Inter are set to sell striker Andrea Pinamonti to Atalanta, who have agreed a five-year deal with the 23-year-old and are reportedly ready to close in on the club’s €20m asking price. Nerazzurri.
This according to today’s print edition of Turin-based newspaper Tuttosport, which reports that La Dea are set to beat Monza, Sassuolo and Salernitana against Pinamonti, and that they have agreed to insert a buyout clause into the deal. ‘OK.
Atalanta have been one of the main sides pushing to sign Pinamonti this summer, albeit hardly without competition due to the striker’s standout season on loan with Empoli last term.
The Lombard club could not move for the 23-year-old without first offloading one of Duvan Zapata or Luis Muriel, but with Muriel now appearing set for a move to Roma, they will be able to strike a deal for him.
There is now an agreement with Pinamonti for a five-year deal running until the end of June 2027, while a deal shouldn’t be hard to come by with the Nerazzurri at just under the €20m valuation .
Inter are determined not to permanently lose control of the striker’s future and therefore want a buyout option inserted into the deal, and Atalanta’s willingness to accept such a clause could be the key for an agreement to be put in place.