Juventus benchwarmer Nicola Legrottaglie has confirmed “tomorrow I will sign for Milan.”
The veteran had been expected to join hometown club Bari, but there has been a sudden change of plan approaching transfer deadline day.
“Tomorrow I will sign for Milan,” he told Sky Sport Italia television this evening.
“Am I upset at how it ended with Juve? We'll see. When I say goodbye to everyone at Juventus, I will say what I think.”
The 34-year-old had been with the Bianconeri since 2003, albeit with occasional loan spells at Bologna and Siena.
Milan are looking for a centre-back with experience in case Alessandro Nesta's shoulder injury proves to be serious.
Think you know your Italian football? Share your knowledge, tips and comments to win cash prizes in OLBG's tipster competition - £5,000 monthly.