Add a Period in AC Milan, Donnarumma Defeat Buffon Salary
Gianluigi Donnarumma became a goalkeeper for a fee in Serie A, Italy’s first league caste, having renewed his contract with AC Milan.
The deal with the 18-year-old player was confirmed by AC Milan on Tuesday (07/11/2017).
“AC Milan and Gianluigi Donnarumma have reached an agreement to extend the keeper’s contract until 2021,” AC Milan’s official statement on the club’s official website said.
“Gigio – Donnarumma’s call – is ready to pursue a career escorting AC Milan goalkeeper to help the team in the hunt for Champions League tickets,” the statement said.
Donnarumma is rumored to be receiving a salary of 6 million euros (about Rp 91.8 billion) per season. He outperformed the senior in Italian national team, Gianluigi Buffon, who “only” received 4 million euros per season from Juventus.
In fact, Donnarumma entered the ranks of the top three goalkeepers with the highest wages in the world. He is just under Manuel Neuer (Bayern Munich, 9 million euros) and David De Gea (Manchester United, 6.8 million euros).
In addition, Donnarumma’s salary is also the third most expensive in the Italian league. He only lost to Daniele De Rossi (AS Roma, 6.5 million euros) and Gonzalo Higuain (Juventus, 7.5 million euros).
No wonder if Milan willing to spend in Donnarumma. Therefore, the goalkeeper is at the top in terms of rescue (135) in the Italian League 2016-2017 season.