Watford Sign AC Milan Striker M’baye Niang
Reports have emerged claiming that Watford have completed the signing of AC Milan forward M’Baye Niang.
The 22-year-old has joined the Hornets on loan for the remainder of the season with the option to move to Vicarage Road permanently in the summer.
Frenchman Niang revealed that his decision to join Watford was made due to the fact that Walter Mazzarri is manager of the Hertfordshire club.
“I’m very happy to come here,” he told watfordfc.com.
“For me the manager is a very, very important in my choice.
“I know players who play here – Stefano Okaka and Roberto Pereyra. For me they’re very good players and I’m excited to play with them.”
The winger has scored three goals and provided three assists in 18 Serie A games for Milan this season.