Milan have seen more youth players walk through the exit door than have taken the step up to the Senior squad recently, and Andrea Petagna is the latest name to pack his bags. As reported by Corriere dello Sport, Atalanta have confirmed the signing of the 20-year old centre forward, who is currently on a loan deal at Ascoli in Serie B, via a press release on their official site:
”Atalanta B.C. announces the acquisition from Milan, via an outright transfer, of Andrea Petagna. He will remain on loan at Ascoli until June 30th, 2016.”
Petagna has made 18 appearances so far for the Serie B club, scoring four goals. During his time at Milan, he only saw game time on three occasions with the senior squad.