Sassuolo and A.C. Milan have both confirmed the transfer of Alessandro Matri to the Neroverdi.
The official statement from Sassuolo:
“U.S. Sassuolo Calcio officially communicates that forward Alessandro Matri has completed a permanent switch from AC Milan.”
The Rossoneri also released this message on their official club site:
“Even though these recent years you have played with different teams, you have always represented the values of the AC Milan family. Today we say goodbye to you, Alessandro, a great guy and an exemplary professional. Best of luck from everybody here at AC Milan.”
Since returning to his academy club in the summer of 2013, Matri made only 19 total appearances for Milan, scoring once.