Several reports in Italy are emerging we’ve agreed a 1m pound initial loan fee with a view to a permanent transfer in the summer for 7.5m for Catania’s Argentine striker Maxi Lopez. Here’s a rough translation of one of them:

Milan, bye bye Maxi Lopez here Fulham

The  Catania has reached agreement with Fulham for the transfer of twenty-seven Argentine striker Maxi Lopez . It now awaits the ‘yes’ to the player.

The English club has offered 1.5 million for the loan fixed at nine million blackmail.

Now all that remains is to agree personal terms.