AC Milan Haggles for Beckham

Italian club to offer Galaxy $12.7m to free him
By Ambreen Ali,  Newser User
Posted Feb 19, 2009 11:55 AM CST
Beckham has indicated that he wants to keep playing for AC Milan. He's been playing with the Italian club while on leave from LA Galaxy.   (AP Photo/Axel Heimken)
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(Newser) – With David Beckham hesitant to return stateside next month and AC Milan as eager to keep him, the Italian club is sending a rep to Los Angeles to broker a deal for the midfielder, the Guardian reports. LA Galaxy remains adamant that Beckham return unless a $15 million fee is paid; Milan is expected to offer $12.7 million.