Gattuso pens new Rossoneri deal

Gattuso has been linked with moves to the Premier League in recent

weeks as he was said to be unhappy with his first-team

opportunities after battling injury. But the club said he would be

remaining in Milan for the next three years. “Milan announce that

the footballer Rino Gattuso has extended his contract with the club

until 30 June 2012,” said a statement on the club’s website.

Gattuso, who turns 32 next month, has spent the last decade with

Milan after spells with Perugia, Rangers and Salernitana early in

his career. He also has 70 caps for Italy and was a member of the

World Cup winning squad in 2006.