Sky - Monaco are the only club still in play for Mauro Icardi, it would be a loan transfer
A little more than three days remain to learn about Mauro Icardi’s future. These are very decisive hours for the Inter striker who has received a proposal from AS Monaco and would be willing to accept it, even on loan.
As of today, Monaco have made the most concrete steps to sign him: Napoli now have Llorente, Juventus are stuck and Atletico have only made an inquiry. The player is now deciding whether to accept the proposal and the Ligue 1 side expects an answer in the next few hours. According to Gianluca Di Mario, he is more inclined to accept loan move and not outright transfer.
In this case, the knot between Inter and the player will be about extending that contract, something that he is not very convinced about. A solution is being sorted in case he decides to say yes to Monaco. At the moment, the Ligue 1 club is the only real solution that will allow Icardi to not just sit on the stands for the next 12 months. Inter hope that he will accept. In the meantime, evaluation is in progress…