AC Milan hope to complete the signing of Liverpool midfielder Alberto Aquilani today.

Aquilani will join Milan on a 12-month loan with a clause to sign him permanently for €6 million once he completes 25 games.

The payment would be spread out at €2m per year starting from 2012.

He would be handed a contract worth €2.5m per season and could make his debut on Saturday in the Serie A opener against Cagliari.

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