Malaga have expressed interest in Barcelona defender Gabi Milito.

Malaga's former Real Madrid coach Manuel Pellegrini is keen to land the Argentine, who has asked for a transfer from Barca.

El Mundo Deportivo says Barca are willing to grant Milito a free transfer, with his contract now inside it's final 18 months.

Real Zaragoza have also been linked with the defender this week.

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