Real Madrid midfielder Lassana Diarra is interesting AC Milan.

Milan see the France international as a replacement for Andrea Pirlo, who is expected to leave the San Siro in the summer.

Diarra is inside the final 18 months of his Real contract and has endured a difficult season this term.

Milan vice-president Adriano Galliani enjoys a good relationship with Real supremo Florentino Perez, which could help smooth negotiations.

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