The Brazil international has had a troubled season in the Primera Liga and has fallen out of favour with coach Frank Rijkaard following a loss of form.
And Galliani has now hinted a summer transfer to the San Siro has moved a step closer following a meeting with the player´s agent and brother, Roberto de Assis. Galliani told Gazzetta Dello Sport: "There is an agreement in principle with the player. Now we must reach an agreement with Barcelona."
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