According to a report by Spanish media TodoFichajes, AC Milan has begun contact with Casey’s agent to discuss the issue of contract renewal between the two parties.
Casey’s current contract expires in June 2022, with an annual salary of 2.2 million euros. According to TodoFichajes, Milan hopes to renew the contract with the Côte d'Ivoire international until 2025, and may provide a higher annual salary.
The 23-year-old Casey moved from Atlanta to Milan in July 2017. After taking office last season, Pioli chose the midfielder and Ben Nasser as the team’s main double midfielder, which also helped Casey show A more stable state.
So far in the new season, Casey has played 6 official games on behalf of Milan, 5 of which served as the starter, contributed 1 goal and 1 assist.