Diaz has been in a tug of war between parent club Real Madrid and Milan regarding his future, but with the UCL Milan derby looming, he is focused.

Milan Want Brahim Diaz to Return While Mario Mandzukic Bids Farewell

Milan would like to keep Brahim Diaz for next season, but they will have to negotiate with Real Madrid for it to happen. The Spanish attacker joined on a simple loan and will initially head back to the Merengues this summer. Mario Mandzukic instead announced that he is leaving Milan at the end of his six-month contract.

Mandžukić Says “Yes” to Milan: One Final Step to Go

Whilst the Rossoneri have apparently solved their midfield issue, with Torino's Soualiho Meïté set to arrive at Milanello, the club also needs to add a player to the attacking department. Over the last 48 hours, Mario Mandžukić has suddenly emerged as the clear favorite and according to Calciomercato, the player has already given his acceptance to join Milan.