Bruno Andrade of A Bola this past winter transfer window reported that AC Milan were monitoring FC Porto winger and trequartista Otavio for a potential bosman deal in the summer. He noted a figure of 1.5 million euros on a 4 year deal.

Nicolo Schira is reporting that Milan have progressed significantly with the agent of Otavio and are offering him a 4 year contract worth 3 million euros per year until 2025.