However, the deal fell through and despite Arsenal’s late interest, Milan eventually managed to land him on a three year-deal.
But since swapping France for Italy, Niang has failed to impress, featuring just the once for the Serie A club.
And according to talkSPORT.com, the Rossoneri are willing to listen to offers and could indeed offload the promising forward as early as January.
Niang has great potential and, under the right tutelage, the France Under-21 international could become a potent forward in the future.
Arsenal were once keen on Niang, but will The Gunners reignite their interest in him again?
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