In recent times the compatibility of the 21-year-old Brazilian and Zlatan Ibrahimovic operating in the same front three alongside Robinho or Antonio Cassano has come into question, with many believing their similar styles leave the Rossoneri with a lack of creativity.
Corriere dello Sport have today reported that under-fire los Blancos striker Karim Benzema will be out of the Santiago Bernabeu door come the summer, meaning Pato's diminished status at Milan could pave the way for a swap deal with the 24-year-old versatile Spaniard to satisfy both clubs' needs.
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