ready to step in if Perugia continue to build up the player's price.
Perugia supremo Luciano Gaucci is desperate not to sell Ze Maria for less
than he believes the player is worth - although the South American star is
keen to move after relegation.
Inter are currently trying to agree a fee for the player, but Milan could
hijack the move according to speculation in the Italian media.
"I liked what Inter had to say," confirmed Ze Maria. "It is probably the
last train of my career - which obviously I would like to board. But for the
moment I am here with Perugia and I will continue to give everything for the
"I have known for a few days about the interest from Inter, but have heard
nothing about Milan."