The Italian striker played with the Liverpool man at the San Siro for 18 months.
Burnley are reported to be tracking AC Milan's Giampaolo Pazzini, which is likely to fuel rumours linking Danny Ings with Newcastle United and Sunderland.
Giampaolo Pazzini has become peripheral at AC Milan and is looking for a January loan, would Queens Park Rangers be the ideal destination?
AC Milan are keen on sending Giampaolo Pazzini out on loan in January.
Chelsea boss Jose Mourinho is said to be trying to bring Mario Balotelli to Stamford Bridge and reports in Italy suggest AC Milan have named their price.