Jose Mourinho has despatched Manchester United scouts to look at Serbian midfielder Sergej Milinkovic-Savic forward of a possible €100m transfer in 2018.
The Lazio midfielder has been related to Guy United up to now, and hyperlinks are expanding additional with the opportunity of Marouane Fellaini leaving the membership on a loose switch in the summertime.
Fellaini is but to signal a brand new deal at Previous Trafford, and Mourinho is reportedly reluctant to promote him for a cut-price in January.
United will unquestionably want a new midfielder if Fellaini leaves in the summertime, with Turkish facet Besiktas related. They may additionally search for midfield reinforcements with out that construction, particularly with a participant of Milinkovic-Savic’s high quality.
The Reds have additionally been related to Valencia CF 20-year-old Carlos Soler and Schalke 04’s Leon Goretzka.
United scouts had been provide as Lazio beat Sampdoria 2-1 clear of house, declare Il Messaggero. Studies in September from Calciomercato.com claimed Mourinho used to be ‘enchanted’ with the 22-year-old.
He scored the equaliser for Lazio, and his significance to the facet is huge. That suggests Lazio won’t let him cross cost effectively.
Il Messaggero quote a €100m price ticket for Milinkovic-Savic, with United’s switch kitty identified to be probably the most greatest on this planet.
Mourinho broke the sector switch price report to signal Paul Pogba from Serie An aspect Juventus in 2016, and will have to pay a an identical fee for his new midfield goal.
A bodily presence, Milinkovic-Savic may end up to be an improve all-round on Fellaini, despite the fact that coming at a really perfect fee.